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Confessions of a Liturgical Failure

So, I failed Lent.  Again.  I know that Lent isn’t really something you can fail.  I know the intentions of Lent are for personal reflection, humility, and prayer.  And I know that I failed. My goals for Lent were pretty simple, or so I thought.  I have gone all out before and then that causes… Continue reading Confessions of a Liturgical Failure

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A Holy Pause and Reflection…

Last week was Holy week.  I know that I’ve mentioned before but I’m a non-liturgical so my church doesn’t really observe anything formally.  Our pastor enjoys the liturgical calendar, but there’s not much in the way of corporate liturgy.  However, in a blessed coincidence, our denominational conference was last week and we were in church… Continue reading A Holy Pause and Reflection…

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Spring: A Reminder of the Life Abundant

I’ve always been a fall girl.  I love the clothes and the weather.  There’s just something about sitting around a bonfire with friends that just moves me.  Hoodies and hot chocolate are my jam.  Pumpkin spice everything + apples = my happy place. So imagine how excited I was when I found out we were… Continue reading Spring: A Reminder of the Life Abundant

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Five Friday Favorites: Easter

   Ham. Hats. Family photos. A new dress. Pastel colors. Bunnies. Baby chicks. Brightly colored eggs. Special church services. Baskets toppling over with goodies. These are just a few ways that we celebrate Easter in America. My earliest memories of the holiday are of getting a special new dress, often with a matching hat and… Continue reading Five Friday Favorites: Easter