Wandering Homeward – Retreat – Saturday, October 6, 2018

Wandering Homeward Saturday, October 6, 2018 The Great Author writes and rewrites the story of Creation and Redemption uniquely in each human life and all expressions of Life.   We are all beautiful expressions of God.   Our origin is of God, our destination is God, and the journey between beginnings and endings is a Divinely authored …

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Transitionary Time

Here in the magnificent Pacific Northwest, the last few days have been a falling back and forth between seasons, a wild gyration between the tomb of winter and the fresh life of spring.    Nature reminds us, as she does every year, that the interplay between death and life is vital, regular, and right.   This …

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Suffering Isn’t

Since I wrote the post called "Suffering Is", I've been pondering my own ponderings.  In that post I suggested that, to be fully alive, we must embrace the reality of suffering and incorporate it into the life-journey.  Otherwise, we spend our energy navigating around suffering instead of being present to what is.  I still think that is true.  But …

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Suffering Is

Kirk Webb Suffering is.  There is no escape from suffering, and if you live with your eyes open then suffering is available on a daily, dare I say hourly, basis.  Sometimes it visits as a horrible crisis or tragedy.  Sometimes it whispers from the walls of an empty room saying "you are alone".  And sometimes …

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