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You wake up, prep yourself, and go to the place you spend as much time as anywhere – your job. 40 hours – minimum, of going somewhere to do something with and for someone. Repeat until retirement. Minimizing stress and maximizing reward is key to the cause. What word does faith speak into the going, […]
As the process and role of coaching continues to evolve and gain traction, many people start asking the question, “What is coaching?” There’s an assumption that it’s just some passing fad. People don’t believe that they need a coaching, that the changes they want to make can happen without any help. But too often, that’s […]
Every day, it seems, I bear witness to the reality that rights to humanity are not afforded to everyone in this country. Every day as I face the world, I see life being snatched away from men, women, and children simply because they are black. This fate is no respecter of persons in that it does … Continue reading The Role of Law, Science, and Religion in Both Perpetuating and Overturning Racism
Tim Bass by Tinidril
Last week, in the middle of the night, my son, my wife and I did our best to save our friend’s life and then watched as the paramedics did the same with all they had for forty five minutes. To no avail. Tim was a quiet man of few words, but when he did speak, it was with wisdom and humor and usually with a slight grin through his hairy face. My friends will want to tell
If asked why Jesus had to die on the cross, most Christians today would immediately answer, “To pay for my sins.” Jesus certainly paid the price for our sins, but it might surprise some reader to learn that this wasn’t … read more
Over the last 24 hours, the internet has been in uproar over the death of a creature named Cecil The Lion. I hadn’t heard of Cecil until now, but as the story goes, he’s one of Africa’s most famous lions. Cecil was a collared animal tending his pride that includes up to 24 cubs in [Read More…]
“So when the crowd saw that neither Jesus nor his disciples were there, they themselves got into the boats and went to Capernaum looking for Jesus. When they found him on the other side of the sea, they said to him, “Rabbi, when did you come here?” Jesus answered them, “Very truly, I tell you, […]
Yes, my friends, it’s good to cut yourself loose sometimes.
I want to write more consistently on the blog, but I’d love to learn how other mommy bloggers balance work and family. All these dreams combined means, it’s time for me to invest some more time and money into my blog. So, I’ve bought a cool theme so …
Why Did I Want to Go to Mennonite World Conference in Pennsylvania? I went for my father. My father, Vernon Miller, (mostly of Goshen, Indiana,) was a farmer most of his life who dropped out of school but caught a bigger version of the world through his service experience during World War II. As a […]