Monthly Archives: October 2013

Two years of Sabbath Rest: A Report Card

My sabbatical in 2011 was good in ways I had hoped, and excellent in ways that I never imagined.  Two years later, the “excellent” part continues to impact my life on a weekly basis. During a retreat in Ohio’s Amish … Continue reading

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When is “Pastor’s Wife Appreciation Month?”

This post is going to cost me, big-time.  Murf hates the spotlight.  But she’ll get over it, and I need to do this. October is Pastor Appreciation Month.  There are memes about it floating around Facebook, greeting cards are available … Continue reading

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Lessons from a Wildfire, Part 2

I thought it would have changed more by now.  But I came to understand why it hadn’t, and my understanding took a worship walk in a whole new direction. I was on a return hike in La Jolla Canyon as … Continue reading

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