What is your take on Wisdom Literature? On the Wisdom Traditions in religion? Do you see similar threads flowing across these traditions? Truthfully, I think that learning is a lifelong process. I am rejoicing today because I was able to help a little girl get her birth certificate so she can go to “school” likeContinue reading “WHEN WILL I EVER LEARN?!…. 8/13/2021 ….. Friday ….”
Where I live, school started back last week. Others may be starting next month, but the teachers and administrators and staff are already making plans and being creative. In life, school is always in session. Opportunities abound to offer a chance to stretch our minds and hearts. In college, we are asked to choose aContinue reading “FLOW AND GROW… 8/10/2021 …. Tuesday”
Love is vulnerable. The blessings, the joys, the growth can all be beyond words. Yet, love unlocks the metal doors encasing our hearts, allowing heartbreak to saunter on in. Love gives us a choice. We can celebrate and rejoice in the amazing goodness of love and be grateful or we can take that part forContinue reading “BITTERSWEET LOVE…. 8/6/2021 ….”
What will you do to earn a Gold Star or some other prize? I have blown bubbles with Super Bubble to win a t-shirt, raced to look up Bible verses to win a Bible, dressed up for Jazzercize to win an exercise shirt, and other sorts of crazy. That competitive spirit is obviously within me.Continue reading “THE ADMIRABLES …7/16/2021 …… Friday Flames …”
For those who are heavily burdened: You are not alone. Your troubles can be opportunities to grow and learn when places in the hands of Holy, Life-Giving Love. May it be so. I invite you to join in pondering and prayer:
What are you thankful for during the season of Lent? Are you learning new things about yourself or others? Are you more aware of the beauty all around? Are you looking for Holy Moments? Today I am thankful for all the beautiful signs of Spring, of new life, for the world around us and forContinue reading “Thankful for Lent – why?Wednesday 3.10.2021”
On the Way doesn’t mean we are there yet, that the process has finished, that construction is complete. On the Way means learning and practicing love through all the twists and turns. Practice will make it easier, but that doesn’t mean there won’t be mistakes. Just watch your favorite basketball team. And turn to yourContinue reading “THE WAY OF LOVE01.28.2021 THURSDAY”
Prayer as we anticipate the new year!
Let it sink in.