Monthly Archives: September 2017

To see as God sees

Friends, Ever doubt your faith?  Then you are in the company of great saintly people! “There is so much contradiction in my soul.—Such deep longing for God—so deep that it is painful—a suffering continual—and yet not wanted by God—repulsed—empty—no faith—no … Continue reading

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Forgiveness

        Friends, today’s readings are all about forgiveness.  Here are some thoughts: Henri Nouwen – Forgiveness is an act of liberation To forgive another person from the heart is an act of liberation. We set that person … Continue reading

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Correction

Dear Friends, It is difficult to accept correction.  Here are two “rules” which might help:   Rule Number One: Presume Good Will While personalities, mannerisms, and poor circumstances might create a harshness when we are being corrected either by a … Continue reading

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To be duped!

Dear Friends, “Duped!” That’s a word you don’t hear very often, but for me, it is associated with the prophet Jeremiah. You duped me, O LORD, and I let myself be duped; you were too strong for me, and you … Continue reading

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