Category Archives: Faith

Its Not about the Cake

I consider myself a white evangelical Christian. Or at least I did until recently when that term has morphed into something very different from what I have always thought it was. It is estimated that 81% of white evangelical Christian’s … Continue reading

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Though the Mountains go into the sea…

This blog post was written in April but not made public.  I have changed some it to reflect the now.  I just could not make it public at the time. Unless my readers have been in a complete bubble, you … Continue reading

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Gentle not Nasty -A rebuttal to Ashley

Women joined all over the world to protest in peaceful marches to draw attention to women’s issues – the march prompted by President Trump’s sexist, demeaning comments about women and potential policy changes.  In most countries women’s issues need to be addressed.  It is in the way we draw attention to these issues that makes […]

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My Life is in Your Hands

I have always had a bit of a control problem though I do manage it much better than I did when I was younger. I am sure the fact that I was put “in charge” at a very young age, … Continue reading

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The Neglectful Gardener 

For more years than I  can count, my garden seems to have a big problem – neglect and weeds.  It seems I just get a handle on them, then life, weather, other priorities and yes, laziness lets the weeds take … Continue reading

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“One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity”                   Albert Sweitze I looked at a number of quotes on adversity and this one seemed to fit … Continue reading

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Eminent Orphans and me

It started with a previous blog post.  A friend told me about  Malcolm Gladwell’s book “David and Goliath “ in reference to  me wondering why some people survive tragic circumstances and others get stalled in life because of them Since Christmas … Continue reading

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