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Finding meaning and strength in ‘living’ parables

How do we best learn to answer life’s deep and significant questions? Myths, legends, fables, folk

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Choices, choices: Make wise ones by listening for God’s voice

We recently heard a story about a faculty meeting that occurred at a university some years ago. The

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To get by in life, learn to lean on the strength of faith

As beautiful as life is, it isn’t necessarily easy. A friend of ours recently returned from a fabu

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Remember that initial assessments may be mistaken

How do we assess the events in our lives? Can we truly discern whether the things that happen to us

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Trust in God lets us live ‘as if’ nothing can derail us

A few years back a friend shared with us a few tips from a book about handling harrowing occasions t

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Fear not! Be a ‘sparrow-saver’ and attend to others’ needs

There is a good bit of fear-inducing uncertainty in our lives these days, isn’t there? The stock m

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‘Grace of God is more powerful than our mistakes’

What makes life good, or meaningful or worthwhile? We frequently hear people try to answer that ques

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Take comfort in the wisdom of Vero Beach’s elders

Here in Vero Beach we live within a human community whose characteristics are unusual. For one thing

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Each of us can be the bearer of a little good news

The world often seems a sadly violent and harsh place. Week after week reports of atrocities or inju

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Seeing yourself through God’s eyes can work wonders

Psychologists tell us that “mirroring” is the copying of one person’s behavior by another. The

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Let God be your bedrock when you need support

Recently, writer David Dunlap reported on a remarkable aspect of the construction of the Twin Towers

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In need of a course correction? Let God lead you

One of our favorite authors is Barbara Brown Taylor. She tells the story in her book, “Tales of Te