Today is a day of wonder!

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Dear Friends, “Today is the first day of the rest of your life.” The first time I read those words, I had long blonde hair instead of short steel-colored waves. I wore contacts instead of glasses, known to swallow one by accident if it…

September 23, 2019

Return, relax, remember

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Dear Friends, Last month’s Glimmer was such a gift! Thank you for engaging with the images and sharing the blessings, thank you for joining me in these thoughts and ponderings. And my gift to you? Well, I encourage you to reread the July Glimmer…

August 13, 2019

Birthday Invitation

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Dear Friends, As I get older, my birthdays seem to speak a little louder. How is it for you? Do you notice the annual movements of your heart inviting you to greater awareness of what it means to be alive? I have to confess,…

July 23, 2019

Sometimes we grieve together…

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Dear Friends, Last Sunday, I heard a 6 minute description of the current living conditions of detained migrant children along the US-Mexico border.  I cannot get the words and images out of my mind. Their plight has become a part of my prayer. Their…

June 30, 2019

Step into the Holy

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Dear Friends, I have missed you! The month of May was filled with travels, out into the world of Italy and deep within the heart of Lisa. I come home changed by the new sights, sounds and feelings I encountered…the winding, narrow roads through…

May 31, 2019

The Season of Transformation

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Dear Friends, I have been thinking about transformation lately. I guess that’s not surprising, Spring is slowly making its way into our formerly frozen New England landscape. Change is all around us. I’ve recently had the opportunity to be with grieving folks, offered programs…

April 18, 2019

Am I Enough?

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“There is comfort in keeping what is sacred inside us, not as a secret but as a prayer.” Terry Tempest Williams   Dear Friends, This quote entered my heart a few weeks ago. It comes as invitation, as reminder. As a child, I would…

March 23, 2019

Promptings of Hope

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Dear Friends, My son gave me a gift card from Stitch Fix for Christmas. Have you tried this sort of service? It was new to me, but I was intrigued. I filled out the online form in great detail – sizes, body parts to…

February 21, 2019

We begin again…

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Dear Friends,                                                         I have missed you! I have missed the connection found through this monthly ritual of…

January 13, 2019

Let Love be Born in your Heart!

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Dear Friends, Happy Advent! A wonderful season of hope! Hear these words of Jan Richardson, artist, author, and minister, as she describes a “Blessing on a Strange Road:” Now this blessing meets you…looking like nothing you have known, fragrant with some far scent and…

December 9, 2018