Memorial Day Thanksgiving

Happy Memorial Day. Every day and any day are perfect times to express gratitude to and for those who serve our country, our citizens, our safety and well-being. Then Memorial Day brings that gratitude to the front of our minds. Thus, today is the chance to hold in memorial those who have already served and […]

Posted on May 29, 2017 at 5:00 am by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Oneness Mantra

As part of my search for Oneness, I say, “Thank you, Rev. Roger Teel, for writing This Life Is Joy.  At the halfway point, I am feeling more than half-full, certainly not at all empty.” For today as well as for the past several weeks, thank you for your specific recommendation that I bring to […]

Posted on January 5, 2017 at 11:29 am by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Child pose.

Immediately after church service this morning, I intercepted friend Joanna at the back of the sanctuary. Shortly before, I had received a wonderful treat from her 9-year-old daughter, Serena. “I had the most fun watching Serena listen intently to the Sunday School story of Mary and Joseph making their way to Bethlehem. The class was […]

Posted on December 19, 2016 at 5:00 am by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Haggling with God.

Haggling is not my thing. That’s probably why I love Hafiz’s poem “Manic Screaming”. We should make all spiritual talk Simple today: God is trying to sell you something, But you don’t want to buy. That is what your suffering is: Your fantastic haggling Your manic screaming over the price! Rings true to me. The […]

Posted on November 29, 2016 at 11:48 am by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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