Tag Archives: my beliefs

Hell to Pay

The devil may be in the details but there will be hell to pay if we don’t also see the big picture. With love, Russ Advertisements

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Choices and Pain

I believe that when people go through awful experiences–especially situations where other folks hurt us–we have a choice. We can choose to let what we went through become an excuse to close our heart in an attempt to protect ourselves … Continue reading

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Collateral Compassion and Kindness

(A re-post for newer readers of this blog.) When you see a man led to prison say in your heart, “Mayhap he is escaping from a narrower prison.” And when you see a man drunken say in your heart, “Mayhap … Continue reading

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