Devotionals by Lillian Daniel

Devotionals by Lillian Daniel

Behold the Author's Care

Lillian Daniel

At a writing workshop at the Iowa Summer Writing Festival, our teacher, Sands Hall, gave us exercises from her book, Tools of the Writers Craft.


Stop Trying to Find Yourself

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Individualism tells you that you are special and unique.


Did we come all this way to meet no one but ourselves?

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Tamar Elad-Appelbaum was raised in an orthodox Jewish community in Jerusalem.


Lessons from a Lonely Lobster

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It stinks to be single in a couple's universe.


Mansions of Mysterious Metaphors

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The 1843 children's board game The Mansion of Happiness used a sixty-seven space spiral track to teach children the various Christian virtues and vices.


When "Sorry" Seems to be the Easiest Word

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After a terrorist atrocity, I hate seeing Muslims at a news conference being forced to apologize for something they didn't do.


Don't Congratulate a Cat on its Landing

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Be on the lookout for the next cat flailing in the air. And next time, try to help. 


The 4 Types of Nones

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Are you are doing a good job of welcoming people who have never experienced religious community before?


You Can't Step in the Same River Twice

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The winter river has surprised me with its beauty.


Canonize Yourself

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So go ahead. Canonize yourself. You're just claiming what has already been given to you by Jesus, who loves us, as imperfect as we are.