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My friend said my life is like a Tyler Perry movie. I must say I think he’s right because you can’t even make up the stuff that happens to me. 349 more words


"Om Syndrome"

A friend and I were recently talking about spirituality and authenticity. I talked about both my love and frustration with Facebook, and other social media. I said how I appreciate heartfelt posts about health and meaning-making, but I’m also disturbed by the way posts about yoga, faith, religion, meditation, mindfulness, and gratitude can actually be used to feed delusions of grandeur, fuel feelings of smug superiority, or reinforce judgmental tendencies. 607 more words


Fair-weather Faith

How precious is our Father to us? How about his Word?

Where do we turn when troubles arise or when others despise us? What about when troubles arise and others despise us… 415 more words


Every Living Creature

 I have placed my rainbow in the clouds. It is the sign of my covenant with you and with all the earth. When I send clouds over the earth, the rainbow will appear in the clouds, and I will remember my covenant with you and with all living creatures. 32 more words


Wounded Holy

When our bones break, when our hearts bleed, when we’re cut and insides gutted, we cry out in pain, with groans words cannot express, sharp intake of breath and gasping for air in between the shudders. 461 more words


Changes and Resolutions Part 2: A New Mindset

If you have not done so already, please go read part 1 of my “Changes and Resolutions” post.

As Jonathan and I are talking about and praying about the idea of resolving to live “childfree”, there are certain steps we want to take to make positive changes in our life that will help us make this important decision and move forward in a healthy way. 863 more words


Resources for Kids Who've Been Exposed to a Natural Disaster

Howdy from Texas,

As I’m sure you’ve heard, there has been devastating flooding here in Central Texas. There have also been several tornadoes. Being a mother and former therapist, my heart is breaking for the children who have been impacted by these events.   899 more words