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The Eye of the Beholder

Written June 24, 2016(edited 2017)

“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder” and “Beauty is on the inside”.

When I first heard these statements I understood them right away, however, it wasn’t until recently that these words hit home. 801 more words

Human Nature

Meekness vs obsequiousness

Obsequiousness isn’t meekness. Meekness isn’t obsequiousness.

The vices opposed to humility are,

  1. pride: by reason of defect, and
  2. a too great obsequiousness or abjection of oneself, which would be an excess of humility.
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God Saw That It Was GOOD

God Saw That It Was Good

When He created the world,
God saw that it was good.

He created human being,
In His image and likeness He created them, 412 more words


Right Sized

On the brink of May 2017, I am continuing to share my experience with spiritual principals learned and incorporated into my life as the result of following the program of recovery from alcoholism. 247 more words

Deal 985: Haiku

sure dog loyal dog
humbled by a butter knife
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Daily Deal

April 30.17 ethot

Psalm 30:5 (1-12) “For His anger is but for a moment, His favor is for a lifetime;

What do you think you’re doing? 518 more words


The breaking of the bread

A sermon for the third Sunday of Easter, April 30, 2017 St. James Episcopal Church, Lincoln, California

I wrote this sermon three years ago, for a church in Westchester County, New York. 1,046 more words