Monday Morning Musings

"Pearl of Great Price" - artist Sara Joseph
1. Depression has been kicking my butt the last few days. A good reminder that this is a chronic disease, and I have to be really careful about my health.
2. Getting really excited about the baptism of my two great-nieces. Their adoption is almost final, and then PARTY!
3. Work has been crazy-busy for me, but has also afforded me the opportunity to do a number of national radio interviews. It's been a great learning experience, and so much fun.
4. Youngest Son has me completely baffled. I can't talk to him without an angry response, and I literally have no idea what's going on in his head.
5. I'm pondering the "Pearl of Great Price." Is it different for all of us? Is there something about God's love for us that strikes each of us differently? If so, what is my pearl? What is yours?


  1. New commenter, and late to the party, but I wanted to share what I heard my priest preach at mass. The pearl of great price isn't faith, or Heaven. The pearl is the individual, and God is the merchant going in search of it. This altered my view of things enormously!

  2. Welcome, and thanks for the comment. That is a truly new perspective - wow!


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