THOUGHT FOR THE DAY

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Choosing Joy: 10 Ways to Bring Sunshine to Your Soul

I have struggled with depression, anxiety and even panic attacks since adolescence.Some of this has been hormonal, some has been situational.  My mental health affects my physical health, zapping my energy, my appetite and my immune system, and I end up plagued by weight loss, frequent illness and chronic sinusitis.And, inevitably, it affects my marriage and my parenting....more

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY

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Walking with The Jesus Alone

Though I have spent over three months in India, all told, my grasp of Hindi doesn't extend past a few memorized phrases and songs.  I have never sat down and really studied the beautiful language for myself.  One thing I do know is that Hindi doesn't have a definite article comparable to the English "the" so something gets lost in translation.  Sometimes when listening to my Hindi-speaking friends, I will catch a little slip in grammar, a misplaced "the" where it shouldn't be....more

An appeal for courage (may trigger: content re sexual violence)

As someone who has accused a man of rape, who stood in court and pointed to that man, saying ‘It was him’ who heard that man, after a day and a half in court, say, ‘Thank you my lord’ as he was acquitted, and watched as he walked out of the courtroom with his head bowed, I live my life in a state of limbo....more

It's Sharing Time

Crossing over the bridge this morning I was reminded that it connected me with those I was going to see. What in your life is a cue to find a new way to connect with someone you meet today.?Inspiritual: A space for spiritual evolution and transformation...more

Many Are Called But Few Are Chosen, Which One Are You?

We all hear it and most of us have probably uttered it. “I have a calling on my life…” or “I’ve been called to do great things.” Yes, you do have a calling on your life, but not to burst your bubble, we all do.However, there are those of us who are called and those of us who are chosen. Here’s the difference:Everyone is called because we each have unique gifts, talents and abilities that we are to use to serve the needs of others....more

Diagnosed with dementia, choosing when to die

For someone with Alzheimer’s disease, wrote college professor Sandy Bem, it is “extraordinarily difficult for one’s body to die in tandem with the death of one’s self.” How she carried out her plan to take her own life before the disease took it from her was chronicled in The New York Times Magazine on Sunday.The article left me staring into space for two reasons....more

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY

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That Person Who Bugs You Is Here to Teach You Something

 “Nobody shows up in your world except by your invitation” – Alan Cohen ...more