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Praying Made Easy. 3. To Reach Out for Help

Our difficulty to reach out for help is a measure of our independence. Our ability to reach out for help is a mark of our independence. Both statements can be true.   You may not agree with that, yet I’ll bet we do agree that one time or another–and more often than only one time–every one […]

Posted on October 30, 2017 at 6:06 am by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Praying Made Easy. 2. Past Self-Doubt

Getting past self-doubt is a normal, natural desire. Just is it’s perfectly normal and natural to doubt the ability to do certain things. Even the most confident individual experiences self-doubt in the face of certain things. That’s a problem when those doubts get in the way of what we want for ourselves, what we want […]

Posted on October 26, 2017 at 5:04 am by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Understanding God. Impossible.

Understanding God is impossible. When I first read that, I was bummed. Thomas Keating‘s actual statement is: “God isn’t something you can understand.” I have spent a whole lot of time and energy trying to figure out the what, how, and so many why’s about God. That bummed. Hard to accept that I can’t understand […]

Posted on August 14, 2017 at 4:47 am by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Belief. Faith. Any Difference? Does it Matter?

“Belief. Faith.” was last night’s topic at the Men’s Network session I attend most Mondays. Since I would spend today surrounded by Cindy’s colon surgery, I showed up early last night. I showed up eager to enjoy both my belief and my faith. There are differences between belief and faith. Actually, they’re the sort of […]

Posted on July 19, 2017 at 5:37 am by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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