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To Face the Face of Solitude

Dear Friends,

I have received today an extra blessing..the blessing of a day off from work.  The blessing of what can be thought of as a “lie-in”.   551 more words


The Plans We Must Lay Aside

If you have been following my blog for some time, you may remember that I had made some plans for 2015 at the beginning of the year.   446 more words


Using Both Sides of the Brain

It is often a difficult thing for me to run my life predominately using the left side of my brain.  I am sure it must be for most people but as I have not read or participated in any studies I can’t really say.   724 more words


A Story About Grace

The tempo of the music bursting from the speakers increased and so Dermia picked up her pace to match.  The hair on the nape of her neck had already become drenched through her efforts.  1,693 more words


Does Your Parenting Style Have An Effect On Your Child's Religious Outlook?

There seems to be quite a debate when it comes to the best way to rear our children.  I have heard all kinds of comments and opinions from advocates of ‘gentle parenting’ to those who believe the problems with youth today stem from the  826 more words


Putting Lipstick on a Pig

The other day I was looking at Facebook posts and was alerted to an update from a local dog rescue. This posting consisted of a video that had been posted by a trainer who is utilized by this particular rescue, and this trainer’s chosen method to use is the “E Collar”. 1,346 more words


Defining and Instilling a Sense of Home

What makes a house a home?

Close your eyes and envision your home- not the castle or mansion you hope to have when you win lotto but the actual house you live in, looking the way you want it to.   928 more words