The Privileged Life: The Holy Habit of Exercise

“But I discipline my body and bring it into subjection, lest, when I have preached to others, I myself should become disqualified.” (1 Corinthians 9:27) I have never been a true athlete. In fact, I'm quite inept at any sport involving a ball...which pretty much covers the sports spectrum. For me to talk about exercise is truly laughable.  But it’s... Continue Reading →

The Privileged Life: Six Ways to Chase Away Summertime Blues

“Happy is he who has the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in the Lord his God....” (Psalm 146:5) I love everything blue.  Blueberries. Flow-blue china. Blue-painted walls. Bluegrass music. Bluebirds. Blue toile fabric. Cobalt blue glass. Blue Ridge Mountains. Blue jeans. Blue fingernail polish. Periwinkle blue is my favorite shade—same as the fragile “blue sailor” wildflowers that are particularly fetching right now alongside... Continue Reading →

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