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Forgiveness--What Is It? And How Does it Work?

I don't know the precise moment when it dawned on me what forgiveness actually meant. I'd been raised to repeat the mantra of forgiveness since I was a little one, but that didn't mean I knew how to do it... or what it really amounted to, for that matter.  You hear the word all the time, but it seems so shallow beneath the weight of whatever suffering accompanies the need for it....more
@Forever 17 You're right about the pain returning if you only put a Band Aid over it. Sometimes ...more

A Hot Cup of Change? I'll Take it!

"A ship is safe in harbor, but that's not what ships are for." - William Shedd ...more

Artists Keep Us Sane

Artists Keep Us Sane Have you ever really stopped to feel gratitude after reading a great book, listening to an incredible score, watching an awesome movie? I know we take these things for granted in today's world when they are so readily accessible, but, it's important to realize how much deeper, richer and better our lives are because of art. ...more