Lean into the Mystery of Prayer

Prayer is perhaps one of the great mysteries of transformation. Answers for how prayer works, does it work, and when does it work fall on the vague side and are less concrete than we prefer. Some would say we pray because it changes us and less so that it changes God. We do know from […]

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Do God

How we live reflects what we know and believe about life and God.  If or when you take apart your life and your responses to it, you will arrive at the foundational belief about who God is in your life.  Taking your life to a spiritual director, and together putting your spiritual life under a […]

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Love Yourself

The invitation today is to consider what happens when you extent love to yourself.   God’s great commandment for the past 5,000 years remains unchanged:  You must love your neighbor in the same way you love yourself. Growing up with this clear instruction was confusing.  My neighbors were tough, and I did not love them at […]

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An Odd partnership: God & Dirt

God uses dirt in some outlandish ways.  Really.  For example, from the very first chapters of the Bible, God uses dirt to creates Adam.  Then, Adam and Eve’s first home is a garden, which depends on good dirt.  This first home is rooted in dirt, thrives in dirt, and even produces food that has fed […]

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