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The hairdresser

The hairdresser

by Pat Farrell I was feeling pretty good about myself. Letting my hair go “natural” was so empowering, until I looked in the mirror. Yikes! That brownish clay/gray color didn’t seem to…

Live abundantly

Live abundantly

by Pat Farrell I remembered that it was an incredible morning. There were birds calling back and forth to one another. A light morning mist was slowly disappearing from the garden…

The Divine Call of a Nurse

The Divine Call of a Nurse

by Pat Farrell April is fast approaching and, too often it brings turbulent storms. When I hear about unstable weather such as hurricanes and tornados, I remember the stories I…

I’m all by myself

I’m all by myself

by Pat Farrell Do you ever want to throw your hands up in the air and just run away from it all? I don’t believe I’m alone in feeling like…

Manna from Heaven

by Pat Farrell Have you ever been so financially stretched that you had absolutely no idea how you were going to make it? Then suddenly, you received a forgotten refund…

Jesus, CEO

Jesus, CEO

by Pat Farrell How would you describe your leadership skills? I can tell a lot about your management by the way your employees react when you show up in their…

Silence is not always golden

Silence is not always golden

By Pat Farrell Have you ever “gone along with the crowd” to be accepted or to gain popularity?  I think we were all guilty of that at some point when…

God makes therapists, too

God makes therapists, too

By Pat Farrell I was in therapy long enough to know that those compulsions you’re battling (whether it’s something, someone or some thought) have nothing to do with the compulsion…

Pulaski Area Transit is a blessing to all

To the editor: What a blessing Pulaski Area Transit is! The drivers are so gracious. They will help you on and/or off the bus. The conversations that go on the…

Stepping out on God’s Word

Stepping out on God’s Word

By Pat Farrell Sometimes I live in what feels like a land of “nothingness.” I sit with complete indifference. Not the sun nor the moon, the birds or the sky can…