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Divine plans were set in place,
Especially for me
So that I would do the good works
That reflect God’s glory.
I gladly live as who I am; 13 more words


Van Gogh and Me: Pursuing Our Vocations

Dear Theo: The Autobiography of Vincent Van Gogh contains much spiritual treasure.

Van Gogh originally set out to follow in his father’s footsteps as a pastor, but for reasons that are only somewhat revealed, it didn’t work out.  638 more words

Spiritual Reflections

Jaw Hits Floor and Rolls Under Piano

Well, that was good.
Very good.
Surprisingly good.
Gob-smackingly good, in fact!
Many thanks, my Lord.

In case you’re new to this blog, a quick recap: Vic, my vicar, does not support the ordination of women, and was appropriately shocked when I asked him to refer me to the Diocesan Director of Ordinands in Feb. 328 more words


Occupations with training lasting up to 12 months (grouped by skill level and job openings)

Occupations with training under 12 months (grouped by skill level and job openings)
Data sources: 1. 2014 BC Median hourly wage rate is based on Job Bank data from ESDC; 556 more words

Feast of Saint Augustine (28 August 2015)

years ago — in the year 1956 — our church calendar had not been altered for many years, and the feast of Saint Rose of Lima fell on August 30. 523 more words

Daily Messages

on loss, creating positive change, and the music that can arise

“You can hold that tension like a violin string and make something beautiful.” ~Dick Nodel (via Julie Burstein)

Julie Burstein, a radio host who focuses on exploring creativity, once spoke of how embracing loss is necessary in order for creativity to emerge. 528 more words

Dreams And Transformative Experiences