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Unexpected Witness

My husband and I  were at a restaurant for lunch, and it’s not one where you would necessarily expect to have a moment of faith. The waitstaff, with their tattoos, and alternative-leaning clothes, hair color, and makeup don’t appear to be the … Continue reading

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Coming Home

  Alan Graham, of Mobile Loaves and Fishes, says that the main cause of homelessness is a catastrophic failure of the family. If the family of a person with mental illness, disabilities or drug addiction doesn’t have the financial, emotional, or … Continue reading

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Fasting

  As I sat hungry at the evening Ash Wednesday service, I thought of a meal I had a couple years ago. Crazy, I know, but this one really made an impression on me. A friend was on a diet … Continue reading

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Just One Day

It’s amazing the power of just one day. Every year it happens to me. Yes, I had well over three times I wanted those snacks on Wednesday, and each time I was mindful of the intentions I would give for … Continue reading

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God Moment

I had the neatest God moment yesterday.  I was meeting a friend for lunch, and brought a book to read if I got there early or she was late.  It was a spiritual book, and the waitress asked about it.  … Continue reading

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