It isn’t extinct. But the search for a real flesh-and-blood spiritual director can be daunting. You want someone who’s a good listener and who can relate to your difficulties, but you also want someone who can actually help you get spiritually unstuck and moving in the right direction. 911 more words
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The night of Christ’s betrayal begins with an upper-room feast. Accompanied by the hollow clunk of pottery dishes stacked hurriedly for washing, and surrounded by the pungent odors of roasting lamb, bitter herbs, and baking bread, a covey of men look to their leader. 301 more words
(The following is excerpted from my recent Sunday School class on Spiritual Direction through the Chronicles of Narnia.)
It is only barbarians who think that all service is therefore servile; that all obedience is therefore tyranny. 306 more words
This morning’s guest blogger, Reid Satterfield, writes about a learning experience as a missionary in Uganda. Reid hails from Charlotte, NC.
Reflection on Cows
One evening—when we still lived in Northwest Uganda—April and I were awakened by the sound of footfalls just outside of our bedroom window. 823 more words