105 – Prayer – Intention on the Spiritual Journey

A few days ago I came across these few sentences of Kallistos Ware and it struck me at the time as some how very appropriate as we celebrate Independence Day.  See if you agree. ‘The principal thing is to stand … Continue reading

99 – Action and Contemplation – Intention on the Spiritual Journey

I recently saw an article at the Alban Institute website by Bruce G. Epperly entitled “Finding the Right Blend of Action and Contemplation in Ministry.” https://alban.org/archive/finding-the-right-blend-of-action-and-contemplation-in-ministry/ In the article he counsels against the tendency of many of us to emphasize … Continue reading

90 – Spiritual Formation – Intention on the Spiritual Journey

A few weeks ago I came across a blog post entitled, ” A Simple Pattern of Spiritual Formation” ( http://www.internetmonk.com/archive/a-simple-pattern-of-spiritual-formation }.  As you might expect that caught my attention.  It mentioned a book by Skye Jethani, With: Reimagining the Way … Continue reading