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Some More Thoughts on Humility ...

https://notmyfirstrodeoblog.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/01-hamabe-no-uta-narita.m4a Hamabe No Uta (Narita), Jean-Pierre Rampal, from the album “Rampal: Japanese Folk Melodies”, (1978)

Another Sunday rolls around, happening with ever increasing frequency, or so it seems to my “older” self. 815 more words

The Inner Struggle

FINALLY! Some clarity on the "divorced and civilly remarried" controversy

Why couldn’t we have started here 2 years ago before all the acrimony and misunderstanding … This article is from Fr. Z’s Blog and is SO important (if one is Catholic) that I re-posted it here in it’s entirety. 2,511 more words

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Good Sunday Morning from the Shire ...

https://notmyfirstrodeoblog.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/02-e697a9e698a5e8b3a6.m4a “早春賦”  by Akira Nakada, performed by William W. Spearman IV and Tomoko Okada,  from the album “Beautiful Japanese Songs”, (2006)

A beautiful sunny Sunday morning in the Shire. 1,345 more words

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Year-End, Prayer, and Fasting ... Lent

https://notmyfirstrodeoblog.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/06-yashi-no-mi-ohnaka.m4a Yashi No Mi (Ohnaka), Jean-Pierre Rampal, from the album “Rampal: Japanese Folk Melodies”, (1978)

Well, my Year End accounting efforts are bearing much fruit. For the first time in 8 years I am up to date and almost done on time. 606 more words

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Occupational Hazard...

I make my living as a fitness trainer. I have worked a small town 17 years, Fallbrook, California.  Because of what I do, the size of the town, and my time in place, many people know me here – know who I am and what I do. 403 more words


Fasting, Year End, This and That ...

https://notmyfirstrodeoblog.files.wordpress.com/2016/01/28-shakuhachi-flute-music.m4aShakuhachi Flute Music”, from the album “Chinese and Japanese Koto Harp and Shakuhachi Flute” (2008)

Peaceful mind, peaceful body, fasting, fasting is proving to be an interesting and surprisingly fulfilling experience. 1,266 more words

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Fasting ... Part Two ...

https://notmyfirstrodeoblog.files.wordpress.com/2016/12/12-en-pric3a8re.m4a “En Priere”, Bill Douglas, from the album “Kaleidoscope”, (1993)

Well, the Jason Fung diet effort continues. I started on January 17th and immediately proceeded to the 24 hour fast, that is, only eating supper every 24 hours. 395 more words

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