Category Archives: Metaphysical Reflection

Unexpected Life

It seems little short of a miracle that a “dead” branch could generate a green sprout a year after being cut up into firewood! Continue reading

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Spring Serendipity

It seemed like a perfect case of people going their separate ways, without anger, malice aforethought, or even the slightest bit of irritation. In fact, it seemed perfectly amicable. Randa‚Äôs friend Eileen had asked her to go with her to … Continue reading

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After the Barn

It’s easy to clean off your boots when it’s all dry and dust. Easy to cleanse your soul… except when it’s not. Continue reading

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A Moment of Seeing

Even though brief, the illumination of long slants of early sun provides vision that lasts throughout the day. Continue reading

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Signs and Wonders

I love the way wet snow shows which way the wind was blowing during the storm… Continue reading

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A Gentle Storm

a sudden brilliant blaze of reflected sun
brings bursts of light from every trunk and stem, Continue reading

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A Witness of Winter

In the calm aftermath of a windless snow, I am reminded that being still helps me know God. Continue reading

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Small Gift at the End of a Dark Day

It reminded me, too, of how little it takes
to ease the darkness of a dismal day:
a friendly wave, a gentle smile, Continue reading

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True Religion

An indifferent holiness is no more Christlike than is a self-indulgent licentiousness.
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Extraordinay Seasons

Unexpected adversity can produce extraordinary beauty… in nature and in character. Continue reading

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