The Art of Listening

The Art of Listening

Have you ever been with someone, and as they listened to you, you felt as though you were the only person in the room?  The person listening had no sense of needing to be somewhere else.  They had no sense of needing to interrupt you.  They simply listened.  How did...
The Power of Sheer Encouragement

The Power of Sheer Encouragement

One of the great things about being married to a bibliophile, is that, at times, I get to appear more intelligent than I actually am. I wish I could say that I stumbled on the quote below as I was reading the biography of J.R.R. Tolkien, but I cannot. What actually...
Spiritual Friendship – Shine the Light

Spiritual Friendship – Shine the Light

Last week, my friend, Kristi, and I met in Laguna Beach. Every month we get together for about three hours. We share our lives and take in the beauty of Laguna, my favorite beach city. Together, we share our highs, our lows, our fears, our dreams, our wrestling...
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