Inner Space: Journey to the Heart

What comes to mind when you hear the word “space?” Physical surroundings? The beauty of creation? The wide open spaces of West Texas? The final frontier and the voyages of the starship Enterprise? The Apollo missions, space shuttle flights? Yes, it is all this and more. We tend to think of space as a physical reality that is outside of us. We exist in and … Continue reading Inner Space: Journey to the Heart

Are We There Yet? Never!

Most journeys can be understood in three parts – leaving, traveling, and arrival. We leave with a particular destination in mind. There is a point of arrival. We have probably all asked or heard the familiar travel questions: “Are we there yet?” “How much longer?” “When will get there?” Whether our journey is geographical, emotional, or spiritual those seem to be underlying questions. We want … Continue reading Are We There Yet? Never!

Feast of St. Gregory of Nyssa

Most journeys can be understood in three parts – leaving, traveling, and arrival. We leave with a particular destination in mind. There is a point of arrival. We have probably all asked or heard the familiar travel questions: “Are we there yet?” “How much longer?” “When will get there?” Whether our journey is geographical, emotional, or spiritual those seem to be underlying questions. We want … Continue reading Feast of St. Gregory of Nyssa