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Link SymbolIn our hyper-connected world, intriguing articles, interactions and conversations pop up regularly, provoking further reflection. I’ve collected various meditations here on the “Conversation” page, where I welcome contributions from anyone who might feel moved to add to the dialogue. Tally ho!

Resiliance, Determination & Teamwork at the USTA Eastern Sectionals

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This past weekend I had the privilege of participating in the USTA Eastern 18+ Sectionals in Schenectady, NY with an awesome group of women. Every member of our team played with grit, heart and amazing support for one another in a tournament that was about so much more than winning or losing. It was about supporting one another as we faced tough decisions and showed up with fierce determination, fairness and generosity for our team, our fellow competitors and ourselves.

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“Forty Portraits in Forty Years”

"Forty Portraits in Forty Years" by Nicholas Nixon

Aging is not an easy topic, especially in a society that fetishizes youth, and the photos in Nicholas Nixon’s “Forty Portraits in Forty Years,” a moving pictorial journey in which he photographed four sisters every year since 1975, can bring up a lot, the good, the bad and the beautiful. One can see that what the women in the photos lose in the smoothness of their skin they gain in something else – but what (or do they)? It’s probably different for each of us.

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Matthew 16:21-28

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The Church of St. Barnabas, Labor Day Reflection, Irvington, New York

Jesus began to show his disciples that he must go to Jerusalem and undergo great suffering at the hands of the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be killed, and on the third day be raised. And Peter took him aside and began to rebuke him, saying, “God forbid it, Lord! This must never happen to you.” But he turned and said to Peter, “Get behind me, Satan! You are a stumbling block to me; for you are setting your mind not on divine things but on human things.”

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