Category Archives: Christian Living

Working in the Dark

We can’t always know the full consequences of what we are doing but that is never a good excuse for not looking to see. Continue reading

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The Long Road to Empathy

It’s good when our experiences lead us to understanding others. Perhaps even better when we manifest empathy although we haven’t already walked the same path. Continue reading

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Tough Scriptures #3: True Victory

True strength is not shown in retaliation but in the willingness to give even more than was taken. Continue reading

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Tough Scriptures #2: A Life of Forgiveness

Forgive someone seventy times seven? Seriously?!! Uhm… yes… but only if you want true freedom… Continue reading

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Tough Scriptures-#1 Tough Times

Do you celebrate the tough times? Insane, right? Uhmm… maybe not… Continue reading

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Helping with the Hurry

I think we have lots of chances to show consideration to others with a minimum of inconvenience to ourselves. Continue reading

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Be Still and Know

Early morning sun backlighting spring maple trees and making the lawn sparkle… Ah, God is good! Continue reading

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A Good Hike, Unruined

It is a good habit in life to refuse to let disappointment ruin good experiences. Continue reading

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Tough Plantings

Does planting tomatoes in a parking lot prove I’m desperate or determined? Or just dumber than a cracked rock? Continue reading

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Improving the Foundation

Just in case you’ve ever wondered: stuffing insulation into a big hole does not properly repair a broken foundation! Continue reading

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