Monthly Archives: May 2009

More meditative coloring

This will be a very brief post because I DO actually have to get some work done!! This is another mandala I colored yesterday. After I spent time coloring, reflecting and praying, I did a google search on “meditative coloring” … Continue reading

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Meditative Coloring

Summer is officially here for me and I must admit that I feel like a child anticipating the freedom of summer vacation. The last few weeks have been quite hectic with the end of the year “push” to get assignments … Continue reading

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Remembering my grandmother …

Last Wednesday, May 13, my grandmother passed peacefully into eternal rest. Yesterday we celebrated her nearly 92 years of life, and I had the privilege of co-officiating with our home church pastor at the Avon United Methodist Church in Indiana. … Continue reading

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Summer

The semester is winding down and I must say that I am grateful. I only have one assignment left – a presentation on a case study in my Systematic Theology class next Thursday. Although the classes I’ve had this semester … Continue reading

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Credo

I have had some busy days since my last post, but the good news is that the Systematic Theology paper is history! Writing a 25 page paper in which one constructs a comprehensive, cohesive and consistent credo is no easy … Continue reading

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The Practice of Prayer as Procrastination

Prayer and procrastination have been two very important practices in the life of this seminary student. This evening while sitting at my computer trying to get beyond page 8 of my 25-page Systematic Theology paper (which is due on Thursday), … Continue reading

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The Good Shepherd

This week’s lectionary readings focus on The Good Shepherd. “The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want” (Psalm 23:1 NRSV). “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep … I am the … Continue reading

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