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Are there areas in your life that you could consider being more open to changing your perspective?

Recently I tried to sell a piece of furniture on Facebook Marketplace. Several friends had success with that avenue, so I thought I’d give it a try. The piece was, in my opinion, a neat piece of furniture. A cool marble top, opened so that ...

Can We Learn Something From the Fortune 500?

Take a look at the list of the companies in the following 3 groups: Group A: American Motors, Brown Shoe, Studebaker, Collins Radio, Detroit Steel, Zenith Electronics, and National Sugar Refining. Group B: Boeing, Campbell Soup, General ...

Do You Own a Filmstrip Projector or 8 Track Tape Player?

For most of the 2020 and early 2021 years, our students had to learn remotely. And it wasn't optional . . . they had no choice but to experience and receive their education in a virtual form. I'd love us to ponder the question, "What would ...

Distortion of Mirrors

  Lunchtime Lift – A Weekday Spiritual Guide Have you ever looked in a mirror and thought, "That just can't be right?" Like - you look elongated or maybe a little more compact vertically, which also leads ...

How’s Your Dart Game?

Lunchtime Lift– A Weekday Spiritual Guide Faith. Religion. "It's actually pretty simple, isn't it?" Yes! As a matter of fact, it is! That was a question/statement heard yesterday after worship several times. We explored the West core ...

Maybe We Can All Go Get Some Piercings!

Lunchtime Lift – A Weekday Spiritual Guide Did you know that you could get a constellation piercing? Yes, that’s a real thing! Either on your ear or another body part, you can have a piercing that looks like your favorite ...

What do you think of when you think of being “comfortable?”

Thinking of being comfortable . . . Perhaps it is having enough money to do what you want instead of having to watch a monthly budget. Or, it could mean physical comfort - like nothing hurts. Or the space you are residing in is just the right ...

The best “place” ever!

Hospitality has never really been my “gift.” If you were to come to my home to stay, you’d be lucky if I remembered to grab you a towel from the closet, and although I’d try, quality of food would be “hit and miss.” Sometimes there’s a TON and ...

Will there be “rooms” (literally) for us in heaven?

So often the scriptures that have shaped our understanding of what happens when we die, heaven, hell, and eternal life have been interpreted by us very literally. Therefore when we try to approach these concepts with our human understanding, we ...

Diapers, Baby Food, and Maggots

Do you ever get frustrated or angry with yourself when you can’t do something that you think you should be able to do? When I worked as an elementary education teacher I met some really great friends that formed a “Mom’s Group.” We were all ...

You Can Do Anything If You Put Your Mind To It

I was attending a funeral with some clergy friends. During the “congregational singing” (where everyone at the service sang together) we stood and one of my friends and I shared a hymnal (the book with all the songs). The song began, and I ...

Pathways from the Past or Pathways to Peace?

Years ago a woman shared with me how horrific her childhood was. The abuse she’d suffered from her mom. Years of being told what a disappointment she was, being compared to friends, being told how she would “never amount to anything.” I didn’t ...



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