Midnight thoughts of a friend

The idea of God as a divine therapist, actively at work not only to save our souls, but to heal us so that we can come into a place of flourishing is one that resonates strongly with me. In today’s reading (on Centering Prayer), the theme of purity of heart appeared several times. Is this …

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Knowing that it’s not going to last

Rainbows.  A meadowlark at dusk.  I stop what I'm doing to listen and turn my fully opened heart in that direction because it won't last forever...that this, too, shall pass. In 1992, I was approved for a 10-month education detail to my alma mater, The College of Charleston.  I was given a housing and subsistence …

Today, I’m hearing….

To define an exact location, measurements are made from 3 known positions.  To make a point, one sometimes has to come at it from 3 directions, or give it three tries . . .but do so with patience.  It's triangulation...not strangulation. When you're given the go-ahead, you have to run with it. Judgement and analysis …

Where is the Love?

I have been participating in a conversation...sort of.  There is one group who is in the process of defining 'who they are' by defining their tenets (principles, beliefs, doctrine, ...) especially the origins of their beliefs...where they are from.  This 'conversation' has been taking place online which means one never knows who is listening...who else …