Beyond Blue
August 2008 Archives

This is an appropriate topic for the Feast of the Transfiguration: when Jesus’ disciples witness the Son of God’s transfiguration right there in front of them. (“Dude, Did you just see that??? Did we eat wild mushrooms for lunch? Cool […]

My blogging buddy John over at “Storied Mind” doesn’t need a glamour shot to be reminded that he is beautiful to God. I loved his reflection on this very topic, which you can get to by clicking here. There is […]

My friend Priscilla (who runs the very successful The Faith Club Group on Beliefnet’s Community) and I were just e-mailing each other the other day about the pressure we feel to be happy all of the time. I mean, in […]

Here is more from Group Beyond Blue member Luthitarian on what it means to be real. I find him to be so wise. In fact, I wish I could hear his sermons on Sunday instead of the ones I catch […]

Dear God, In Matthew’s gospel (14:13-21) we read about the miracle of the loaves and fish: When Jesus heard what had happened [to John the Baptist’, he withdrew by boat privately to a solitary place. Hearing of this, the crowds […]

Interestingly enough, just as I was contemplating how God really does take care of you when you take care of yourself, I received this note from Beyond Blue Barbara: I am very happy. I’ve just been told that I have […]

Thanks to my blogging buddy, NYJLM, whose blog you can find by clicking here, for forwarding me this interview that ran in the New York Times a week or so ago. Irene Wielawski of the New York Times interviewed Dr. […]

Tamar E. Chansky lists some red flags for anxiety in a child in her insightful book, “Freeing Your Child: Powerful, Practical Solutions to Overcome Your Child’s Fears, Worries, and Phobias”: 1. Demonstrates excessive distress out of proportion to the situation: […]