Psinging the Psalms

Jul 07

Psinging the Psalms

Following on from my last blog post, when I’m learning something new I think context helps with the memory process. My kids believe context helps with the communication process as well, and would be thrilled if I could add context to any of my communications… To serve this end I took a whole stack of books out of our amazing library about the Psalms. When...

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Rejection

Apr 30

Rejection

Isn’t it funny how sometimes you can go about your day, all is well, and then some little thing happens and WHAM! Major over-reaction, emotions in a whirl, you are consumed by whatever it is that happened and it goes around and around in your head like a dog taking down a rat? This has happened to me twice this week in my business. I think it’s fair to...

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How Big is God?

Dec 12

How Big is God?

This is a question I’ve been asking myself a lot lately. How big is God, really? In the conversations I’ve had with people about my not going to church there seems to be a lot of fear for my spiritual safety, and to be honest, I’ve also felt a little nervous regarding the spiritual growth of my two kids without the church to kind of “back...

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Gifting vs. Grasping

Nov 02

Gifting vs. Grasping

I’ve been reading a fascinating book at the encouragement of a friend. It’s called “Theology of the Body for Beginners“* Very cool. One of the lessons which struck me was the one on gift vs. grasp. It’s our current social epidemic. In the Garden God had many gifts for Adam and Eve. Instead of trusting Him and waiting for Him to gift...

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Prayerful Moments

Oct 22

Prayerful Moments

I believe strongly that victory is won or lost in the brain. All day long there’s a kind of “chatter going on inside our heads. That chatter is either confirming who we are in Christ, who we are as our best selves, or it’s going against it. Most people I know have chatter that is constantly condemning, rebuking, or criticizing either ourselves...

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Take a Breath

Oct 01

Take a Breath

Life is lived at a pretty fast pace these days.  I know my life in the past month or so has been ridiculously hectic trying to keep my head above water with a job that has temporarily become almost full-time, a new business that my kids and I are working hard at creating momentum for, this site which, while more of a hobby site, is a true passion of mine, highschool...

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