Exploring Lenten Confession

Oh God
My only true Lord
I weary of wanting You yet chasing other things
I tire of words from my lips not matched by my actions
I cannot bear
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Explore Lent’s Personal Meaning

When someone mentions LENT

What words come to your mind?

Which emotions rise up? 

Is wrestling within your soul triggered?

There is no rush to come conclusions. 

Slow yourself a

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what happens to mama tears?

Recently I’ve reflected a bit on the duality of an infinitely, purely good God and the insidious, sneaky evil that simultaneously exist.

Innocent battered about.

Curiosity deceived.

Yet all can … Read the rest

Friends of Life In Psalm – Guess What?

Hello friends.

Guess what?  I AM alive and ready to engage again.

Thanks for checking back in.

I’ve been gone a while.

This past year has been a bit of … Read the rest

Where A Heavy Heart Finds Joy

I can’t lie.

Life’s intensity has been dialed up recently.

Someone most dear to me has revealed a part of their story not previously known, and it is a hard … Read the rest

How To See Dying As Good



Dying happens daily
Resurrection miracles begin unseen
At first
We learn
Die to live
Sleep to wake
Exhale to inhale
Confess to be forgiven
Lay down to be
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How Your POV Can Change from Condemnation to Freedom

Our church’s Lenten text this year is the Bible book of Romans.

I love this book.

My brain gets all buzzy on the spiritual/intellectual thrill ride of it.

Until the

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Lent Reflections 2023: Tirelessly Pursued

let us seek life eternal

let yourself be redeemed
allow forgiveness to free you
allow your pardon to be applied
you are purely loved
you have been tirelessly pursued
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Lent Reflections 2023: How Did I Get HERE?


LET US   examine  our  ways   and   test   them,  and  LET US    return to   the LORD.     Lamentations 3:40

Orangy-red dust seeped into the fabric of my white Nikes, and a … Read the rest