• Forgiveness When It’s Not Okay

    I tend to say, “It’s okay,” a lot. I think that was my way of finding acceptance for what is. But acceptance is not the same as saying something is okay. And I…

  • The Moment Everything Changes

    There comes a moment when you somehow know that you’ve been living a life that’s smaller than you are. It’s different for each one of us, but if we pay attention, we know…

  • Community – Loneliness and Belonging

    I thought that “community” was a place. A physical place where one’s need for connection is sustained and fulfilled. I thought that this place was something to be sought after and protected. And…

  • Feeling Again

    Letting myself out of the small box I’d been cramming myself into for so long felt more painful than I expected. Author Glennon Doyle said it’s like thawing after frostbite. At some point,…

  • Impermanence on the Path

    When I started to be drawn into a new relationship with God, I began to question previously held beliefs that I now felt expanding and including more of God’s love and mystery. This…

  • Liberation Through Hearing – Finding Rest

    Thus, however many well-conceived and pleasant-sounding names are applied to this awareness, In reality, those who maintain that these names do not refer to this present conscious awareness, But to something else, above…

  • Grounded in God’s Love

    It’s been almost a year since I wrote a couple of posts that turned my world upside down. I’d been exploring and learning about the good news of Christ, and seeing how sometimes…

  • Learning to Breathe Under Water

    When I was a little girl, I had a dream about Jesus. I wrote it down and shared it with no one. It felt like it had some sort of significance, but I…

  • Take Off Your Shoes

    One of my favorite scriptures of all time is Numbers 11:29. I think about it often. It’s that one where Moses basically says he doesn’t know why people fight over who has authority…