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The Weight of the World

Recently I was talking with a friend who seemed to have the weight of the world on her shoulders. She looked so stressed that if I touched her shoulder, I thought she might just break right in half.  “I feel … Continue reading

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Stuck in the Mud?

Readings for Sunday, August 18, 2013 Wow!  In the first reading, the poor prophet Jeremiah finds himself literally stuck in the mud – down in a cistern – with little hope for escape.  He could have died a slow and … Continue reading

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Turtle Crossing

This morning, on our way out of the subdivision, I noticed a large, red ear slider turtle right in the middle of the lane of traffic.  I swerved to miss it, and then looked in my rear view mirror.  To … Continue reading

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