My Intention

As I begin my doctorate studies this week, I processed through my complex feeling about putting myself out there again to meet new people, learn, hopefully contribute something meaningful to the process, and first day of school anxiety. So here is the intention or lens through which I choose to see this week.

Day 6: Many forms of Prayer

The movement of God’s Spirit is very gentle, very soft---and hidden. It does not seek attention. But that movement is also very persistent, strong and deep. It changes our hearts radically. The faithful discipline of prayer reveals to you that you are the blessed one and gives you the power to bless others.  Nouwen, Life … Continue reading Day 6: Many forms of Prayer

Day 5: This one requires RISK

A blessing touches the original goodness of the other and calls forth his or her Belovedness.  Nouwen, Life of the Beloved.Today, I invite you to step out and ask for a blessing.  A blessing is a special word about you.  A blessing is someone who knows you taking the time to tell you in words … Continue reading Day 5: This one requires RISK