Monthly Archives: August 2016

Through Storm and Drought

The same rains that feed crops and livestock may also bring floods and devastation. There is both threat and beauty in the storms. Continue reading

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Above the Stench, Beyond the Sting

Even in the stench that comes after a flood, acts of love and compassion bring a divine soothing. Continue reading

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Special Company

As wonderful as a cool morning in August is, there is something even more refreshing… Continue reading

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Faith and Action

Sometimes it’s acceptance, sometimes it’s hope, sometimes it’s anger… whatever it takes to move us forward as long as we move in a good direction… Continue reading

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Sunny Side Up

Maybe it’s not so important whether the glass is half-full or half-empty… at least the glass is not broken! Continue reading

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Lessons from the Past

Accountability combined with appreciation and leadership molded by integrity are pretty good principles for principals… and the rest of us, too. Continue reading

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Stronger Than Drought

Knowing when the time is right and when it is not requires great wisdom… and a bit of common sense. Continue reading

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