Leah Farmer

Personal perspectives on faith, literature, and life.

Archive: 2017

Gratitude Entries

Archive: 2016

Posts

Seven Swans a Swimming: Wisdom
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Six Geese a Laying: Anticipation
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Five Golden Rings: Following the Star
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Four Calling Birds: Who Will You Fight For?
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Three French Hens: Rest In Peace
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Two Turtle Doves: Reaching for God
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Advent 2016: Born on This Day!
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Advent 2016: The Light of the Nativity
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Advent 2016: Christmas EvEvE
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Advent 2016: Anticipation
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Advent 2016: Solstice
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Advent 2016: Out of the way
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Advent 2016: Strong
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Advent 2016: Love
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Advent 2016: Shackles
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Advent 2016: God’s Own Child
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Advent 2016: Even here
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Advent 2016: Genocide
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Advent 2016: Vulnerability
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Advent 2016: Today
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Advent 2016: Joy
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Advent 2016: Calling
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Advent 2016: Brrrrr
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Advent 2016: Jelisa
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Advent 2016: The Bully
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Advent 2016: Thirsty
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Advent 2016: Standing Rock
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Advent 2016: Peace
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Advent 2016: Rant
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Advent 2016: Turning to the Left or to the Right
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Advent 2016: Praying for him…
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Advent 2016: Two Gods
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Advent 2016: Be a Rainbow
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Advent 2016: God Remembered
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Advent 2016: Hope
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Election 2016: Turn on the light…
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Body Stuff: Taking Back Halloween…
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Saving my own life…
Reading Journal
Body Stuff: Trust for today…
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Special Post – We Lead : It’s not about you (Part 4)
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To the Men People…
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Special Post – We Lead : Mindfulness (Part 3)
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Special Post – We Lead : Apologizing (Part 2)
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Special Post – We Lead : Seeing Cathedrals (Part 1)
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Starting from here…
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All the things…
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On this day…09/11/16
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New desk…
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Goldilocks does the work…
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And then a cat got on the bus…
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Trustworthy…
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Wild & Loved
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Might I make a suggestion…
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Eviction Notice
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White Girl
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Happy New-ish Year!
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To Margie: On her birthday…
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Dangling my feet…
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Far away…
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Writing Prompt: What would my bed say…
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Writing Prompt: If I were a sculptor…
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Being afraid…
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I am here now…
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Filling the cracks
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Trauma & Meds
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Some days are hard…
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Guardians
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Hold on! Help is on the way!
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You still got it John Keats
Reading Journal
Funny things happen on the way through PTSD…
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All these things…
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When PTSD Shows Up…
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Tap tap tap…
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Being 39…
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Only 3 Ninja Turtles…
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4 Little Words…
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A Time & Place…
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Being a 12…
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Archive: 2015

Posts

Walking alone…
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Tell Me a Story…
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Biting My Tongue
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Losing Leah: Yes, He’s with Me
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Losing Leah: Halloween
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The Gallery
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Shushing the Universe or the Room
Reading Journal
Listening
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“That you may do it.” –Moses
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The Certainness of Uncertainty
Reading Journal
Flying Home from Home
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Truth and Amazon
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On Disappointment…
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How I Get My Way…
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And then you water the flowers…
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I love you, but…
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Amazon by the Numbers…
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Identity Crisis
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Perfect Imperfection
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Me, God, and the Warriors: Further reaction to the Duggars
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Dear Duggar Girls,
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Jesus and the Women…
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She
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This body…
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Surfeit
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A Holy Weekend…
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The Resurrected Child of God
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Nothing Means Nothing
Reading Journal
Faith and Freedom
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50 Shades of Grey: A Perspective
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I belong to myself…
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Saying yes…
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39
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In the midst…
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Play the game all the way to the end…
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Old Storylines and Fresh Needles…
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I’ve got this…
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So-loved
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Water Falls…
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And then sometimes you just fall down the stairs…
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Please describe your mental illness…
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I had an epiphany…
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An Extra Breath of Grace
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Not Enough but Still Too Much….
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Alive
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Truths: Fat Girl Edition
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Community 101…
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The Most Important Meeting of the Year
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Archive: 2014

