Carry One Another’s Burdens

Let’s say it.  Let’s just be honest.  Life sucks sometimes.  Can I hear an Amen! The expectations we place on others and on ourselves leave much to be desired.  And perhaps the reason for our bad attitude.  Unmet hopes can often leave us angry and bitter if not placed in the proper perspective. And what is […]

On Cultivating a Little Life

“Now the range of our possible sufferings is determined by the largeness and nobility of our aims.  It is possible to evade a multitude of sorrows by the cultivation of an insignificant life.  Indeed, if it be a man’s ambition to avoid the troubles of life, the receipt is perfectly simple–let him shed his ambitions […]

What are you lookin at

Who Told You that You Were Naked?

There is something about people and our words.  “With the tongue we praise our Lord and Father, and with it we curse human beings, who have been made in God’s likeness.”  James 3:9 Jordan came home from school today and said, ” Mom, everyone looks at me weird.”   My first thought was, ‘ Welcome […]