Instead of Asking Why

We’ve all heard that you should never ask why. Never ask – why did this happen? You probably wouldn’t like the answer and it’s not going to change the outcome anyway. Lately, I’ve heard that instead of asking “why” we should ask “what next?” This allows us to focus our…

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Broken Circles

Everyone loves what a circle represents. Wholeness, unity, infinity. Something with no beginning and no end. But the older I get, the deeper appreciation I have for what’s broken. And I especially love broken circles. Circles of friends have the power to encourage and uplift. They help us find purpose,…

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This is the Day

The stone the builders rejected has become the cornerstone; the LORD has done this, and it’s marvelous in our eyes. The LORD has done it this very day; let us rejoice today and be glad. – Psalm 118:22-24 This is the day the Lord has made. Not a different one.…

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My Cup Runneth Over

I’ve been hearing it a lot lately. People who are blessed and the reasons why. They got the promotion, so they’re blessed. They closed on the house, so they’re blessed. They met the man of their dreams, so now they’re beyond blessed. Recently a friend told me his life had…

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