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Tag Archives: service

Whom Does the Grail Serve?

 

Discerning What is Ours to Do: Weekly Summary

From my place of prayer, I am able to understand more clearly what is mine to do and have the courage to do it. Continue Reading Discerning What is Ours to Do: Weekly Summary

Engaged Contemplation

The contemplative life is not, and cannot be, a mere withdrawal. Continue Reading Engaged Contemplation

Seeking God’s Will

Discovering your unique gift to bring to your community is your greatest opportunity and challenge. Continue Reading Seeking God’s Will

Spirit-Led Action

The Spirit leads us downward. To the bottom, to the place of humility, to the position and posture of service. Continue Reading Spirit-Led Action

No Scarcity of Love

There is no scarcity of love. There is plenty. And always more. Continue Reading No Scarcity of Love

Standing Still

True silence is a key to the immense and flaming heart of God. Continue Reading Standing Still

The Goodness of Solidarity

Rediscovering the Common Good The Goodness of Solidarity Thursday, November 4, 2021 Few Christians in the twentieth century lived their lives as devoted to the common good as Dorothy Day. She served the poor, homeless, and hungry in New York City for decades. Her steadfast belief in the dignity of the poor as bearing the… Continue Reading The Goodness of Solidarity

Choosing Heaven Now

Hell, No! Choosing Heaven Now Monday, September 13, 2021 The shape of creation must somehow mirror and reveal the shape of the Creator. We must have a God at least as big as the universe. Otherwise, our view of God becomes irrelevant, constricted, and more harmful than helpful. The Christian image of a torturous hell… Continue Reading Choosing Heaven Now

Art as Service

Finding God in the Arts Art as Service Friday, August 20, 2021 Few of us feel called to be formal or fine artists, but all of us are called to be creators. Each of us is called to bring creativity, purpose, and passion to our vocation, no matter what it is. Artist and author Julia… Continue Reading Art as Service

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