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Leadership At Home...Part 1

The greatest opportunities for influence occur within the confines of the four walls where we live.

What we need to consider, however, involves several areas of critical significance. 159 more words

Thankful and Blessed


Reading through my past blogs has that effect on me. There is a flood of release of all my thoughts and feelings on a wide array of issues which gently remind me how good and faithful my Living God is to me. 202 more words

Christian Walk

Lessons from Meeple

Life is rich with teaching moments, those seemingly small events that impart something about our world, or more importantly, about ourselves.  Teaching moments often come in surprising ways.  369 more words

Mommy, why is he brown?

I looked at my 3 year old daughter, her little legs swinging heavy winter boots nonchalantly from the wooden bench where she sat beside me. She was looking past me at the man who had just arrived to pick up his daughter from day care. 289 more words


As a social worker, my whole career centres around building working relationships with a wide variety of people. Whether I’m at the office or in clients’ homes, I’m always navigating unique and dynamic relationships and taking on many different roles (spouse, sister, friend, colleague, social worker, employee). 1,046 more words

When Life Threatens To Bust Me Wide Open

The things meant to sustain us, are often the things that drain us…

Some days break me. Crack me wide open. I feel exhausted and moody. 422 more words


"I yelled at Grandma." 

Those were the words I uttered to my Mom as I sat next to her hospital bed. Suddenly she was awake. Her eyes widened, “What did you say?” … 753 more words