Monthly Archives: September 2012

the way – getting paid – 9/27/12

I’m about to be let go, from a job that increasingly doesn’t fit.
I hate to quit. And dislike losing or having it demonstrated to me that there are things I can’t do. But eventually, even I can learn to live in new understandings of reality.

Now, do I trust enough to expose who I am to a self-centered paying world? Continue reading

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forward – 9/20/12

A number of years ago, my work group asked a manager how to create a schedule that would be accurate as we moved forward. At that time, we were told that we needed to be committed to our schedule. A useless magic answer to a practical question. We decided then and there to figure it out, because clearly those above us didn’t know either. Continue reading

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the way – 9/16/12

I imagine a scripture verse, with Peter at the transfiguration:
1 Clark 1:27 “and Peter, having nothing to say, said …. “ Continue reading

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thank you – 8/31/12

I admit it. I’m a competitive person. And part of competition is preparing through workouts, to be able to compete better. The higher the level of competition, the more intense (and perhaps extreme) the workouts. There was a time when I feared such workouts and spent time and energy getting past my fear. As I’ve explored prayer and walking out God’s answers, I’ve discovered that God provides workouts as well, and I’ve come (slowly it feels like) to get past my fears that these workouts lead me through. I’m not done, but I appreciate the coaching God’s providing, and I need to say thanks. Continue reading

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thank you – 8/31/12

I admit it. I’m a competitive person. And part of competition is preparing through workouts, to be able to compete better. The higher the level of competition, the more intense (and perhaps extreme) the workouts. There was a time when I feared such workouts and spent time and energy getting past my fear. As I’ve explored prayer and walking out God’s answers, I’ve discovered that God provides workouts as well, and I’ve come (slowly it feels like) to get past my fears that these workouts lead me through. I’m not done, but I appreciate the coaching God’s providing, and I need to say thanks.
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bits and pieces – 9/1/12

Thanks Neale.

on knowing … Continue reading

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