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Counting Down . . . Practicing Presence, Patience, and Trust

While talking with friends at a marriage retreat last weekend, I mentioned that time seems to be rushing forward as I look toward all the things that are coming our way on the calendar. My oldest son gets married in 63 days, we plan to move to Ireland in approximately 142 days, and between now and then, there are wedding showers, another family wedding, books to publish, an eighth-grade school year to finish out (90 days until the last day of school, in case you’re curious), funds to raise, and oh yeah, life to live in all those in-between moments.

It’s all good, and still, it can feel overwhelming. Continue reading