Spirituality

Holy Week Confession

Reflections on John 19:1-16a. I must admit that it is difficult to truly absorb, what we call the “Passion Narrative” for a multitude of reasons. It’s difficult for me to get my head wrapped around what exactly happened and why. My mind swirls with questions such as: Why was Pilate afraid? Why did Pilate keep… Continue reading Holy Week Confession

Spirituality

Silence & Fasting

My Lenten journey began with the remmants of the Advent season still adorning my fireplace mantel. Yes, I still had my nativity scene displayed, even on Ash Wednesday. There was just something about Advent and Christmas that I didn't want to let go of. In all honesty, it was that the Advent and Christmas season… Continue reading Silence & Fasting

Roots, Spirituality

Roots

11 Then God said, “Let the earth put forth vegetation: plants yielding seed, and fruit trees of every kind on earth that bear fruit with the seed in it.” And it was so. 12 The earth brought forth vegetation: plants yielding seed of every kind, and trees of every kind bearing fruit with the seed in it.… Continue reading Roots