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Reflections on a Celtic Cross

Reflections on a Celtic Cross

Tom and I have just returned from a trip to Mayne Island B.C. and my head is buzzing with all that I have reflected on and learned during my time away. It was a rich and fulfilling time and over the next few days I plan to share some of my reflections with you. This(…)

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Are You a Slave or a Child of the Living God?

Are You a Slave or a Child of the Living God?

Tom and I have just returned home from a wonderful time of rest and relaxation on Mayne Island B.C. Both of us are returning feeling refreshed and renewed and more aware than ever of the incredible privilege of our lives. So many in our world are held captive by violence, disease and despair. Others are bound(…)

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As Sand Through the Hourglass

As Sand Through the Hourglass

– Andy Wade – Our kickstarter campaign ends Wednesday, 7:19 AM, PDT and we’re down to the final $585!  Here’s where your contribution, no matter the amount, can really make a difference. Even if you’ve already given, you can still click on the link and “Manage Your Pledge” to increase your amount by $5, $10,(…)

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Hearing God’s Voice by Lynne Baab

Hearing God’s Voice by Lynne Baab

Today’s post is by Lynne Baab who is a regular contributor to Godspace. Lynne M. Baab is the author of numerous books on spiritual practices. This post is adapted from her latest book, The Power of Listening: Building Skills for Mission and Ministry. Visit Lynne’s website and blog for information about her books and articles she’s(…)

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Injustice at the Table

Injustice at the Table

– Andy Wade –   The best and brightest were invited. But one by one they made excuses for why they couldn’t come. Undaunted, the host quickly sent word into the surrounding community – all were welcome, come and dine! Was the point of this story injustice at the table? I hadn’t really read this(…)

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Celtic Spirituality

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From Flame to Farm with Geoff and Sherry Maddock

From Flame to Farm with Geoff and Sherry Maddock

Our good friends Geoff and Sherry Maddock have just been featured in this article in the local Lexington Chevy Chaser magazine. The Maddocks’ decision to add “urban farmers” and “micro-enterprise developers” to their resumés stemmed, in part, from Wendell Berry’s teachings about forming deep roots and forging lasting bonds of affection in one’s community. Guided by(…)

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Contemplative Activist

"I discovered... the need for strong anchors that would make it possible for me to continue responding now matter how challenging the circumstances around me were...that is how I came into that balance between activism and contemplation, recognizing that it's only in the place of deep contemplation that we often find the resources we need to really be activists..."

2 Comments

  1. Mary Sayler
    Dec 20, 2013 @ 15:09:06

    Thank you so much for this lovely interview and your confirming word, Christine, on what’s been coming to me recently about appreciation of and reliance on the Breath of God.

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  2. Esther Hizsa
    Dec 02, 2013 @ 19:29:51

    This is wonderful. Thanks Christine & Rod.

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