Archive for August, 2010

May There Be Peace Within

August 31, 2010

May today there be peace within. May you trust God that you are exactly where you are meant to be.                                 May you not forget the infinite possibilities that are born of faith. May you use those gifts that you have received, and pass on the love that has been given to you. May you be [...]

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Becoming Aware – “What’s This?”

August 30, 2010

“What’s This?” Tim Burton A few years ago, my family and I attended our nephew’s wedding in Portland.  The following day we went site seeing.  I found myself traveling through the Columbia River Gorge!   I was simply enthralled and amazed by what I was experiencing.  Not only was it one of the most beautiful places I [...]

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Defying Gravity

August 26, 2010

Defying Gravity from “Wicked” There comes a time when you can no longer stifle the dreams and imaginings that have built up inside.  Your body has been giving you clues everyday.  Your astonishing  emotions are guiding with utter precision.  Even your mind gets-in-on communicating your inner desires. At first, you don’t know what is happening.  [...]

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It’s My Journey…After All

August 25, 2010

It’s so easy to look at another person and compare what they are doing with what I am doing, isn’t it?  In the past, I would often compare another’s actions, story and essence with myself…. and guess who usually came up on the short end of the stick?  Me!  “They do this so well” and “they [...]

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Imagination is the Voice of Daring

August 24, 2010

“Imagination is the voice of daring. If there is anything Godlike about God it is that. God dared to imagine everything.”  Henry Miller “Imagination is the voice of daring”…. When we were young, we spent our days imagining, dreaming, living a wonder-filled life of “what if”s.  We imagined ourselves to be anything.  Remember? My imagination came [...]

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Welcome to Camp Granada Where Believing is Seeing

August 20, 2010

Allan Sherman’s Camp Granada Welcome to Camp Granada, where believing is seeing! The lake has alligators, the head coach reads from something called Ulysses, my bunk mate has malaria(!) and I might be eaten by a bear!  I HATE IT HERE AND I’M GOING TO PROVIDE YOU (AND ME) WITH EVIDENCE TO BACK IT UP! [...]

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Am I Falling or Flying?

August 18, 2010

So here I am, on the edge, willing to jump into a new adventure – one that I’ve wanted for many years.  Ok, I’m ready to do it.  I’m jittery, yet determined.  Ok, I know I can do this. Perhaps I need to think this through a while longer.  Maybe I’ll do it tomorrow.  My [...]

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