Category Archives: Friends

The true measure of love

Today I sit in the stillness, finally alone with my heart in the hush of November’s gloaming. The days are getting shorter.  The nights colder.  The landscape is brown and winter is coming.  It is not the time for planting, … Continue reading

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Learning to Look

Lately I’ve been at a loss for words.  Which is not “like me.” I struggle to trust the purposes of God as I pray for two dear families with new babies. There is a new little son whose brain is … Continue reading

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Holiday Weekend Wonder — {Happy July 4th!}

What is freedom? Today we celebrate it with parades and we punctuate it with fireworks.  But I wonder–what is it really–this freedom we extol. Politicians through the eras have labored to define a notion of freedom.  In my mind’s eye, … Continue reading

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Weekend Wonder — {Slices of Life}

We’re at the outdoor market . . .we’re at the pool . . . our summer-starved souls happy to be out and about in flip-flops and t-shirts.  But the rain falls too and we dash inside. My dear friend and … Continue reading

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