Category Archives: Redemption

Advent Wonder

A sense of wonder goes a long way in enjoying winter, or any season. Each presents its wonders, whether in the natural world, or in those simple kindnesses and benefits of everyday. For example, consider the simple wonder stirred when … Continue reading

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Looking Down for a Raised Gaze

Looking downward isn’t always bad. As a kid, I often found items of interest on the sidewalk or in the gutter. Sometimes it would be a nut, a bolt or screw, a tire valve cap, and sometimes the prized thing … Continue reading

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Sometimes we may well wonder whether we’re jinxed. Great! When my manuscript document for “Raise Your Gaze . . . Mindful Musings of a Grateful Heart” was nearing the end of its journey and editing and formatting and final checking … Continue reading

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