Monthly Archives: February 2012

40 Ways My Labyrinth is Like My Life–#6

6. If you stay on the Path and you don’t turn back, you WILL get there. This goes along with the last one, about wandering around, heading away from the center as often as toward it. I would love it … Continue reading

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40 Ways My Labyrinth is Like My Life–#5

5. The Path seems to spend as much time leading away from the center as toward it. When I started walking my labyrinth, various insights came to me, just because that’s the way I’m wired. I can’t spread compost in … Continue reading

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40 Ways My Labyrinth is Like My Life–#4

4. Every time you think you’re almost there, you hit a sudden left turn. That’s actually not strictly true. It could be a right turn. A U-turn. A moment of complete confusion when you aren’t entirely sure which way you … Continue reading

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40 Ways My Labyrinth is Like My Life–#3

3. It has a quiet place at the center. This is possibly the most special thing about the labyrinth–not just that it has a quiet place, but that it reminds me that I have one, too. Really. No matter what … Continue reading

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40 Ways My Labyrinth is Like My Life–#2

2. It goes round and round in circles and doesn’t seem to get anywhere. It’s funny how different my reaction is to that one from one day to the next. The truth is, of course, that the whole point of … Continue reading

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40 Ways My Labyrinth is Like My Life–#1

Last year I posted 40 tweets about the similarities between my labyrinth and my life. At that time, there was some interest in my writing devotionals based on those 40 Ways. So this year, I’ll be posting daily for the … Continue reading

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Questions. . .

2 Kings 2:1-12 is the story of Elijah being taken up, and Elisha sticking with him to the end. This is another really strange story I’ve heard all my life and am now asking: What’s that mean?? Elijah is not … Continue reading

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Psalm 30 (read the whole thing–it’s wonderful. These two verses are from the NASB) 10 “Hear, O LORD, and be gracious to me; O LORD, be my helper.” 11 You have turned for me my mourning into dancing; You have … Continue reading

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Setting Limits

FROM NOW ON, THE FULL BIBLE TEXT ABOUT WHICH I AM WRITING [pasted from Bible Gateway, footnotes and all] WILL ALSO APPEAR HERE. THE BLOG ENTRY IS BELOW. Mark 1:29-39 New American Standard Bible (NASB) Crowds Healed 29 And immediately … Continue reading

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