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About spiritsearcher

In the insanity that is my life, I am amazed at how God speaks. The Spirit is often sneaky, playful, and always timely. Lest those moments where the God as Spirit breaks through and in amidst the insanity be overlooked, this blog will serve as my place to savor each sighting. Indeed, God is all around teaching, loving, and beckoning...

Sold

Last week, the sale of our church property and buildings was finalized.  Fifteen months after we had made the decision to list the property and begin looking for a new place to gather.  Fifteen long months on the heels of … Continue reading

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Grand (Teton) Stillness

A reflection from my last day spent in Colter Bay in Grand Teton National Park in August of 2017… I hiked a little way on the Lake Trail this morning before hunkering down on a big rock at the water’s … Continue reading

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Waking up in the Tetons

When I woke at 6am that first morning in Grand Teton National Park, I was bleary eyed.  I had slept horribly the night before.  I blame the anxiety of not wanting to miss out on the morning ranger-led hike, and, … Continue reading

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Onward – Leaving and Arriving

Reflections from the day I left Ring Lake Ranch and travelled to Grand Teton National Park, August 2017 –  Driving out of the ranch is never easy. I hate the goodbyes – to the people and to the place. Especially the … Continue reading

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Soaking in the Ranch

Reflections on my last full day at Ring Lake Ranch, August 2017 –  Today is a day of soaking it all in. The ride for the day really wasn’t a ride. It was a field trip to another ranch. Sounded … Continue reading

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Ridge Trail Ride

Day 3 at Ring Lake Ranch (August, 2017): This morning I chose to do another ride. This one, to new terrain I had not covered before. Mo talked about this over the ridge, somewhat steep climb, that folks that don’t like … Continue reading

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More Myself Than I’ve Ever Been

Reflections from Day Four at Ring Lake Ranch, August 2017: Today, I hiked. We drove an hour back toward Jackson Hole to Holmes Cave trail in the Absarokas. Meadows of wildflowers were promised. Alluring opportunity, but, it was an over-lunch … Continue reading

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