Tag Archives: religion

Best of Luck, Father Saiki

Today was Fr. Saiki’s last Sunday Mass at my parish. While I am happy he will be furthering his studies and wasn’t always thrilled to hear what he had to say in his homilies, it’s sort of like a theology … Continue reading

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I Don’t Deserve You

I don’t deserve friends like you; you’re all so kind! I actually have said these words recently (or something similar) this past week. I said those kind of words while talking with my general manager (I don’t know if I … Continue reading

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Single Life Vocation: It’s Not as Bad as You Think

Tonight while at Mass I was either forced to listen to a video presentation on the vocation of married life, or daydream for the next 10-15 minutes or so. What did I choose? I chose to half-listen; I know that’s … Continue reading

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Father Figure Two

My second father figure is actually a toss-up between two people, but I will group them together because they are both the in the same occupation and are friends. My two father figures tonight are Father Dennis Wait and Father … Continue reading

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Dear Uncle George

(Feel free to eavesdrop on a letter I’m writing to my uncle George, whom I have never personally met on Earth. 😀 ) Dear Uncle George, Happy birthday! Mom has told me numerous times today would have been your birthday. … Continue reading

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Love and Marriage

I’d be amiss if I didn’t discuss the recent legalization of same-sex union/marriage in the United States. I procrastinated about talking about such a topic because I find that it’s so controversial and whatever stance I take I’ll probably make … Continue reading

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White Rabbit, April Fools?!

White rabbit! No April fooling here! I still am not fond of this day, but on to today’s entry. Today has been a fairly good day for me. I haven’t weighed myself since overeating today (and I mean grossly overeating); … Continue reading

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Welcome Lent 2015

Today marks the beginning of Lent 2015. It is Ash Wednesday. I am welcoming it and hoping to bring about some much-needed change in my spiritual life this year. I haven’t given anything up, but rather I am trying to … Continue reading

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Here I Am; You Called Me!

“Here I am. You called me!” (1 Samuel 3:4 ERV) Oh how this sounds like me when I was first learning what God’s voice sounds like. When I first read and heard this reading I remember thinking that it was … Continue reading

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Remembering Uncle George

While at work today, and even somewhat before that and after that, I recalled why today sounded so familiar. Forty-nine years ago tonight my uncle George died in a horrible car wreck. I actually thought of that a lot this … Continue reading

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