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Authentic? Really?

Authentic? Really?

When you let God choose your word for the year, hold onto your chair with both hands because you’re about to be taken for the wildest ride of your life. Dorothy and Toto could not have imagined the whirlwind caused by one single, solitary word. Who knew a simple word like authentic could wreak such havoc? […]

Neither Do I

Neither Do I

Are you a people-watcher? I sometimes marvel at the variety of shapes, sizes, attitudes, behaviors, and fashion choices I see in the world around me. In my younger days, I hastily evaluated people using a mental checklist that neatly stereotyped people into tidy categories. I’m embarrassed to admit it, but these were my categories: well-dressed, […]

Intentional Little Things

Intentional Little Things

I can’t remember exactly when they started appearing. Each tiny, white rectangle wore a 4-digit tattoo and a silver staple. I’d find them on our bathroom floor. And, on the bedroom carpet. Occasionally, one would haphazardly make it to the top of the dresser. After picking up and throwing away a passel of them away, […]

S.T.R.E.S.S.ful Season?

S.T.R.E.S.S.ful Season?

How do you manage your stressful days? Mine eventually find their way into a tubful of water with praise music playing loud enough to overcome the blasting whirlpool jets. I usually stay there until my fingertips and toes look like they belong to Yoda. That seems to work pretty well with the ordinary stresses of […]

Happy Dependence Day!

Happy Dependence Day!

At first, I thought I could cinch my boot straps up a notch or two and wade through the emotion. But as soon as I walked through the church door and saw the “Happy Mother’s Day” sign, my boots fell apart. Just six weeks earlier I had gone to my mother’s house only to discover […]