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Praise-worthy

Praise, given or received, opens us up to the reality of unspeakable grace that exists within us. Receiving praise honors God’s gifts. If you receive a compliment, and say “thank you,” know that this translates as, “Yes, the infinite, presence … Continue reading

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Respect – a Worthy Practice

Richard Rohr teaches that the Franciscan principle of respect is important to worthiness.  Through respect, we witness the worth of creation.   As we see the value in everything, we cultivate an appreciation of our own value.   Respect leads us to … Continue reading

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The Power of Praise

Back in the early days of my ministry, I feared public speaking.  Despite the fact that I keep choosing careers that put me in the spotlight, I’ve always been shy. My insecurity reached new heights when I participated in a … Continue reading

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