Podcast: Where Do You Take Your Thirsts?

Podcast: Where Do You Take Your Thirsts?

Right now, we find ourselves in the season of Lent, and a few weeks ago, Alan wrote a blog post titled “Lent: An Invitation to True Satisfaction.” He said that, "In Lent, rather than aiming at acquisition, we aim for some form of openness or even empty space. Fasting...
Three Simple Words for the New Year

Three Simple Words for the New Year

Last Sunday at church I thoroughly enjoyed the baptism of one the newest members of our community. This six-month-old little one had been much awaited and is much beloved by his mom, dad and extended family. I follow his mom on Instagram and, I must say, he has a...
Podcast: 9 Practical Challenges to Living Less Hurried

Podcast: 9 Practical Challenges to Living Less Hurried

Last year we polled our community and asked them a key question: “What is the biggest challenge you face right now in living a more unhurried life?” Living less hurried can be a challenge. We got some great responses. We arranged the responses into five categories...
Podcast: The Welcoming Prayer

Podcast: The Welcoming Prayer

The Welcoming Prayer is a process that you can use on the go. It is useful for times when something comes up that makes you feel sad, hurt, or stressed. Sometimes, in the middle of a busy day, we don’t have time to address all of the emotions that come up. But we may...