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God's Work Through You

There are different kinds of working, but in all of them and in everyone it is the same God at work. (‭1 Corinthians‬ ‭12‬:‭6‬ NIV)

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Just A Minute

Dancing in the Rain ... with our Sisters and God

“If we take it for granted that storms will come and that at various junctures in our lives we will experience real hardship, then we can prepare ourselves to endure what comes and be ready to bounce back at the first opportunity … Storms do not last forever and even in the worst storms there are interludes of respite that enable us to catch our breath and continue the struggle.” Michael Casey, … 142 more words

Discernment

When Busyness Consumes You

It’s been a while since I’ve blogged. Why? It’s really quite simple. Busyness has consumed me. I was involved in several professional organizations. I volunteered for several non-profit assemblies. 332 more words

Purpose

The Divine Call

Recently, I ran into a young preacher who asked me how I came into preaching ministry; and how I knew I had been called? I gave him a short answer. 2,290 more words

Preaching

weeding and weeping

step into the garden
 
silence
 
cedar trees and alders sentinels
the greyed bench
tipping back now
needs to be righted
 
my ½-weeded garden
sweet woodruff and oregano… 183 more words
Poetry

The Priesthood Project

On our second meeting he said “I am going to set you a piece of written work” I suddenly felt like I was back at school (I never actually did any homework – so a little worried). 822 more words

Discernment

Meeting the DDO, or He’s a very nice man, a very, very nice man...

I sat in the sitting room (what great construction for the beginning of a blog entry) sipping coffee, surrounded by books, crosses and a Rubik’s cube that I desperately wanted to fiddle with but left out of politeness (later I was to discover that it was there to be fiddled with and have fiddled with it every time since). 180 more words

Discernment