Saturday, October 24
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Testimony Tuesday: Candles

Testimony Tuesday: Candles

Poetry, spirit, spiritual growth, spiritual practice, spiritual practices, Spirituality
Sometimes things just land in your lap and you say, "Thank you" and go with it! This is just such a day. We have a guest posting from Joan Leotta. Joan is an author and story performer. She arrived on my email doorstep this week and I am delighted to share her gifts. As testimony Tuesday is dedicated to pointing towards the truth of things, I feel her gracious offering of Candles is in order. I am very grateful to her generosity! Thank you, Joan! Candlesby Joan Leotta que non se apaguentus ideas (amnesty international) On my shirt, asingle candlesurrounded by barbed wire,marks light's rolerelieving a world of darkness.In my heart,ideas flicker, grow strongas I live the admonitionof my shirtto make real the wordsof my ideals with my penand daily life performance.Freedom.Wis...
Tuesday’s Temptation: I’m right! I’m right!

Tuesday’s Temptation: I’m right! I’m right!

prayer, Prayer Practice
I have to say that one of the most compelling battles that I fight on my days off is over-sharing. Not over-sharing about myself but over-sharing items I see in the news. I don't typically cull my news reading from outwardly biased news sources. I try to read honestly. I also try to limit my reading of opinion pieces and focus on factual pieces. But I want to blast the news I read as unilateral truth! Which is where the problem rises. Especially this last week. The week of the SuperBowl. I actually watched the SuperBowl. More as an anti-Patriot fan than a pro-Eagle fan. As a Denver Bronco transplant in Seattle Seahawk territory, rooting for the Patriots would be akin to torture. So I was mildly interested in seeing the Eagles rise up to defeat the Patriots. Now, the truth of the matt...