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Weilding Gratitude

Food for the Spirit

Good afternoon! I just wanted to say I was thinking about you, and wanted to write a quick hello.  I’ve been thinking a lot about gratitude, and the fruit that this condition produces.  Gratitude not only adds color to our lives, but it can be wielded like a sword to contend for joy.  Gratitude produces […]

October 25, 2017 / By / , , , / Post a Comment
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Keys to Lasting Love: Cultivating a Great Marriage

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I blinked, and summer vanished!  What the heck happened? I’m still wondering why it’s not 100 degrees outside, and every time I look at the calendar and see it’s October, I am surprised!  This summer was full of firsts for me, one being I got to marry my husband’s best friend and his wife.   […]

October 4, 2017 / By / , , , , , / Post a Comment
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Greatness Redefined in Our Quest for Significance

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Today, I am holding a gold coin that is marked ‘VX.’  To me, this coin represents so much.  It signifies a unifying of ultimate humility and a desire for greatness.  It signifies a recognition and a responsibility to steward a call.  Every year, for the last 7 years or so, my dad’s sponsor sends me […]

July 12, 2017 / By / , , , , / 2 Comments
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Zooming Out: Gaining a Fresh and Vast Perspective

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There’s a thought lately that’s been reverberating in my brain, and I think it’s an invitation to us all.  It all started when I decided to start reading some of C.S. Lewis’s classics (as of a little over a year ago, I hadn’t read any!); and one in particular called the Screwtape letters. If you’re […]

June 7, 2017 / By / , , , , / Post a Comment
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The One Thing That’s Necessary: Curbing the Thievery of Task Orientation

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So we are a little over 3 weeks into the negativity fast, and I’m checking in…how are you doing? One thing that I feel helps me keep a healthy perspective is taking time to just BREATHE.  Sometimes just a small upward tilt of the head can help us look up, and see things a bit […]

March 28, 2017 / By / , , , , , / 4 Comments