Posts tagged with ‘life lessons’

  • Lesson of the lamp

    Lesson of the Lamp

    By on October 13, 2017

    If someone says, "That lamp is ugly," that statement actually tells you nothing about the lamp. It does, however,...

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  • Be fierce and original

    Stay Eager (Susan Sontag Quote)

    By on September 22, 2017

    Do stuff. Be clenched, curious. Not waiting for inspiration’s shove or society’s kiss on your forehead.

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  • Live Here Without Dissatisfaction

    Appreciating the Now

    By on July 17, 2017

    It is possible to live from a place of slowness, savouring each instant of life, tasting the days rather...

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  • Lessons from Moses

    Lessons from Moses

    By on July 9, 2017

    I'll briefly summarize the story of Moses, then I'll highlight some of the lessons my Sunday School class gleaned.

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  • 24 Mistakes quote by Jim Palmer

    24 Mistakes (by Jim Palmer)

    By on June 9, 2017

    Putting church over community. Putting orthodoxy over love. Putting certainty over wonder. Putting teaching over conversation...

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  • Sunday School Lessons from Joseph

    Sunday School Lessons from Joseph

    By on June 5, 2017

    Here were some of the lessons from this story we discussed in Sunday School:

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  • The impeded stream is the one that sings

    Singing Around Obstacles (Two Poems, Same Brilliant Analogy)

    By on June 4, 2017

    I love the metaphor both of these pieces utilize. Indeed, take heart! "The impeded stream is the one that...

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  • How to Truly Belong

    Don’t Be Anything Less

    By on April 26, 2017

    Find someone who sees everything you are and the potential of you.

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  • Agony (New Good Friday Poem by Polly Castor)

    Agony (New Good Friday Poem by Polly Castor)

    By on April 14, 2017

    Forgiveness is always justified, even today when it looks so very dark and glowering...

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  • Detail of Searching for Truth (pastel) by Polly Castor

    Be a Celebrator not a Critic

    By on April 10, 2017

    Always remember there is a human being on the other end of every exchange and behind every cultural artifact...

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  • Projects and Divine Mind's Direction

    Projects and Divine Mind’s Direction

    By on March 12, 2017

    Glide instead of trudge. Work out from perfection instead of up to it. Enjoy the refreshing breeze of...

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  • success determined by progress, success defined

    Success is Determined by Progress

    By on March 7, 2017

    Success is not defined by the opinions of others, not measured by wealth, power, or fame...

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