Monthly Archives: March 2015

He’s coming home! – an update

Many thanks and gratitude for many of you who have been praying for Greyson’s recovery in the NICU. I am excited and most relieved to report that our little man is coming home on Tuesday! It’s shocking that only two … Continue reading

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Self-knowledge is only a part of your story

The Ways to Self-knowledge “Know yourself” is good advice.  But to know ourselves doesn’t mean to analyse ourselves.  Sometimes we want to know ourselves as if we were machines that could be taken apart and put back together at will.   … Continue reading

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From where I sit…

From where I sit I can see my grandson’s gentle breathing – an powerful picture of trust, peace, repose and safety. Unfortunately, he is surrounded by all the machines, wires, and tubes necessary to monitor his health and launch him into … Continue reading

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Introducing… Greyson Ray

We welcomed our new arrival, Greyson Ray on March 17th at 3:12am. As expected he was born with the complication I spoke of in my last blog post. He weighed in at 6 lbs, and was 19 inches tall. He … Continue reading

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Danger and Opportunity – Greyson Ray

It has often been said (unfortunately incorrectly) that the Chinese character for crisis is the combination of the characters for danger and opportunity. In spite of the fact that this sounds profound and consistent with how we would describe a … Continue reading

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Wrestling With God When He Doesn’t Seem Good | RELEVANT Magazine

Wrestling With God When He Doesn’t Seem Good | RELEVANT Magazine. Posted by Dr. Ray Mitsch… written by Karyn Noll

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A new start – A Dangerous Community?

Well, a lot has changed since I wrote last. I decided to move to a new blog and a new look for the blog, as well as a new title. When I first conceived of doing a blog, I was … Continue reading

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