Author Archives: Alise

About Alise

I’m a lot of things, but more than anything else, I’m a woman in progress. I’m finding that out more and more all the time. Knitting is just a series of knots. I hope as my tangled thoughts are put out there, they will weave together into something that adds a little bit of beauty to the world.

Creating a Pliable God

Do we really want to boil God’s power down to a weather report? Continue reading

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Why I Support Protesting Trump

We tend to have selective amnesia about how people react when there’s a change of party in the White House. Some always feel disenfranchised and overreact with the worst possible caricatures of what the words said during the campaigns could … Continue reading

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Betrayal

It’s been nearly 2 months since I’ve written here. The last time I took such a long blogging break it was after my affair and divorce. My marriage now is just fine, but since November 8th, I have had a sense of … Continue reading

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3 Actions to Take Following the Trump Election

Three ways I’m trying to bring light after the election of Donald Trump Continue reading

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Caring for Yourself as You Parent After a Trump Election

Caring for yourself as a parent following the Trump election. Continue reading

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 Dear Christians, it matters how you feel. That’s what the Bible says.

If we’re created in the image of a feeling God, why would we think our feelings are unimportant? Continue reading

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Don’t Call Me Nasty

Don’t use Donald Trump’s pejorative to describe me. Continue reading

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