During my time outs, I started telling myself to Be Radiant. That became my mantra. It was very much a reminder to me to let God's light shine through. There were days that I was simply too sick to sit up, let alone have a conversation with someone. However, I could smile, I could let… Continue reading God’s Time Out: His Radiance
When I had my time outs, I began to really see the wonderful people around me. People I had always known, but perhaps had not appreciated that way I should have. The friends and family who would run by with soup or take me to chemo or drive me to book club. Collectively, during the… Continue reading God’s Time Out: Who Do You See?
We experienced the darkness of Good Friday, we waited through Holy Saturday and we celebrated Christ's resurrection this Easter Sunday. This transition is truly from the darkest of days to the most glorious of days. This year, the darkness is deeper. Because of the time out we are all facing due to of COVID19 we… Continue reading God’s Time Out: From Dark to Light
This Holy Saturday is a day of waiting, waiting for the resurrection and the joy of Easter. This year, we are also waiting to come out of our homes, waiting to return to work and life as we know it. What might you learn as you wait? During my time-outs I found myself really struggling… Continue reading God’s Time Out: The Long Wait
The Agony in the Garden, painted copy by Agnes Heckler I am always so taken with Good Friday and that simple request Christ made to the apostles, wouldn't they pray with him for an hour? I reflect how it was in my "time-outs" that I learned to simply spend time with God. When I speak… Continue reading God’s Time Out: Can You Spend an Hour With Him?