Category Archives: neighbor

BEST thing I read this week had the word ‘listen’ in it 4 times

BIG week. Busy week. Noisy week. Sad week. Week of words hateful and horrible, but also things thoughtful, prayerful and powerful, life-giving. We are all in need of care and knowledge of what to do. The best, most helpful thing … Continue reading

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Clinical Trial Week #5 – World Keeps Spinning

Tiger lilies bloom. Isn’t it strange, how the world keeps on spinning, no matter what’s going on with us individually?  A SECOND COUSIN has turned up! The results of DNA tests matched us up several years ago, but the connection … Continue reading

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From One Sunday to the Next

FROM ONE SUNDAY to the NEXT we don’t know. We don’t know what a person has gone through, the person in front of us, behind us, beside us, with two Sundays serving as bookends. We don’t know the gains, the … Continue reading

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