Tag Archives: Lord of the Rings

Leaving the safe for the unknown

“I will take the Ring,” he said, “though I do not know the way.” This may be the most pivotal line in The Lord of the Rings, uttered by Frodo. Here he makes a decision that will forever change his life … Continue reading

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How fairy tales can change us…and need to

Weeping uncontrollably.  And driving down the interstate at the same time.  Not the safest manuever. So I pulled off until I could regain my composure. What had just happened?  Did I hear of the tragic death of a loved one? … Continue reading

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The one thing we were made for

I have come to believe we were made for one thing.  It is the mountain top of our existence.  How did I come to this conclusion? I can approach it spiritually.  All of our substitutes for this turn out to … Continue reading

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