Category: growth

Types of Growth: Being Challenged

Continuing on my theme of growth, I seem to be viewing several experiences I’ve had lately with this lens. A lens that filters through the junk of the experience (all the negative stuff) and allows me to see with clear site what it is…

Types of Growth – The Lie

For temptation to exist, there must be an inner craving for what tempts you. Not everyone is tempted to hit the snooze button every morning, but you put a snooze button in front of me and I’ll hit it until the cows come home….

Types of Growth

I’m back to pondering spiritual growth, more specifically how we know it’s growth and not just becoming more intelligent about spiritual things. And I’ve discovered an interesting, yet very simple thing about this issue: my heart. Oh, my heart. I’ve had a contentious relationship…

Growth

Growing up is a funny thing. I remember my mom lecturing me as a teenager when I would complain “life is hard”. “Compared to what?” she’d ask. Then there was “your brother will grow out of this need to torture you” or my personal…

Defining Moments

As I “prepare” to enter my third year of blogging, I decided to reflect back on the past two years of writing. With life’s typical ups and downs, I’m so glad I stared this experience so I have those defining moments to look back…

I stand and look around an empty place…

What I’m listening to: Canticle of the Plains Last Sunday I went to clean my old place. To make it new and shiny for the next inhabitants. Start in the back, work toward the front. Top to bottom, work in a circle. I’ve always…