Tag: Disciplines

Why I Chose To Unfriend And Unfollow

I did something recently that I thought I’d never do.  I unfollowed somebody I knew on social media. (*Gasp*) For…

To Lent Or Not To Lent?

Today is Fat Tuesday, the day where you and I can get so much sin out of our lives that…

Life Together: The Day Alone

(Part 3 of 4 on Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s classic Life Together) If we are honest, most people have had a bad experience…

For Whom The Alarm Clock Tolls

“Who can really be faithful in great things if he has not learned to be faithful in the things of…

Being Purposeful

As mentioned previously in other posts, my Spiritual Traditions class from earlier this year has prompted me to consider the…

Transforming Desire

The Christian message is not the elimination of desire but the transformation of desire.  The overcoming of destructive desire and…

I want to thrive and not just survive

Have you ever had that period in your life where you felt drained, empty, and utterly spent?  I have felt…

Quieting the screaming monkeys (pt 2)

For one of my classes about Christian Spirituality, we were assigned readings about some of the great men and women…

Quieting the screaming monkeys

A year ago while I was learning about spiritual disciplines and silence, I was presented with the idea that for…

New Year and New Goals

2012 begins!  There are many things that we can do with the start of another year.  I hope to get…

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