Tag Archives: reflection

the grace of giving

In May of 2000, I lost someone very dear to me… my stepfather, Daddy Bill. He died about three weeks before we returned from Italy. Daddy Bill was in a very real sense my father… he provided security, stability and … Continue reading

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Sabbath and Gratitude

As I reflect on what it means to cultivate gratitude and a generous heart as a spiritual practice, I am reminded of the importance of keeping the Sabbath. I found this blog I wrote a few years back that really captures my … Continue reading

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Is there room for a savior? Making space in the Advent Season

Scripture for Reflection: Matthew 24:36-44 Though we do not know the hour or the day when Christ returns, we are invited to be attentive to the now and be fully awakened to God’s presence on a daily basis. Advent is … Continue reading

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The time is now…

Advent is a time to reflect and remember the story of Jesus Christ coming to us so long ago as we reread the Christmas stories, hear the Old Testament prophecies again, sing our favorite Christmas songs, look at manger scenes … Continue reading

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