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Living your BEST life

So the image in this blog is supposed to represent a blooming flower. I chose it as a way of representing ourselves – flowers in bloom. 383 more words

How You Use Your Mouth

“You use your mouth for evil and harness your tongue to deceit.” (Psalm 50:19, NIV).

“Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen.” (Ephesians 4:29, NIV)

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When Delay Produces a Yes

Dear Friends,

It has been a challenging few weeks. One apartment we had our hearts set on, fell through. Even after giving everything but our DNA sample on the application, the answer was no. 139 more words

Speech Acts: how to apologize and invite

John Searle’s Model of Speech Acts: Apologizing and Inviting

John Searle, a philosopher of language, has proposed a theory of meaning which attempts to account for the context of utterances. 2,532 more words


You Have Got to be Joking?

There were 2 articles in the news today that caught my attention. The first was : 1,064 more words


The Lost Art of Commitment

When we chose this month’s word, Commitment, my head truly started to spin. There is so much to be said about commitment.  Commitment to our Heavenly Father, our spouses, our families, friends, church, work… so much content.  1,076 more words


I Didn't Outgrow the Valentine's Day Cookies

I texted my mom first thing this morning on Valentine’s Day to see if there was a package on its way. I thought maybe it was late. 379 more words