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Lenten Blog Day 5- Alone but not Lonely

Day 5 Alone but not Lonely Yesterday was an unusual service at my church.  For the Lenten Season we are practicing “silence” as part of listening to God in a noisy world. We did a long, meditative “prayer practice” in silence.  …

Day 4- Quieting the Chaos to find the Silence

So here is how my morning prayer goes sometimes.  I begin everyday thanking God for my grandchildren and lifting them up for God’s blessing.   I begin with the oldest, Harper.  “God I lift up Harper; I am so grateful that she is in my…

Lenten Blog Day 3: Recognizing God's Voice

Inward, Upward, Onward -Day 3 – Recognizing God’s Voice I promised a story from Mother Teresa’s life today, but I’m going to push that out a couple of days.  There were some great comments to yesterday’s blog and I want to expand…

Lenten Blog Day 2- Inward, Upward, Onward

Let’s kick off day 2 of Lent with a great quote from Mother Teresa. "In the silence of the heart God speaks, If you face God in prayer and silence, God will speak to you." In the silence of the heart, God speaks.  Yes, we want to hear…

Lenten Blog Inward, Upward, Onward

Inward, upward, onward Day 1 It is the first day of Lent and the launch of the Lenten Blog.  I begin this year with a story, because…well, that’s what I do.  (BTW, Sarah Warren I am so glad this story brought joy and laughter to…

MYRAdical Life

Welcome to MYRAdical Life.com.  It is simply the stories of my life mixed with my observations of God moving in the world.  Here is how this site began: When Lucy Strumbos suggested that I write about my radical life, (and she cleverly…