• 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • A Community of Love First

    This morning I was participating with a church community I’ve recently met that does things in a different way than how I’ve been used to. Sometimes just a different language and a different…

  • The Heart of Contemplation

    “May it please the Lord to enable me to say something… for to explain to you what I should like is very difficult unless you have had personal experience.”  St. Teresa of Avila…

  • Healing My Self – Knowing Something Deeper

    Comparison is apparently the thief of joy. But knowing that doesn’t mean I’m never going to compare myself to anyone else ever again. Somehow comparison sneaks up on me and before I know…

  • Dear Men…

    It’s not your fault. Our world has more space for our voices now. Technological platforms have empowered us to speak up and out about our experiences, and they reveal the stories we’ve written…

  • A Place for Pagans?

    The other day I shared a story about praying to God using different names. That experience has sat with me deeply these past couple days. There have been times in my life when…