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A few lovely things for today, when I’m packing up to head back to AZ and planning a few stops along the way.


The Simple Things

After my wild July of travel and retreats it is good to be home. Although my “routine” is never regular (a cherished reality of my life) the alternating round of office work and spiritual conversations and tasks at home gives me ample opportunity for what Macrina Wiederkehr speaks of as the practice of presence that leads to praise. 368 more words


(a) Exposed to the possibility of being harmed emotionally or physically
(b) In need of support, care or protection. Risk of abuse or neglect… 732 more words


Parable and Paradox

Parable and Paradox: Sonnets on the Saying of Jesus and Other Poems, is Malcolm Guite’s latest collection of poetry. As he did in Sounding the Seasons… 354 more words


78: Unattractive

Leah had weak eyes, but Rachel had a lovely figure and was beautiful.” Genesis 29:17 NIV

Unusually, I wrote this piece before I had a Bible verse to illustrate it. 486 more words

Fresh Mercies Daily

Inner Power - Langston Hughes

Source: Internet

Author: Langston Hughes


In the dark,

Found light

Brighter than many ever see.


Within herself,

Found loveliness,

Through the soul’s own mastery. 19 more words

Inspirational Message