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still counting joy

As indicated by my personal life crisis blog-design update, I have been feeling restless again. Trying to find a place in to live in the Bay Area is *the* würst. 782 more words

More Ecclesiastes

I am more accustomed to four-minute songs than symphonies. There is a pattern to the work God does; but more often than not, it’s so intricate that I can hardly see it. 188 more words

autumn items

· this morning i went on a long overdue prayer walk in berkeley and listened to a full sermon in the grey september gloom on my secret hidden park bench… 133 more words

Paul's Advice

Today’s first reading (1 COR 7:25-31) can be difficult if we forget to contextualize it. In St. Paul’s era, when he says: So this is what I think because of the present distress… 351 more words

because he lives

because He lives, I can face tomorrow · because He lives, all fear is gone · and I know He holds the future · a… 587 more words

of risk & reward

So last night, I made a batch of almond + cashew butter ‘monster’ cookies. My mental to-bake list included oh I bet an almond/cashew butter mix would be pretty tasty! 131 more words

west coast sunshine dream*

But this I call to mind, and therefore I have hope: the steadfast love of the Lord never ceases, His mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning. 57 more words