An Invitation to Celebrate Lent

Celebrating Lent Lent is the season between Ash Wednesday March 1st and Easter April 16th. Christians have historically used this season to take on special practices to connect with God and grow in their faith. This year I am celebrating Lent with 7 one week Sculpting projects. I invite you to join me. Here is…

Epiphany to Easter Sculpting Project 6: Prayer Flash: Week 2

Epiphany to Easter Sculpting Project 6: Prayer Flash: Week 2 I’ve been flashing short prayers on and off all week. On my walks, doing chores, sitting in church. I notice that it has given me a positive outward focus. This is exactly one of the benefits that psychology studies predict for an activity like flash…

Epiphany to Easter Sculpting Project 6: Prayer Flash Week 1

Epiphany to Easter Sculpting Project 6: Prayer Flash: Week 1 The silence in our little canyon is palatable. I take a deep intentional breath. A Sunday afternoon walk. The stream bed gravel crunches under my feet. Another deep slow breath. I see the first tiny purple flower of spring. I smile. This little sighting will…

An Invitation

Claire’s home for Christmas. We are together in our unfinished Great Room discussing life while Claire is sewing an Edwardian Cape and I am insulating . We are comparing notes about what’s important to us and we discover that we both currently have a passion to help others thrive. I’ve got the tools that I…

Epiphany to Easter Sculpting Project 1: Three Things I Love

  Swoosh, Swoosh. My Christmas snow shoes move with ease on the snow. Their cleats grip the snow so I can walk sure-footed straight up the hill. I love my new snow shoes. That’s #1 for today. I look down and see #2. The sun is reflecting on individual flakes of snow showing intricate details….