Tag Archives: Gratitude

“What are you thankful for?”

My brother didn’t ask the question “What are your thankful for in this last year?” If he had, I could have spoken about the wonderful connections I have had with old friends, the time spent with family, the great staff I have to work with and some of the high points of the year. I could have spoken about the people I love, including those around the table. But he didn’t ask this question; he asked the more existential question, “What are you thankful for?” Continue reading

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Weeping for joy

I will place my dwelling in your midst, and I shall not abhor you. And I will walk among you, and will be your God, and you shall be my people. –Leviticus 26:11-12 Continue reading

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Reflections on sore teeth

This is not a paean to my dentist, just an acknowledgment of how privileged it is to have a dentist and the money to pay for him.  My teeth hurt a little.  I had to have a crown re-cemented.  And … Continue reading

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