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2014: And God saw that it was odd, and She called it good…
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What does thankful feel like?
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Ode to the Beard
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Learning to Trust Myself…
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Yellow Swimsuit
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Fished from the Rubble
Reading Journal
Homes
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12 Favorite Books: Little Town on the Prairie
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12 Favorite Books: The Dance of the Dissident Daughter
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Stand Still and MOVE!
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12 Favorite Books: The Lion, the Witch, & the Wardrobe
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12 Favorite Books: Traveling Mercies
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The sound of my own voice…
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12 Favorite Books: The Autobiography of Malcolm X
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12 Favorite Books: Wuthering Heights
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The Girl
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You should always sing…
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Questioning the how
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On being sad…
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Tell me one more time…
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In the Land of Eggshells
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The Lover…
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No YOU shut up!!
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White Jeans and Freedom…
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Take an effing risk…
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The Abandoned…
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It’s coming…
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Taking a Walk…
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The least of these…
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Mother’s Day
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The Whole Truth
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Sunrise…
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Lent 2014: Mountains and Dark Caves
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Old Demons & Cupcakes
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Lent 2014: Just a little…
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Religious Nihilism
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This is why…
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Lent 2014: Who’s in charge?
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Lent 2014: Patchwork Sacrifice
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Lent 2014: Ash Wednesday
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Lent 2014: Pancake Tuesday
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Moments…So Damn Serious
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The Garden
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Moments…Shared Pain
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Divine Womb
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An Ode to Sue Monk Kidd–A Review of “The Invention of Wings”
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Enough: Learning to Listen
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Help Us Find a Home!
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Pastry & People
Reading Journal
Of Buddhism and Blessings
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Enough: Failing at Multiple Choice
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Gratitude Entries

Archive: 2013

Posts

One Word Resolution: Enough!
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On Redemption: Jesus Feminist
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“Jesus Feminist” by Sarah Bessey
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The Gifts of Imperfection: Week 3–Saturday
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The Gifts of Imperfection: Week 2, Saturday
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The Gifts of Imperfection–Week 2, Sunday
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The Gifts of Imperfection–Week 1, Saturday
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The Gifts of Imperfection–Week 1, Tuesday
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The Gifts of Imperfection–Week 1 Monday
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Oh that’s what that is!
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I think he meant Woman…
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Chicken Little…
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Prayer: Being God’s Favorite
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The Artists Around Me
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Eyeballs…
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Miley and Me
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A Gift
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Dropping the Plate
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Enough
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Playing Chicken with Jesus
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The Little Girl & the Ladybug…
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Space NOT for Rent!
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Letting in the Light to Be the Light…
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An Ode to the Sun
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She is who I am…
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Without My Armor
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Fitting In vs Belonging
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Things That Matter Part 2: Sometimes a kitten saves lives…
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Every Day I’m Hustling
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Things that Matter Part 1: Sometimes hair matters…
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Speak…
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Ordinary Mercies
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Boston Reflection
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Courage leads to courage which leads to courage…
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Reconciliation
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Resurrection, New Life, and Fresh Starts
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NightStrike: A Lesson in Listening
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Rob Bell and God Places…
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Lent Continues–Wrestling
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Star of the Story
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Meet Me on the Bridge
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Lent Week 3…There is bread enough
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Life is not a Ring Toss
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Lent 2013…week 1
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Lent 2013…Day 1
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Lectio Divina: John 1:10-12
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For the troublemakers…
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Far be it for you…
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Redecorating the Tabernacle
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Embracing Quirky…
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Life Among the Lifeless
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Better Vision
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Our Family Intentions and Resolutions 2013
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Gratitude Entries

Archive: 2012

Posts

One view of mental illness…
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Lectio Divina: Matthew 12
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The Joy of God
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Taking Things too Seriously
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Are We There Yet?
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A Scandalous God
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War on what?
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Interior Designer
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Leading and Following
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Waiting for Lovely
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Having a Long-Game
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Rocking the Boat
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Changing Pajamas
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Loving the Stinky
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Sunday Musings: By Faith Abraham…
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Wisdom on a Tuesday Night in Seattle…
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Wisdom on a Saturday in Seattle
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Today I Vote Because…
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The President’s Closet
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Friendship?
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Will you be an outrageous radical with me and Jesus?
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Lilly & Leah
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Why I Won’t Argue with You…
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Believe
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Being So-Loved
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Offering Dignity…
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Seattle: Come Rain or Come Shine–Month 3
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Who I am on a day like today…
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Madness on the Miniature Golf Course…
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Are we getting meaner?
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The Peace of Gratitude…
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Seattle: Come Rain or Come Shine–2 Months…Where are the words?
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Strength
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Escape–by Malcolm
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Seattle: Come Rain or Come Shine–Layers
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Seattle: Come Rain or Come Shine–Sunday
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Seattle: Come Rain or Come Shine–First Days
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Seattle: Come Rain or Come Shine–The Adventure Begins…
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Seattle:Come Rain or Come Shine–Road Trip Day 3
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Seattle: Come Rain or Come Shine–Road Trip Day 2
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Seattle:Come Rain or Come Shine–Road Trip Day 1
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Finishing Well
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Roots & Wings
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Seattle: Come Rain or Come Shine–The Waiting (1.1)
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Seattle: Come Rain or Come Shine–Prep Work (Post 1.0)
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“There’s no crying in Commerce.”
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1 Corinthians 11 strikes again…
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Where would I go?
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Out here on the fringe…
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Learning to Trust Myself
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Words
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