“I discovered, and I’m still discovering, that it is only by living completely in this world that one learns to have faith. By this, I mean living unreservedly with life’s duties, problems, successes and failures. In so doing we throw ourselves completely into the arms of God, taking seriously, not our own sufferings, but those […]
The word “God” is merely a handle on a suitcase: It’s the word we use to described what cannot be described.
In the Ozark Mountains of Missouri, friends of mine live in a beautiful ridge-top cabin. It has been their home for decades now, a retreat crafted in the early years of their “empty nest,” after their last child left for college. Much has changed over those decades – to them – and now, their home. […]