Category Archives: Life Purpose

Another Forty Days, Day 16–Living Our Purpose

Like many working adults, I wake most weekday mornings with a groan. I drag myself from sleep, hitting the snooze at least twice before finally shaking myself awake enough to throw back the covers, and swing my feet to the floor, switching on … Continue reading

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Another Forty Days, Day Eight–You Can Get There from Here

I have a dear friend who has a remarkable innate sense of direction. You could probably drop her into the middle of any town and give her a map and a few minutes to orient herself and she’s good to go. … Continue reading

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Another Forty Days, Day Four–Everybody Has Some Days They Can’t Explain

“Everybody gets to feel some pain, everyone got to get to caught out in the rain. Everybody got some days that they can’t explain.”             ~James Taylor I have to believe that last line is … Continue reading

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The Next Forty Days, Day 15–Searching for What’s Next

“The place God calls you to is the place where your deep gladness and the world’s deep hunger meet.” Frederick Buechner I have loved this quote since the first time I read it back in the mid-1990s, because it spoke so … Continue reading

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Forty Days, Day 18–Leading with Your Heart

When we have learned something so well that we can do it, recite it, sing it, etc. without thinking, it is said that we “know it by heart.” Knowing something by heart goes well past rote memorization or verbatim recitation; … Continue reading

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Day 18–On Leaving A Legacy

This afternoon I caught the tale end of a movie I’d always been curious about but never seen. It was one of those “based on a true story” films about a small but important part of African American history–a kind … Continue reading

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Day 9–Walking in Your Power

I have been blessed with a creative mind–I have long been a problem-solver, a wisdom dispenser, a producer of a variety of creative outputs. From time to time, particularly when I am in creating mode, I experience a very strong … Continue reading

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