Category Archives: Christian Devotions

A Word to One’s Self

Be strong, be smart, be tough, be humble… even when (especially when!) doing so seems more paradox than orthodox! Continue reading

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Hold to Such Memories

The longer I live, the more I treasure the memories of family gatherings and see such memories as sacred fragments. Continue reading

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The Love of Laughter

I have many wonderful memories of Thanksgiving when I was a kid in West Kentucky… my favorite, though… Continue reading

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Tater Diggin’

Sometimes the dreading of a job is worse than the job itself. That might be true about digging potatoes… Maybe… Continue reading

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The Healing Silence

In the examination of our own thoughts, we both know and are known. Continue reading

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Alive in the Desert

In the midst of such vastness as the Grand Canyon, I marvel at the beauty and persistence of tiny life. Continue reading

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Gathering from an Old Orchard

There is something of God in gathering old apples for making fresh cider, in taking what was left to rot and turning it into something sweet and precious. Continue reading

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