Humility is the power of connection. Then, once humility has been exercised with some real, meaningful, tangible, evident action of a way of being; then, and only then, can one connect.
We wondered what Christmas would be like this year if we each gave experiences and not just gifts this year.
But still, the human being sitting in a cold night with a sign saying “help me please” …I mean what does one do?
Sin is a condition more than it is a series of moral failings. Like illness, sin flares up.
Celebrate the end of your campaign with a feast! This marks a clear end to the campaign and clears the “decks’ for Advent
The deer or stag in First-Nation American spirituality can represent a call to self-compassion and compassion for others. It is a peaceful animal, gentle unless defending. So am I, I guess. I try to be.
As you near the end of your stewardship season, what still needs to be done?
In the end, it is the same day with darkness and light. It is the same week with Sabbath and work. It is the same tree with Winter and Summer. It is the same Church which blesses and harms.
It is good to stand by as things are being transformed by fire. It is a mystical process. Everything is changing and yet only the fires move