Often we think creativity is separate from God or our spiritual life. The truth is if our God created all that surrounds us, the heavens, the landscape, mountains and valleys, oceans, and streams and this same energy created us, then God as we know her is creative.
I have now been in the house for 9 months. This means I’ve gone out for grocery’s, seen clients (on zoom) and one dear friend weekly, met with our women’s group outside once a month and our daughter and the boys once in a while. I’ve not gone out to church (again thankful for Zoom), not been in the office, no walks around stores praying for those I pass, no people watching, no long coffees with acquaintances who might be friends one day. All of that is gone, faded like the leaves on the trees.
There are so many great thoughts on Balance. Do a search on balance and thousands of ideas and words spring up. What is the essence of balance though?
I am a “Yankee” living in the south. I was born in Queens NY in 1958. I was a tiny child when John Lewis was beaten and left in a Greyhound bus station in Montgomery Alabama, when he and Dr. King spoke in Washington DC on the news and when "Bloody Sunday” happened in Selma.… Continue reading Justice, Love and Presence
I love this image. God choose to "carve" love into the very lining of our hearts! Have you ever watched someone carve an image? It takes talent, patience and a keen eye for what the medium will stand in the carving process. It is slow and done with love and goodness.