Resolute

I know, I know. It’s the season for resolutions that’ll evaporate all too soon: unrealistic, unmet, maybe even unmeant, and unarguably certain to fall by the wayside. Are you kidding? Work starts tomorrow and I’ll never do all I intended to. I know what Mark Twain said on 1 January 1863: “Now is the accepted time to make your regular annual good resolutions. Next week...
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On Starting Anew: A Three-Part Prayer

Here at the start of a New Year, and the beginning of a new day, I find myself reminded by a friend to keep writing, and that my morning prayer might offer just the topic to start off with as the chill wind blows and the sun peeks through to wake and warm us all. And if indeed the mercies of God are new every morning, then perhaps a practical way of invoking those mercies may help.  It helps me...
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