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Praying Made Easy. 6. Thanksgiving,

Happy Thanksgiving. We say it many times, this time each year. And we mean it. No doubt that everyone has much to be thankful for. So, is there any difficulty? For me it’s this: wanting to give thanks for every thing; feeling badly that I can’t. My complaint goes like this: I have so much […]

Posted on November 22, 2017 at 2:09 pm by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Good Fruit. Unexpected Blessings.

Sunlight’s strewed across the maple syrup brown concrete floor. My barefoot takes cool from the floor. Across the lobby’s expanse, day’s end sun carves shadows four, five times taller than the metal door frames. One door clatters open, startles me. Older woman, maybe, almost elfin and with two cloth satchels that pull her arms down […]

Posted on June 20, 2017 at 11:49 am by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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The Meaning of Food

So, what is the meaning of food? If my grandparents were right, food means many things. I’ll share three of them with you. And I’ll point you back to last week’s post: Feed the Body. You are what you eat. (Bea) The more natural and so the fewer artificial ingredients in what we eat, the better. […]

Posted on June 14, 2017 at 5:39 am by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Daybreak: the perfect time to break free

Daybreak is magic. And magnificent. I’ve always been an early riser. Daybreak has a slow-build beauty for me. The older I get the easier it is to be up before dawn. It’s more important, too. The transition from “the darkest hour” to the slowly lightening sky invites my patience. I love sitting in the certainty […]

Posted on June 13, 2017 at 10:32 am by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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