Through Prayer

“Now I lay me down to sleep…” This was the first prayer that I learned. Followed shortly thereafter with, “Our Father who art in heaven…”.  And then, almost through osmosis, a whole host of prayers from the Book of Common Prayer. As life went on, experiences at camp, time with monastics, contemplatives and spiritual directors … More Through Prayer

Removing Barriers

The line could not be more clear. While the tables had been set up in a big square, no one sat on the ends.  This made it visually unmistakable that there where two distinct sides on this issue. And while not literally present, there seemed to be a tall wall dividing the two sides. My … More Removing Barriers