In my continuing quest to become a better listener, to God and to others, God speaks to me in different ways. It’s been really good for me to have quiet time with God. Set aside time where I am just still and listen. Not talking to God, about me or other people. Not, feeling virtuous… Read More Mine!
I pride myself on… Is not a phrase that I hear very much anymore. Why is that? Well, pride is a bad thing, isn’t it, in Christian circles? Pride comes before a fall, etc. We hear all of these shortcomings about pride and therefore have exhumed it from our Christian culture. There is a culture… Read More I Pride Myself
A busy mind, supper with friends. Kids in bed, tired and breathy Calming light of early Spring through the window; Hope of warmth The grace of a sunset The promises of beauty and creation seen in the peace and tranquility of an early spring sunset. Where all things are suspended for a moment to allow for… Read More The Grace of a Sunset
At the urging of a friend and in collusion with an assignment given to my students by another teacher, I have just completed my first foray into an extensive period of silence and solitude. This is a practice that goes along with something that I believe God has been calling me to do, which is… Read More God's Anti-aging Treatment
I’ve been lost for the past couple of months. My sense of direction has been off, I’ve been going around in circles. My compass isn’t tracking North. I’m not usually this way. Usually my sense of direction is really very good. There’s been a plan laid out before me by God or by me, I… Read More When I Grow Up