May God bless you with discomfort
At easy answers, half-truths, and superficial relationships
So that you may live deep within your heart.
May God bless you with anger
At injustice, oppression, and exploitation of people,
So that you may work for justice, freedom and peace.
May God bless you with tears
To shed for those who suffer pain, rejection, hunger and war,
So that you may reach out your hand to comfort them and
Turn their pain into joy.
May God bless you with enough foolishness
To believe that you can make a difference in the world,
So that you can do what others claim cannot be done
To bring justice and kindness to all our children and the poor.
I am finally publishing one of my favorite soup recipes. This is fast and easy. I often just throw it in the crock pot when I need a qui...
Saturday was Doors Open Day in the city of Aberdeen, where you can explore places that are normally closed to the public. As part of this c...
Finally, here are more pictures from our trip to the Highlands back in June. We had two days of wonderful, almost sunny, weather. But our fi...
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Micah turned 10 weeks old yesterday! I am amazed at how quickly the time has gone. Here is a picture of him prepared for a crisp autumn morn...
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We live near this beautiful park, on the north side of Old Aberdeen. The park borders St. Macher's Cathedral, pictured here up on the hi...