Month: January 2011

Being the Better Person

I had a friend back in college who blew up at me once – and it was for something pretty silly. He was mad that the costume designer in the play we were both in wouldn’t sew a button on his shirt. I was… Continue Reading “Being the Better Person”


The 6th post for January Reflections… Wise: Who is someone currently involved your life that is wise? How do you think they got this way? Send them an email with an attachment to this post to tell them how much you admire them. The… Continue Reading “Wisdom”


I’m a couple of days behind on January Reflections. Here is the fourth post from Jan 17-19th. Reading: It is said that we are what we eat. Likewise, we are what we read. What are you reading to feed your mind and soul currently?  I… Continue Reading “Books”

Sleep… Rest… Comfort… Safety

The 4th of January Reflections ’11 Sleep: What can you do to improve your quality of sleep? Take a short glance around the Bible to see what it has to say about sleep and then share it with us. I’m weirdly feng shui about… Continue Reading “Sleep… Rest… Comfort… Safety”

The ‘Stuff’ of My Stuff

The 3rd of January Reflection ’11 Stuff: Do you like stuff? What stuff do you have that you could do without? Is your stuff well used? Organized? Burdensome? I like stuff entirely too much. What I hate is the stuff I can put into… Continue Reading “The ‘Stuff’ of My Stuff”


So.. the second set of choices went up for the January ’11 Reflections ‘challenge’.   Homemade: Tell us why you like store-bought or homemade things more? Share with us anything that was homemade by you this year? Singleness: Everyone has periods of singleness in his or… Continue Reading “Disappointment”

A 2010 Moment

As I walked into Foundation Grounds coffee house in in Maplewood, MO, I would be lying if I said my heart was beating fast with nervous anticipation. I stood just inside the door, coming out of the cold February wind, and scanned to room… Continue Reading “A 2010 Moment”

The Meaning of Emptiness

For as the rain and the snow come down from heavenand do not return there but water the earth, making it bring forth and sprout, giving seed to the sower and bread to the eater,  so shall my word be that goes out from… Continue Reading “The Meaning of Emptiness”