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Love’s Hard Work

Love’s Hard Work

Nobody said that love is safe or easy. Love, genuine love, is risky and sometimes painful. Honestly, it’s hard work.  We were born to love. God made us that way. Love, you see, is how we connect with God and how we become our true selves. In a way, that boils...
There Are No Dead Ends

There Are No Dead Ends

Suffering happens. It happens to the good and the bad, the clever and the clueless, the rich and the poor, the devout and the profane. Despite all our best efforts, we fall and we fail. Pain, loss, and eventually death will visit each of us. To riff on the writer of...
How We Do What We Do

How We Do What We Do

Here’s the thing about life. We just get one of them. No one that I know wants to look back on their life and say, “I was just going through the motions. I wasted my life.” On the contrary, people want to lead a life that’s worth living. In her oft-cited poem “The...

Knowing Jesus (Good Friday)

On Good Friday, we remember Jesus’ death on a cross. Today’s meditation reflects on what it means to take up our cross and follow Jesus. As promised, the rest of my Holy Week Meditations follow. Here’s “Being a Jesus-Friend” for Maundy Thursday: “Suffering Redeemed”...

Suffering Redeemed

It’s Holy Wednesday, and today’s video reflection focuses on the mending power of compassion: Missed the video for Holy Tuesday? No worries: And here is Holy Monday’s video: Blessed Holy Week friends! And remember, Resurrection is...

Trusting

It’s Holy Tuesday. Each day of Holy Week I’m posting a brief video meditation. Missed a previous day? No worries. Every day I’ll include the previous day’s meditation in reverse chronological order. As always, I love hearing your thoughts and insights. Here’s...