Stories of My Repurposed Life

Pivot – Living With One Foot Raised

Pivot – Living With One Foot Raised

2023 marks the 9th year I’ve kicked off the new year with a word instead of a resolution. Like many others who embrace this “one word 365” practice, I’ve found the...

Advent 2022 – Redeeming Love

Advent 2022 – Redeeming Love

Lighting the fourth candle of Advent brightly illuminates our path towards Bethlehem, to a babe born in a humble manger, to the gift of redemption to all mankind. “For God...

Advent 2022 – Prevailing Joy

Advent 2022 – Prevailing Joy

Tonight, we light the third candle of the Advent season representing JOY.  We await the arrival of our savior in a spirit of joy knowing Jesus comes to break the...

Advent 2022 – Abiding Peace

Advent 2022 – Abiding Peace

In preparing for the arrival of the Prince of Peace, the second week of Advent calls us to light a candle of peace.  Peace is a promise that flows out of the hope...

Advent 2022 – Embracing Hope

Advent 2022 – Embracing Hope

Today is the first Sunday of Advent marking the beginning of Christmastime. We are invited into this season to recognize the change that is coming, while patiently accepting...

New Life After the Storm

New Life After the Storm

Today I noticed new growth emerging in the middle of the battered and mangled palms of the Bismarckia tree in my front yard. It’s been a month now since Hurricane Ian...

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