An Appropriate Standard

Our relationships do not have to be perfect.  They simply need to be appropriate.  Our relationships need to have the appropriate amount of compassion, generosity, and graciousness.  They also need the appropriate distance and boundaries.  This is simple, but it is certainly not easy.  Each relationship is different, requiring its own unique combination of characteristics. …

Time To Live

A little time goes a long way.  With time being our only truly non-renewable resource, how we spend it matters. If we use our time doing our best to avoid intimacy, connection, and deep, meaningful relationships, we should not be overly surprised when we find ourselves alone and lonely.  If, on the other hand, we use…