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Perfection Isn't the Ultimate Goal

Does anyone else struggle with perfection? I’m talking about the debilitating perfection, the kind that cripples you from trying things at all because you’re scared they won’t be absolutely perfect. 305 more words

Being Real With People

Simple ways to start your day with intentionality

Here are a few simple ways to get your day started on the right foot:

  1. Wake up a bit earlier than you normally would. Just having 15 extra minutes to prepare for your day can make a huge difference in your morning routine.
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Why the 'tyranny of the urgent' plagues us

Most of us have the best of intentions when we start out our day or our week.  Some of us may even have spent time reflecting, ahead of time, on what should be our ‘most important’ ministry tasks in that coming week. 404 more words


Breathing Easier

I was in Southern California (LA) for this last week to support a family member returning to teaching after a medical issue last April. Certain aspects of the experience were expected, and some were quite surprising and intense. 808 more words

Random Musing

Staying outraged. And sane.

“It was important, Dumbledore said, to fight, and fight again, and keep fighting, for only then could evil be kept at bay, though never quite eradicated” … 1,289 more words

Global Health

Tehillim One Hundred and Twenty-Eight: Intentionality

“If you eat the toil of your hands, you are praiseworthy, and it is good for you (Psalms 128:2).” While this could be seen very basically as a heavenly endorsement for farm to table eating, I’m choosing to take the message a bit broader. 145 more words

A Blonde with Red Hair

I think of myself as a fairly type A person. I think through many decisions with painstaking care. However, when it comes to my hair, I have made hasty, drastic changes without so much as a fleeting thought. 327 more words