Tag Archives: perspective

Of Empathy and Experience

Sometimes the Lord has to put us into someone else’s place to put us into our place… experience can lead to empathy, if our hearts are open. Continue reading

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A Pretty Good Day

Broken merchandise, unwanted home maintenance problems and road mishaps… sounds like a perfect way to make a good day, eh?! Continue reading

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Raising the Shade

Sometimes, a slight shift in our perspective makes a complete difference in what we see. Continue reading

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Sundogs

Sometimes, getting the view we want to see requires that we endure some discomfort… like taking pictures in a minus twenty wind chill. Continue reading

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Different Views

We sat on the deck, enjoying our drinks and watching the muddy Missouri roll along underneath the three bridges that connect Kansas and Missouri at this particular point. Continue reading

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Insight

we were not made
for miles or moments
but for a life
that extends beyond life,
for existence that transcends living. Continue reading

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Errands Run Amok

It seemed like a really simple plan, nothing spectacular, routine to the point of being mundane Continue reading

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