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Anatomical Hearts

I gifted my family with a not so traditional  charm to represent our bond.  Each is a hand cast anatomical heart with our initials stamped on surface made by a really awesome jewelry designer from Brooklyn.    79 more words


With You

Tell me your story,

Share your every word,

Whisper your deeds to me,

To me.

Give me your burdens,

Your trials and fears,

I’ll take their weight from thee, 32 more words


An Exercise in Values

Values: “A person’s principles or standards of behavior; one’s judgment of what is important in life.” (Thanks, Google!)

Back in May, I was encouraged to do a rapid brainstorming exercise to determine the values that are most important to me. 472 more words


Devotional - Psalm 19.1


Psalm 19.1

The heavens are telling the glory of God; and the firmament proclaims his handiwork.

“Where do you feel God’s presence?” This is one of my favorite questions to ask whenever I gather with fellow Christians, and one that I will be asking the youth on our mission trip to Raleigh, North Carolina this week. 324 more words

Old Testament

I Don’t Know What to Say!

There are times in life when we simply don’t know what to say. Suppose the phone rings in the wee hours of the morning, waking you from a deep sleep. 691 more words


Damselflies and True Nature - Day 1 on raft

I tie one end of a long towrope to my wrist and one end to the boat beached on the shore (no place to tie to the raft) and push off. 280 more words