Monthly Archives: March 2017

Embracing the Difficult

The path of peace and grace is not always easy but it leads to a place of great blessing. Continue reading

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Masters of Their Craft

I love to watch someone who is highly skilled at their craft, whether it’s shaping metal or shaping minds. Continue reading

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Sunday Swim

As long as we nurture the child within us, we can find unexpected joy in something as simple as a swim on an early spring afternoon. Continue reading

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Beyond the Madness

If lots of good practice makes a difference in a basketball game, how much more in the game of life? Continue reading

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Return to Paradise

Sometimes something that we’ve looked forward to for a while turns out to be a disappointment. Sometimes, it turns out to be even better than we imagined! Continue reading

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Joy in the Midst of Disappointment

Even when we have lost our own voice, we can still rejoice in the singing of others… especially those we love. Continue reading

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Stuff That Lasts

There’s not much that brings parents more pleasure than seeing their kids love the things that they love and pass them along to the grandchildren. Continue reading

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