Category Archives: Musings

The voice in your head

POD #26: The voice in your head Very seldom do I write things off, due to the voices in my head.  I may set a goal and say “when…then.”  Like I want to go sky diving and bungee jumping, however … Continue reading

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Good Judgement or Judging

POD #17: Spiritual Pepper Spray (Good Judgement or Judging) When I think about judging others, and if I’m honest I do it more than I should, I am comparing how I do something or see something with how someone else … Continue reading

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Beyond ‘the provisional life’

POD #16: Beyond ‘the provisional life’ As I look at the list of “organizations” I’m involved with I do think there are times that I am just “doing duty.”  It is never a constant feeling in any place, just a … Continue reading

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Childhood, part deux

POD #14: Childhood, part deux This morning someone shared on Facebook about being childlike rather than childish.  It resonated because yesterday, I was definitely being childish.   I won’t defend that it was less childish than I have been in the … Continue reading

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The Power of Your Identity

POD #13: The Power of Your Identity What a timely prompt, because I was really thinking about this today as I did my water jogging class.  Like, Tara might have been in my brain when she wrote it out, because … Continue reading

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Comparison

We often compare our life to the highlight reels of others’ lives.  When I was younger it was television and magazines in addition to our circle of friends or classmates.  Now social media has us comparing to just about everyone with … Continue reading

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Feelings

I’m not feeling very Christian today. I want to be crass. I want to shake someone or maybe knock some sense into them. I want to lay hands on someone, and not the holy kind. I want to grumble and … Continue reading

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Nature’s Song

The leaves bristle in the wind And crunch under foot. The water splashes, The acorns thud As they hit the ground. The birds sing, The crickets chirp. The frogs croak, The critters chatter and frolic. These are the sounds In … Continue reading

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Idle Words

  My heart started to race.  It felt as if it would leap from my chest.  Heat flooded my body.  My breath came quicker and was more shallow.  Maybe i needed to hear it again, I heard it wrong.  I … Continue reading

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Do We See?

I think we see what we have and what others don’t, but do we really stop and think about it?  Do we really see the difference?  Do we see that our community is weighted with suffering and burdened with injustice? … Continue reading

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