How to Be a Generous Presence

It’s easy to be somewhere without really being there. The body is present but the mind and spirit are far away. Thinking about pressures that are carried over from work. Worrying about things that have yet to be done. Pushing through what has to be done in order to get some peace and quiet in … Continue reading

Why We Should Waste More Time

I often find myself too busy. To be honest, much of it is my own creation. I try to work on too many things at the same time. I said “yes” when I really should have said “no.” Sometimes I just imagine how much a particular pursuit would please God and pour myself into it. … Continue reading

Do You Hear What I Hear?

Communication involves speaking as well as listening. In the spiritual life, we sometimes wonder why God seems silent. But rarely do we stop to consider an important part of the equation. Are we listening? Often, I find I have much to say but have become too busy to listen. The things about which I am … Continue reading

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