On-line Workshop: Safari into Solitude and Silence

You are invited to join me on a: Safari into Solitude and Silence: August 10-30, 2020 What is it? A 3 week on-line workshop to explore the mysterious land of Solitude and Silence. Our guide book: Invitation to Solitude and Silence by Ruth Haley Barton (IVP Books) Where do we meet? The Private Facebook Group:…

Soul Sculpting Project: A Sip of Solitude

Soul Sculpting Project: A Sip of Solitude Aloneness – Loneliness There is a difference. Loneliness is when our felt need for connection with others is not being met. Aloneness is our natural desire for solitude. But is solitude good for us? In solitude we choose to step away from the demands and desires of others…

Soul Sculpting: 4 Minute Sacred Imagination for Easter

You are standing on a well-groomed dirt path. In the pre-dawn light the outline of olive trees is just visible. Feel the cool morning air. Imagination: The act of forming a mental image of something not present to the senses. Imagination is a brain function that we use throughout our day to solve problems and…

Soul Sculpting: 3 minute Sacred Imagination: The Foot Washing

Imagination. Can it help us connect with God? When the Psalm writer Asaph felt distant and forgotten by God he used imagination to stir-up his faith and hope in God. With a dramatic flair Asaph recreated, in his imagination, one of the greatest miracles in Hebrew history, the crossing of the Red Sea. We can…