Month: August 2013


the stewardship of our compassion – giving tenderness away


There are so many beautiful images in the cathedral.  I love the art and architecture of St. John's in the Wilderness.  The church has come a long way from being a wood building in which miners, a minister and his two attractive daughters gathered for prayers. There are very few...

stewardship of rest and re-creation


As I end a time of rest and re-enter the schedule of morning and evening prayer bracketing a day of work, I feel rested, centered, well and peaceful.  Vacations are hard for me because I was not raised by people for whom rest was anything other than camouflaged laziness and...