One bright and beautiful Easter morning a minister shared the worst Children’s Sermon ever. He gathered the children at the front of the sanctuary and very carefully handed each one a big golden Easter egg—the kind that might contain the biggest prize of the annual Easter egg hunt.

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It’s hard to remember in the thick of it, but most every time, our communities around us are gracious. Many times, they’ll applaud — and even be inspired by — our gentle personal boundaries that protect this most valuable, non-renewable asset.

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A simple practice that’s made all the difference, along with what Holy Week has meant to us in light of Notre Dame.

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A few months ago, I got to share My Good List for the first time on the Simple podcast. It was fun to revisit that idea and ponder what’s making my life better right now in this new season. Here are 4 things—an item, a habit, a work of art, and a philosophy—that are currently […]

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It really is a delightful home base, a great place to raise kids, a lovely couples’ getaway, and a fun way to spend a weekend. I love this place.

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What’s the difference between a scarcity and an abundant mindset? And what does it mean to be a hometown tourist? This, too, is about mindset.

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