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Even In Chaos

 

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God Is Here God Is Here God Is Here

God has been so close to me, so present these last weeks. If you’ve read my last posts, you’ll have seen that I’m having a really hard time with my family. And God is here, so close, so near to … Continue reading

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In The Night Season Her Song Is With Me

As the deer longs for the water-brooks, * so longs my soul for you, O God. My soul is athirst for God, athirst for the living God; * when shall I come to appear before the presence of God? My … Continue reading

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Jacob’s Blessing

  If this blessing were easy, anyone could claim it. As it is, I am here to tell you that it will take some work. This is the blessing that visits you in the struggling, in the wrestling, in the … Continue reading

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Who Am I & Who Are You

I made a list tonight of the¬†people in my life who found me very difficult to deal with, and who I have found very difficult to deal with. Then I looked at the names I had written down. This is … Continue reading

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Expecto Patronum

Keeping the Dementors at bay at the moment. source “Dementors are among the foulest creatures that walk this earth. They infest the darkest, filthiest places, they glory in decay and despair, they drain peace, hope, and happiness out of the … Continue reading

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Yes Too Much. (The Trouble With) How We Live

I’m saying Yes too much. People around me in crisis-mode, as so often, too often.¬† Me trying to teach others kindness to themselves by being kind, by listening, by offering support. I’m saying Yes too much. In-between hearing what everybody … Continue reading

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