Category Archives: Faith Journey

One Unofficial Post

Hi Friends!  I must tell you of the site that my son’s Ben and Eric introduced me to; Wendell Berry, a poet and writer of greatness, through Bill Moyers. Oh how such a wonderful man should live today!  http://billmoyers.com/segment/wendell-berry-on-his-hopes-for-humanity/ Thanks, … Continue reading

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Why Do You Write? Or Where Do You Find God?

Hi Friends! Why do you write? Would you keep on writing if no one read your stuff? I would. I have to write. That is why I have three file cabinets full of it. But it isn’t all for other … Continue reading

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For a Fine Young Warrior, Renn.

For Renn, a Fine Young Warrior. Hi Renn, You’ve found me among the tens of thousands who, like Susanna Leonard Hill, has it in mind to connect with others of like minded friends to pass along a bit of courage … Continue reading

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A Gun for a Toddler: A National Rifle Association Event

HI Friends!  I’m going to break my break with a guest post. Recent events have brought me out of hiding.  Today we have a special guest post from my husb., Ed Jahn. He’s got something he wants to say to … Continue reading

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A Stroke of Insight

Jill Taylor is a brain scientist who had a stroke and lived to talk about it. What she says is “mind blowing”. Here it is:   www.ted.com/talks/jill_bolte_taylor_s_powerful_stroke_of_insight.html   Enjoy!  Thanks to “Spirit Lights the Way” for telling me about Jill Taylor, her … Continue reading

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Life Gets in the Way of Writing Memoir

I haven’t written anything about my memoir writing for a long time. Part of that is because I’ve only written on it sporadically. With my illustrator and publisher concerns with “Annie’s Special Day” and publishing posts for my blog, I … Continue reading

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Reflections on Devotions

The following quotes from a Daily Word (a Unity Publication) generated these thoughts by the devotion. “I reflect on the gift of God’s presence in my life” “Time spent in reflection is like a mini vacation from the busyness of … Continue reading

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A Course in Miracles, its Thought System

There has been times when I mentioned “A Course in Miracles” and I  thought a summary of its thought system would be helpful so you’d know what I was talking about. The Course Thought System by Rev. Tony Ponticello Humankind, … Continue reading

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God and Prayer or God and Meditation

Why all the resistance? Why all the fight, I ask myself. Why have I waited so long to start a meditation practice? I have been wallowing in limited thinking. It came from within me, thinking God limited by not being … Continue reading

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