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Handwriting Tag

My blogger friend, Squid, nominated me for the “Handwriting Tag.” Since blogging generally consists of lots of typing,  it was fun to grab a piece of paper and hand write my answers to the questions: 80 more words


The Conversation Pit

Here’s a little look inside my church office…specifically, this is the conversation pit. Many in depth talks have been held here.

This is where the church elders study, pray, and meet on church matters. 1,066 more words

Peace the world cannot give.

Yesterday’s news of the martyrdom of Fr. Jacques Hamel in Rouen, France left me in tatters. Reading online commentary did nothing for my heart, either (not that it ever does). 947 more words


Why we all need a "guilt-free" zone.

Last Saturday, during my week in review, I mentioned I came up with an original phrase that I am now claiming as my own. I’ve never read it anywhere but I was having a conversation with someone and there it was escaping my lips and I thought, “Wow. 691 more words


Blessed are the merciful...

Mercy is undeserved, unmerited, unwarranted. It’s compassion inexpressible, grace unimaginable, love unconditional.

Mercy is holding a door, holding a hand, holding a heart. It’s that extra step or extra mile to show someone they matter. 339 more words