Monthly Archives: June 2012

Stay Close

I learned a new word this week – propinquity. It’s a fun word to say – proh/ping/kwi/tee. It means nearness in place or time, nearness in relationship. It’s a beautiful word when you’re about to celebrate twenty two years of … Continue reading

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Keep Company with Him

Come to me, He says. Oswald Chambers reminds us “that the questions in life are remarkably few, and they are all answered by the words – Come to me. Not do this or don’t do that, but – Come to … Continue reading

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Get Wet

My alarm goes off around 5am, and immediately my mind starts rationalizing why I don’t need to swim. “Birders fly out today.” “Busy weekend, I’m tired.” ” Might have to drive across town this morning.” “It’s raining.” It’s raining. So … Continue reading

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Extend a Blessing Over Others

Sometimes I don’t know if I swim in the mornings for the exercise or for the kind words blessed over me as I exit the water. May God accompany you. May God guard you. May God bless you this day. … Continue reading

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Invest in the Common Good

Good morning. For the record, I don’t write blog posts days in advance. I write in the here and in the now. When I type “good morning”, it means today – June 6, 2012. I’m writing looking out on cloudy … Continue reading

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