Monthly Archives: April 2016

Out in the Old Back Yard

The fingers of God at work in the trees are finishing the final touches that will provide privacy in the back yard for the next six months The Japanese elm is about thirty feet across is fully leafed now and this morning heavy … Continue reading

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Lift Up Your Heart To God

Undeniable Truths of Life # 2,384 and # 2,385. Or maybe they are # 802 and #803. I can never remember. Everyone is owned by someone Everyone serves someone There is a third related truth: We choose who the Someone is. … Continue reading

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The Familiar Solution

Whatever has been my habitual problem-solving pattern over the years will tend to be the pattern to which I turn in the presence of a new problem. Conscious acknowledgement of that tendency makes it more likely that eventually (now would … Continue reading

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Humility and Reality

~Either is able to function as instructor with regard to the other~ Hands-at-the-side-humility bows before what is, and makes it more likely that the eyes can be lifted to Reality’s wide-as-the-sky horizons. If we dare stand with opened eyes on the edge of life’s ripening wheat field, … Continue reading

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