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Pathfinding

  My dear friends, I could use your help. I have started writing books, developing my website, public speaking, and generally expanding on what I started with this simple blog. As a part of the process, there are many suggestions on … Continue reading

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What are God’s plans for me?

Jesse Tree Day 15: Today we find another prophet. Jeremiah is one of my favorites. I find it interesting that he, like Moses and most other prophets, tried to turn down the job. Maybe it’s because prophets are usually not … Continue reading

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Do you know the future?

Jesse Tree Day 14: Wouldn’t you love to know the future? As we get closer to the end of the year, we will hear more and more predictions of the world to come. In reality, they are just guesses, with … Continue reading

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Regrets

We have all had those moments of being confronted with something that we have done wrong, and regretting our actions. It is especially difficult to realize that you have been unintentionally hurting someone you love. The first thing you want … Continue reading

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Waiting

I love having a purpose and a clear direction. Wandering around without knowing where I am going is frustrating. Recently, though, a friend told me about her time of waiting. She had recently retired, and was looking at what to … Continue reading

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Graduation Day

It is graduation day today. There have been weeks of events and ceremonies and celebrations leading up to this, and it’s hard to imagine that it is here. It’s a time of endings and new beginnings, a time of sadness … Continue reading

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Eyes on Me

It’s so easy for me to get into worry mode. I wonder how a situation is going to work out, I worry about my children’s future, and I am concerned about a friend’s life that is in turmoil. Then I … Continue reading

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Sinners and Saints

I heard a quote from Oscar Wilde the other day.  “All saints have a past and all sinners have a future.”  I love that.  We tend to put saints and people we see as holy on a pedestal that is … Continue reading

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Letting Go

Last night I was reminded of holding on to things that cannot be changed.  We all have things that we regret – words that were said, actions that we took, decisions we have made.  The thing about the past is … Continue reading

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Being Present

As my oldest daughter winds up her Thanksgiving week at home from college, and her youngest sister starts to see the end of her visit, I am reminded of the importance and the gift of being present.  Being present in … Continue reading

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