Monthly Archives: June 2014

Our deaths to self bring life to others

One of the most rewarding things about having my book out in the world is seeing what in it touched another. This is a gift of God from the people of God to me. So, for the next few weeks, … Continue reading

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Taking The Long View in Kingdom Work – Oscar Romero

“It helps, now and then, to step back and take a long view. The kingdom is not only beyond our efforts, it is even beyond our vision. We accomplish in our lifetime only a tiny fraction of the magnificent enterprise … Continue reading

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What Life-Giving, Hospitable, Christian Community Might Look Like

Here is an excerpt from Virgilio Elizondo’s Spiritual Writings from the Modern Spiritual Masters Series (Orbis Books). This reminds me of some of my experiences in the Church. Would that we all be intentional about cultivating such beautiful postures. I … Continue reading

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Growing In Our Wilderness Experiences

My whole life I’ve been in and out of the wilderness. By ‘wilderness’ I mean suffering whether it is in the form of sound and fury or moments of quiet desperation. Our desert experiences can consist of a major crises … Continue reading

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