A Soft Landing: #ALeapOfFaith Recap

Mar 31

A Soft Landing: #ALeapOfFaith Recap

Know When to Call it Quits: I committed and kept to a 30 day challenge. Hurrah! And now it’s time to move on. But…

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Shhhhh. It’s Saturday.

Mar 26

Shhhhh. It’s Saturday.

We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature – trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence… We need silence to be able to touch souls. — Mother Teresa

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Have Fun, it’s Purim!

Mar 24

Have Fun, it’s Purim!

When people ask me about Purim, I usually explain that it’s very similar to Halloween, only the treats part is reversed. Instead of asking people for something, you go from house to house giving them something instead. It kind of reminds me of the part in John F. Kennedy’s inaugural address when he said “Ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country.”

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In Praise of Bloodless Battles

Mar 23

In Praise of Bloodless Battles

The Irish word ‘bánchath’ means a bloodless battle. — @TheIrishFor

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Go Move A Mountain

Mar 19

Go Move A Mountain

Maybe it’s simply believing in believing that makes things happen

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Saints, Snakes and Sinners

Mar 17

Saints, Snakes and Sinners

It’s really all symbolic. There never really were any snakes in Ireland, so the only ones chased out by St. Patrick were the swirly non-representational figures of the more ancient belief

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