THE BEST MEDICINE

“But may the righteous be glad and rejoice before God; may they be happy and joyful.” Psalm 68:3 In May/June of 2012 I was away for two months helping my sister Maxine recover from a shoulder replacement operation. Maxine and I are as different as peanut butter is from swiss …

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The Best Medicine

In May/June of 2012, I was away for almost two months helping my sister Maxine recover from a shoulder replacement operation.  Maxine and I are as different as peanut butter is from swiss cheese.  A lot of our childhood was spent in arguing about these differences.  But there are many …

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BROTHER JOHN

Brother John entered the ‘Monastery of Silence’ and the Abbot said, “Brother this is a silent monastery; you are welcome here as long as you like, but you may not speak until I direct you to do so.” Brother John lived in the monastery for five years before the Abbot …

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LEARNING

“But they did not understand what he meant and were afraid to ask…  Mark 9:32 Learning Takes great courage. There is so much to learn about life And God, And the questions are so deep, That it takes most of us our lifespan Just to learn what the questions are. …

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