https://www.amazon.com/Awareness-Opportunities-Reality-Anthony-Mello/dp/0385249373 The 50-year-old art teacher and I sat in her incensed meditation room and sorted through her books. We came across this book, and knowing that I was Catholic, she suggested that we read it together. (It is written by a Jesuit priest after all.) I was in my 20's and did not fully grasp… Continue reading Awareness: The Perils and Opportunities of Reality
"Everyday God is showing you that you are loved in 10,000 ways. And we are lucky if we notice 1." A spiritual director told me this once. And when she said it, I knew immediately that it was true. How often do I listen to the people sitting across from me and hear God's love… Continue reading The God of Surprises!
When's the last time you went up into your attic? Both physically and metaphorically. Do you even know what is up there anymore? What secret things have you hidden away or what junk that you've forgotten about? Perhaps it is time to revisit it and do a little decluttering. Maybe there are some things you… Continue reading Climbing the Stairway to Heaven
I can't wait to introduce you all to the wise, yet down-to-earth, Linda Serepca...one of my first teachers from the Charlotte Spirituality Center. She's an expert on Ignatian Spirituality and the Enneagram of Personality. When you meet Linda, you are immediately drawn in by her warm brown eyes and the sacred space she creates for… Continue reading Personality, Addiction, and More–An Interview with Author and Spiritual Director, Linda Serepca
Lectio Divina, meaning Holy Reading, can be practiced in a group or by yourself. When just beginning, I find it beneficial to practice it in a group or with a Spiritual Director to guide the session. Sometimes I find it easier to hear what parts of the Scripture pop out to me when I listen… Continue reading Lectio Divina Prayer