Category: Spiritual Life

Belief

By Katelyn Durst   The many tunnels honeycomb me in one by one,   I become frozen in deep blue. I become noisy as a bee cloud. I become holy like a rooted tree....

A Prayer for Today

Christ, as a light Illumine and guide me. Christ, as a shield Overshadow me. Christ under me; Christ over me; Christ beside me; On my left and my right. This day be within and...

Rise! A Sermon

By Beth Malena Watch Beth Malena's Sunday morning sermon from the Ontario Generous Space retreat last month! "Instead of sucking up to the other rabbis and powerful people, playing their games, Jesus called them whitewashed...

Reading the Signs

By Elrena Evans There's an abbey not far from my house, with sprawling grounds that are perfect for contemplative walks and prayerful meditation. I was first introduced to this abbey on a retreat; I...

Finding God in the City

By Lyndsay Mathews I grew up in a small Texas town with a population of around three thousand people. It has one stoplight. Traffic jams only happen if someone is driving their tractor down Main...

The Gospel for a Lifetime

By Keith Tolley Many of us in the church have drawn a dividing line between what constitutes "evangelism" and what constitutes "discipleship." When a Christ-follower is involved in sharing the love and the gospel...