Resolutions

Many of us greet the New Year with resolutions.  We commit to lose weight, quit smoking, volunteer more time to help others, start exercising, or save more money. Most resolutions involve setting aside an unhelpful habit or taking up life-enhancing habits.  The key word here is “habit.”  We are creatures of habit. To accomplish the…

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Love Makes a Holy Mess

Listen to the Audio After our daughter Meredith was born, our pediatrician came by the birthing room for a first checkup.  The doctor told us, “She’s perfect.”  Well, I could have told her that.  Joy and I had already begun the misguided journey that many parents take. We assumed that our daughter was perfect and…

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The Inconspicuous God

Listen To Audio Life makes sense.  Sometimes.  But if we’re really honest, we have to admit that there are plenty of times that we’re just holding our breath and trusting that something will come of this mess, or we feel so much joy that we worry that it has to end sometime, or things are…

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