Unpredictable Peru: Flying Scorpions and Kiddies on Parade

My day begins with a short series of yoga poses. It’s a ritual that I bring to every country so that I can start my day with a feeling of familiarity. 494 more words


You never taught me.

You never taught me how to love
Amongst the tangled laces
In between picking me up
You never told me how to feel
Lost in the laundry… 70 more words


More Plants in More Places

I love plants.  I love looking at them.  I love potting them.  I love watering them.  I love choosing sunny little spots for them to live in. 466 more words


Spinning in the Vortex: Is Life Too Fast in Our Schools?

Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans. 
John Lennon

In a thought-provoking article published in The New York Times in 2012, Tim Kreider made an acute observation about a particular aspect of the pace of work in the 21st century.

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Another Missions Blog...

Hello All,

I find myself in a different environment than I ever fully expected to be. I always felt called to the missions field and now here I am in the midst of it all. 160 more words


Prayer and reflection for Holy Week

The following is a prayer from today’s Palm Sunday Service at our Church:

Soul of Christ

Jesus, may all that is you flow into me. 541 more words


Heartbreak - the journey

Way back when, I said I’d post if I worked out how to get through heartbreak. Or rather, if I had anything more useful to say than… 745 more words