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deep winter reflections

Typically the new year for me brings out new energy, fresh ideas and great goals ahead. But this year I’m noticing my soul craving something different….

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I take a moment to share about my blogging silence of late… and next steps for this blog. It’s a personal post of life changes and how this impacts my writing for the new year.

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on prayers for Willow Creek, The Catholic Church and every one of our hearts

Among the difficulties the Protestant and Catholic Churches face, how might we respond? Today I encourage one perspective.

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the end of a season :: summer snapshots

Oh the lazy, slow days of summer are gone! Just a quick picture peek at our summer.

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YOUR Summer 2018 fiction recommendations!

I asked and you responded! This post contains the several fiction book titles my readers suggested I try this summer. Maybe there’s a title for you too!

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ten things I’m loving right now

Sharing a few of my current favorites — a random collection of thoughts and things!

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