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With Jesus, “and” is almost better than “or.” He spoke the truth and spoke gently to the guilty. He rebuked the Pharisees and quietly explained things to them.

My boys are off to college and its me, my wife and my daughter at home. Where once three men dominated the vote, now it's two against one. Instead of 24, Fringe and The Bourne Identity, it's now Hachi, The Rainmaker (at least Matt Damon is still in the picture) and Downton Abbey.

 

And dang it, I like it. These are good flicks.


Outside my back window I can see the old slide. Many good memories! And this weekend, it needed to be cleaned. Like cleaning a bathroom, it is a messy, intimate job: there is is no way to clean a toilet or a slide without getting your arms around it.

There are many reasons for being tired, some bad, some good. One of the best reasons - and I think one of the most common - is because you've worked. Work takes energy out of you and puts it into something else. It is a necessary transaction. God himself, after 6 days, rested. God himself made a time for work and a time for rest.

 

So, if you are tired, and you've done a good day's work, don't worry. You did what you were designed to do. There is such a thing as a "good tired."