Category Archives: Spirit

Thoughts on the state of my spirit

Lent Today and Four Years Ago

I started this blog on April 13, 2011 – four years ago.  The idea was to start a blog with a simple task I set for myself for Easter week.  I had read the book, The Last Week, by Marcus … Continue reading

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My mind is so traumatized that I am having trouble writing what I really wanted, needed  to write about today – grief and dealing with loss. Nope, can’t write the next sentence.  Can’t figure it out.  Part of me wants … Continue reading

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Friends, there isn’t a post for this Sunday from me.  Today is a day of mourning in my church community and as I write this there are people preparing for this afternoon’s memorial service.  I shall be joining them soon. … Continue reading

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Smells bring out the strongest memories.  Deeply buried and almost forgotten, a smell, a faint odor can bring back a flood of memories. It happened today, sitting in a church I’ve never been in before.  The old pews smelled of … Continue reading

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