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Sell what you got…

June 12, 2018

 

I am celebrating my 12 year anniversary with DaySpring this week. In fact, it’s my golden anniversary, 12 years on June 12th! These 12 years have been an amazing adventure. An adventure because of what preceded those 12 years…19 years of not being in the workforce.  19 years of being a stay at home mom.

February of 1987, at age 24, expecting my first child, I exited the workforce.  I left the workforce where business was tracked on green sheet ledgers, communication came through a desk phone, summoning came through an intercom on that desk phone, and all strategies, plans, and follow-ups were handled in meetings (with real live people and no screens).  Our entire buying department had one computer station with Lotus 1-2-3, (spoiler alert, Lotus 1-2-3 is the predecessor of Excel).   Continue Reading…

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A Dreamer’s Dreams…

January 5, 2018

When I hear the word ‘dreams’, I immediately go to the temporal of weird dreams that I have. Ones like there are dozens of people in the pool, but it is all green and I am trying to vacuum the algae while everyone swims, or the dream where I am introduced as the keynote speaker at a fancy gala and I had not prepared –all is well though when I get the ‘thumbs up’ from a blonde Sandra Bullock.  Was it something I ate, these make no sense.  Continue Reading…

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The Advent Wreath…

December 7, 2017

Growing up I loved advent.  It ushered in a bit of change from the usual liturgical service.  There was greenery, ribbons and candles! Peaceful readings, Christmas carols and those pink and purple candles.   Oh how I longed to be chosen to the light the pink candle.  The pink candle of JOY!  My very favorite.

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Belong with Meaning…

January 23, 2017

 

Belonging, it’s a curious concept and elusive for so many.  You might belong to a fitness club or gym. A sorority, a civic organization, a cause, a team, a church, or a small group. In fact you probably belong to several things, but true belonging is so much more than being associated with an entity, a cause or even a church. Continue Reading…

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Risen

March 1, 2016

Empty tomb with three crosses on a hill side.

I saw a movie last week, Risen.  Have you seen it yet?  It is an interesting narrative on the death, burial and resurrection of Christ from a Roman military tribune, Clavius’ point of view. Set in 33 AD, Clavius is tasked to find the missing body of an executed Jew rumored to have risen form the dead. (IMDb) This entire story is told from one man’s point of view.

I always find it interesting when a fictional character is introduced into a real life story.

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