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My latest essay for Spiritualdirection.com can be found here. It is fourth in the series: “Mysticism and Magisterium.”


Confirming the Vision

I started reading a book for the spiritual direction training course I’m hoping to start this autumn, after I finish the chaplaincy training (CPE for those of you in the biz) I’m starting in May.  633 more words

Words About God

Spring 2015 Newsletter

Our quarterly update from two recovering 3-B pastors doing their very best to become contemplative activists!


What an eventful winter/spring 2015 thus far! 912 more words

Holy Spirit

Mid-Morning: Trusting the God Who Writes Your Story


Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Trusting the God Who Writes Your Story
Host(s): Lynne Ford

If you’ve ever longed to change something big about your life…or if you’ve wondered how you can know if the dream in your heart is really from God and for you, don’t miss Beth Booram’s visit to Mid-Morning to introduce the principles she wrote about in Starting Something New (IVP, ISBN# 978-0-8308-3597-3). 75 more words


Spiritual Building Blocks 101

Our spiritual foundation and spiritual building blocks can be viewed as being multilayered in terms of its origin. Much like a diamond which formed by time, pressure, and heat, it is buried deep within the earth. 361 more words
Life Coaching Partners

An offering from Nancy Kate: Death allows some amazing reunions...

He is risen… He has conquered death for all… I still wait to know what all this means, but I get pieces of the meaning from time to time. 85 more words


Paper: Co-authoring Stories of Hope: Narrative Approaches to Spiritual Direction, by David Crawley

David Crawley (Laidlaw College, New Zealand) delivered this paper at a session of the Christian Spirituality Group during last year’s AAR conference.  The theme of the session was Perspectives on Spiritual Direction: Historical and Contemporary. 273 more words