Investing Spiritual Freedom

Investing Spiritual Freedom

Here’s another bit of wisdom from one of my favorite Anglican spiritual directors from the last century: “It is the soul, the centre of our being, of which the will is the authentic voice, which chooses to sin. For this reason the real measure of every sin is the...

More Fruits of Solitude

One of my favorite ministry opportunities is providing Unhurried Time with God (silence & solitude). Recently, I led a day like this with a group of leaders. After a few hours alone and quiet with God, we came back together to debrief our experiences. As I was...

Following Jesus Into Solitude

One of the writers who has provided me rich counsel in cultivating Jesus’s own rhythm of work and rest has been Elton Trueblood (1900-1994). Below is my paraphrase of a quotation from his book, The Lord’s Prayers (1965). At times, Jesus would invite His disciples away...