Tag Archives: choice

So Many

Isn’t it intriguing that living on the same planet, dealing with the challenges of life, causes some people to wilt and others to flourish and grow stronger? Faith, hope and love… Continue reading

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Arrows of Emotion

Some situations may be more likely to trigger certain emotions… but we choose which emotions to focus on. Continue reading

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More Than One Door

What happens when a great preacher turns away from a door that God had opened for him? Continue reading

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God’s Will

“This is God’s will.” The words carry such weight, such strength, such power. Sometimes they are spoken from the desire to comfort, sometimes from the urge to afflict. Sometimes they soothe the spirit, ease the aching heart. Sometimes they provoke … Continue reading

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Invocation of Blessing

to forgive fervently
and adore all that is pure and good,
to walk quietly in the midst of turmoil Continue reading

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The Least Slice

I know that soon,
a wide slate darkness
will cover the sky
and the tender blush of a rising sun
will fade. Continue reading

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Virgel and Lucille

It was his goal to live to be ninety years old, a feat he accomplished early this year. But, it was not his goal to live as a semi-invalid. Continue reading

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