Monthly Archives: March 2014

Seeking the Small Things

Have you ever realized that in the midst of your troubles, the small things keep you grounded? It has been a rough couple of days as I deal with a mouse problem in my house. The landlord and I have … Continue reading

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Longing for a Destination

Yet another snow dump hit my city yesterday, frustrating even the most patient person waiting for spring. It is rather lovely temperature-wise though. I spent the day home sick. I have not been sleeping well and my body was exhausted. … Continue reading

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Shine Beloved!

Jesus’ face shone like the sun in today’s Gospel, also read on the Feast of the Transfiguration. As God’s beloved we are also called to shine. In the first reading from Genesis, God tells Abram to leave and go to … Continue reading

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Different View

Today was a day of trying to gain a new perspective.¬† As a church community several dozen of us gathered to discuss a long-range plan for our parish. This was the beginning of a year-long process. Three hours of deep … Continue reading

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Mad as a Catter!

I have a mouse. Apparently my landlord did too but he has a cat. I am allergic to cats and it seems to mice. I am learning a little about them as I posted on Facebook my dilemma. I had … Continue reading

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Prisoner of Gratitude

Last night I attended a volunteer appreciation night for the prison ministry I am involved with. It was the first time in the 12 years that I had gone to such a function. The highlight of the evening was the … Continue reading

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Odd Gifts

Some gifts leave you wondering. I read a post on Facebook about gifts that were not shiny and beautifully wrapped as being the better gifts. These are the presents that break you open to the Presence. ¬†They strip you of … Continue reading

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