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“The world will never starve for want of wonders, but only for want of wonder.” -G.K. Chesterton, Tremendous Trifles

Quran Reflection: On Being Pleased

*Note: I am not a scholar. This is but a self-reflective piece.

God tells us at the end of verse 58:22 of the Quran:

رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهُمْ وَرَضُوا عَنْهُ ۚ

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From A Stone

“Then the Lord spoke to Moses, saying, ‘Take the rod; you and your brother Aaron gather the congregation together. Speak to the rock before their eyes, and it will yield its water…

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humbled gratitude

I want to wake each day with a grateful heart. I imagine you do, too. We want to fight our  tendency toward thank-less-ness. But do you find, like I do, that you grumble (in your heart, if not out loud) when people or circumstances get in the way of your perfect plans? 425 more words


Is the Bar too High?

More devotional to share from Songs in the Key of Solomon…. In the Word …and In the Mood by John & Anita Renfroe.  This one was about that is the bar too high?  224 more words


The poet's breakfast

Something wrong with Twemlow’s cornflakes?
Is the milk not warm enough?
Would he like some buttered muffins
to beguile his morning oeuf?

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