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Loving the People Who Support the Candidate You Hate

Jesus said belonging to him will divide families. Politics seems to do the same.

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Oatmeal in Monterey Is My Stress Reducer. What’s Yours?

Pandemics and elections do not make for stress-free times.

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My Dermatologist Uses Jesus’ Teaching Methods

Watch and learn: Jesus’ education philosophy still works.

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The Frequency—and Variety—of My Anxiety Dreams Has Increased Greatly in a Pandemic

Everyone is dealing with pandemic stress even if they don’t know it, and we’re in this together whether we like it or not.

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Empathy, Trauma, and Marriage in the Middle: a look at Dorothy Littell Greco’s latest book

Marriage in the Middle bears the subtitle Embracing Midlife Surprises, Challenges, and Joys. If by “embracing” Dorothy Littell Greco means coming to grips with, she has delivered. Each chapter looks at an individual component of life and contextualizes it for … Continue reading

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With Five Trials Set in My Courtroom This Morning, I Can’t Get Them All Done. That’s Fine.

The point is to get done the one thing facing you now, to help the one person with you now.

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Thankful for Small Blessings, Including My Tastebuds

I know where even the smallest goodness in my life comes from:

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How I Handled the Scam Phone Call From the “Social Security Administration” Office in “El Paso, Texas”

Some people will lie, cheat, and steal your last penny.

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Out of Control in the Courtroom: a look at a judge’s day

Think judges are allowed to accomplish whatever they like? Think again.

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Car Payments and Pandemic Protocols: an irresponsible parable

The way to hold onto a car while it’s still under financing is to keep making payments, even if you’re tired of them. The way to beat COVID-19 is to keep following pandemic protocols, even if you’re tired of them.

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