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12 Lessons from a Jigsaw Puzzle: Putting Together the Pieces of Spiritual Formation

Jigsaw puzzles often appear on our table during long January evenings. We’ve done several this year.  As we worked at the one pictured, I began to notice what the process has to teach you and I about spiritual practices that help us know and encounter God. 1,537 more words


Three men and two women sat side by side on a long bench. The floor was damp and the only light came from a small, barred window in the upper corner of the room. 1,164 more words

Vol. 1 - Origins: The Slow Year

Frozen morning

During mid-January Winter came for a visit to north-Central Ohio.  Sub-zero wind chill turned our front door into a frozen curtain to view our snowy landscape.

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The Tale Of The Sleeping Beauty(Part 2)

The very next day, the royal emperor made an ordering proclamation that all spinning wheels in the royal kingdom of Danvie be destroyed, one by one. 794 more words

Dark Fairy


The final image in this fog series that I have been sharing of downtown Willard, Ohio in early December.  A gloomy night where light struggles to break through the darkness.

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The lights of downtown Willard, Ohio through the mist of a foggy evening in December.

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Fog descends upon the downtown of Willard, Ohio as the lights of Christmas attempt to burn through it’s thick web.

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