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Young Mary

  Old Nazareth Humble shack Corner of a crude room. She’s there Hands clasped Gazing upward. Golden light overcomes her. The story begins. The world spins.

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For engineers, writers, housewives, atheists, teachers, nurses, fire fighters, legislators…..

Everyone who is alive is creative. We create solutions to problems, we create answers to questions, we create decisions when faced with options, and on and on. No matter what title we give ourselves, we create. So, with that in … Continue reading

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Dancing in Church

Perichoresis is a Greek word describing the relationship between the Father, Son and Holy Spirit. In John 15:26, Jesus says, “But I will send you the Comforter – the Holy Spirit, the source of all truth. He will come to … Continue reading

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Almost Bailed…Glad I Didn’t

Wednesday night, I composed an email in my head that I planned to send to the leader of the local chapter of Dress for Success, a secular, nonprofit organization for women where I volunteer. Typically, we have guest speakers and … Continue reading

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At least I can pray…

I’ve been learning more and more about Christian girls being kidnapped by Muslims and sold as sex slaves.  Go ahead. Google it. It’s probably not gonna pop up in your town’s daily news feed. It sickens me to the core. … Continue reading

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Why Did the Introvert Leave Comfort Zone?

We’re standing in the church lobby, waiting for the doors to the auditorium to be opened. I see a woman I’ve never seen before sitting in a chair. She’s not making eye contact with anyone. I get the urge to … Continue reading

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This is Love

This is Love The Holy Spirit showed me: Every day, every minute, time and time again, You are blotting out my sins, cleansing my heart. Let me tell anyone who will hear it. A newborn babe! I’m Your newborn baby! … Continue reading

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Game Changer for Artists (and Everyone Else)

Accepting the fact that my “hobbies” are more than a pastime, has shifted how I feel about spending time on my art and writing. Talk about a game changer! How open are you to the idea that when you give … Continue reading

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Is Your Hobby Something More than Just a Pastime?

Excerpts from “Unlocking the Heart of the Artist” by Matt Tommey   Write about a time you were affirmed because of your creativity, artistic expression or uniqueness. Things we burn for in our lives and in our art are the … Continue reading

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does this make any sense?

One of Innumerable Examples   You could pretend you’re still normal As you (for example) Channel surf Just wantin’ to zone out And land on yet another Shockumentary   But you carry the SPARK In your humble paper sack   … Continue reading

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