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Pastor Pete’s Ponderings

By Rev. Pete Hyde The cruise ship gently makes its way downstream through the European countryside.  Bustling cities line the Rhine with industrial complexes reliant...

Vulnerability

By Lauren Catanese “Owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing that we will ever do.” –Brene Brown in The...

Lotus Life with Lauren Catanese

Shifting your vibration There is only one emotion that truly exist in the world, love. Love encompasses all the emotions that makes us feel so...

SOUTHERN BELLES

 By Sean Dietrich Her words were a trip backward on the timeline. Suppers on church grounds, childhoods with calloused feet. Chicken pens, hog roasts, cotton-pickers, fish...

Pastor Pete’s Ponderings

By Rev. J. Pete Hyde Before the sun is even thinking about coming up, it finds its way to the driveway.   All alone and exposed,...

Just Sayin’

She Is... by Shane D'Fury She is warm, comfortable to hold against my chest. She's an effective thought, the perfect spark to ignite a flame subdued by time,...

Pastor Pete’s Ponderings

by Reverend Pete Hyde It was the summer of 1968.  The base model 1963 Chrysler Newport (the only options were automatic transmission and power steering)...

Just Sayin’

Escape Claws From the beginning I struggled to climb with fingers bleeding as they scrabbled on stone numb from more than pain groping for handholds.   I wished for escape claws. I made...

THE REST OF THE STORY 

By Sean Dietrich  He was homeless. Long beard, weathered skin. I was sitting in traffic. He walked between lines of vehicles at a stoplight. He...

Letting it all go…the road to Independence

Letting all of what go? Oh you know, all the to do’s, the supposed to’s, the obligations, the must haves, the why haven’t you...

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