A New Lent

It’s 2017 and the whole world feels like a wilderness where our souls find no practical, moral or spiritual nourishment. What if we see this as a fasting that prepares us for the deed of transforming the future?  Would this be a new Lent? Has the Holy Spirit taken us to this strange and lonely […]

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A New Inner Advent – The Path through the Darkness

This time of the soul’s year is Inner Advent.  Advent begins on the fourth Sunday before Christmas (November 27th) and in Christian Churches each Sunday is a preparation for the celebration of the birth of Jesus.  Inner Advent is a preparation for the new birth of self, a renewal of creative innocence and the arrival […]

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Support for Difficult Times

Are you distressed with the outcome of the presidential election.  I am.  I just finished responding to a question about the Inner Christmas Messages and I was led to think about last year’s theme of Twelve Acts of Kindness.  With my response to the results of the election, I knew I needed kindness to fill my souls, […]

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Remembering and Connecting with the Dead

Do you remember your dead or are you connecting with them? There’s a difference. Think about those two verbs “remember” and “connect.” Now choose an important person in your life who has died and remember them for a minute or two then spend a few minutes connecting with them. What difference did you experience? This week is […]

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