I’m in the business of burying a tear~seed today. Digging and pressing into the soil a small, broken dream, an old hope. I’m not making the resting place just any place. 542 more words
Tags » Discernment
Happy are the people whose strength is in you! whose hearts are set on the pilgrims’ way. Psalm 84: 4
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Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves.
Therefore we must pay much closer attention to what we have heard, lest we drift away from it. Hebrews 2:1
Back in 1900, people who called for women’s suffrage, laws protecting the environment and consumers, an end to lynching, the right of workers to form unions, a progressive income tax, a federal minimum wage, old-age insurance, dismantling of Jim Crow laws, the eight-hour workday, and government-subsidized health care and housing were considered impractical idealists, Utopian dreamers, or dangerous socialists. 900 more words
Ask most people, and they’ll agree: Enjoying everything in moderation and maintaining balance are fine ideals, though fairly challenging as a daily practice. As with so much else in life, finding our ideal balance requires both patience and persistence. 422 more words