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Sacrifice on Good Friday: Finding Meaning As An Agnostic

This is exactly what I wanted to say. Except I would have sounded a little more… bitter. So I chose this instead. Because there is peace and acceptance here. Very wonderfully put!

The Stretch For Something Beautiful

I was having a conversation with one of my coworkers yesterday about religion. He’s Jewish, and this week, he is celebrating Passover. As we stood in the dusty warehouse, with the shafts of light illuminating the dust from high above, he told me that for him, it’s not about religion. It’s about tradition. It’s about remembering where he came from and why he celebrates.

I’m not religious – not really. The best I could probably do is to say I’m a Christian-leaning Agnostic. I have too much history with religion to ever want to commit myself to one again, but I’m not ruling out the existence of God or a higher power. I think that man-made religion is full of corruption and hurt. I think most of it is created to lord it over someone else. It makes it hard for me to want to be part of that. That…

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Surprise

At my daughter’s first real Easter, she was amazed by the hidden eggs all around her.

Ooooh! There are eggs?

Calloway Gardens

My family has begun a new tradition of travelling to Calloway Gardens in Georgia for an annual Easter trip.  There I have had opportunity to take photos of family, butterflies, birds, turtles, fish and flowers.  I come home with hundreds of pictures each year.  Then I have the joy of sorting through them and choosing the best ones.

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