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Praying Made Easy. 8. Peace beyond the Storm

Most of us eagerly look forward to peace beyond the storm of 2017. This year has been stormy, literally and figuratively. It has been anything but peaceful. A cauldron of politics, storms, fires, anger & terror(ism). Stirred together then brought to a simmer, if not at times a boil. In 2001 or 2002, I discovered […]

Posted on December 29, 2017 at 5:16 am by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Understanding God. Impossible.

Understanding God is impossible. When I first read that, I was bummed. Thomas Keating‘s actual statement is: “God isn’t something you can understand.” I have spent a whole lot of time and energy trying to figure out the what, how, and so many why’s about God. That bummed. Hard to accept that I can’t understand […]

Posted on August 14, 2017 at 4:47 am by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Spiritual Authenticity: The Power of Letting Go

This morning I was thrilled to read: Spiritual authenticity is always in some way or on some level about letting go. That appeared in Richard Rohr‘s Center for Action and Contemplation meditation. I enjoyed feeling clarity thanks to the explicitness of his statement. Just let go. I understood the words and I felt I had […]

Posted on June 22, 2017 at 12:13 pm by Tim · Permalink · Comments Closed
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