A Brooklyn Sabbatical
This is an idea that grew out of my last post which spiraled into tessera hospitalis, tokens of friendship. It makes good sense that we have ones in the shape of joined hands. 76 more words
4 days, 2 hours ago
“And the work of righteousness shall be peace; and the effect of righteousness quietness and assurance for ever.”Isaiah 32:17 KJV
The fruit of righteousness is sown in peace of them that make peace, and to him that soweth righteousness shall be a sure reward.
6 days, 4 hours ago
Patiently I sat,
listening to the sound of my own heart
that seemed to beat in sync with
the raindrops you were conjuring
in some faraway land. 142 more words
1 week, 3 days ago
Leaning on the Son
Faith is the water that will sow the seeds of doubt, fear, and angst into beautiful blossoms of glory.
(this was inspired by readefining’s word for 2017 – sow)
2 weeks, 3 days ago
On the 31st December 2015, I sat in church contemplating all the wrong decisions I had made in 2015 and honestly all I felt was sadness. 854 more words
3 weeks, 2 days ago
I heard in a homily recently that ‘advent’ is the beginning of ‘adventure’. And these are exciting times I guess.
I had hoped that I could essayify this personal update in the pretentious way that I do sometimes, but events are racing forward too quickly. 982 more words
1 month, 1 week ago
In the Christmas season we often are consumed with giving gifts that are quickly forgotten. What if, instead, you could invest your time, energy and money in a way that would have a lasting impact? 507 more words