Is it your story to tell?

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer A social function I attended was going well until the moment when someone tried to take group photos. This was not a function where selfies were documenting ...

Words that resonate–Henri Nouwen

When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives mean the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain an...

Erasing the ugly

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer There are moments when I wonder how the world hasn’t managed to self-destruct yet. Recently I’ve heard some things–the kind of things tha...

We collect friends like stamps

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer I’ve been doing a bit of spring-cleaning on my blog, and found this early post. It reflects a conversation I’ve had with many friends, both onlin...