Category Archives: My journey with Anxiety

Acceptance or Prayer? Acceptance and Prayer?

I have been wondering lately how acceptance and prayer work together. Not so much about how the Serenity Prayer works (that is a thing of beauty, and deserves its own post) but about whether our prayers work with or against … Continue reading

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One more time, with feeling.

“I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. And when it has gone past I will … Continue reading

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Name that tune

I decided a little while ago to print the last five Psalms and read them together every morning.  I don’t know why.  I just did.  I found out these are called The Hallelujah Psalms.  And I figured out why!  You … Continue reading

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We’re all in this together…

“Comfort the fainthearted, uphold the weak, be patient with all.”

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One, two, three, one, two, three…

My dad went through a brief positive thinking kick in the 70’s. I blame that Robert What’s His Name – Mr. Crystal Cathedral. Anyway, it wasn’t a horrible phase, and I think it gave my dad some good thoughts and … Continue reading

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Clam Chowder

As strange as it might sound to “swim in your own soup,” those are the words that came to me when I realized that when bad things happen to us, we aren’t waking up in somebody else’s life. This is … Continue reading

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The Peace of God (not the Peach of God)

I’m still working on my lettering!

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