Premeditated Kindness

We often have a myopic view of the world, which limits us from “seeing” outside our own—frequently very limited—life. This narrow perspective leads to behavior that can be anything from inconsiderate to downright mean. We get so caught up in our reality that we don’t “see” how we sometimes behave. I truly believe that “nice” is underrated. I also believe […]

The “Lost & Found” Box

a random glove an umbrella a pair of eyeglasses a pen These are just some of the things that might be found in a “Lost and Found” box. Much of what’s “found” and deposited in the box is forgotten and left behind, never again to be claimed by its original owner. You look in the box […]

What “Languages” Do You Speak?

Last Sunday at church, Sue (the Pastor of the faith community I belong to) did something really cool for Pentecost. (In most Christian religions, Pentecost commemorates the descent of The Holy Spirit. In Judaism it’s celebrated as the feast of Shavuot; the giving of The Law on Sinai.) Sue was reading verses from The Bible, […]