Spiritual disciplines and the reasons why we might want to do them, and a few dangers as well.Read more "Spiritual Disciplines: Reasons and Dangers"
Wherein the pastor and his wife go on a Caribbean cruiseRead more "A Sabbatical Cruise"
Being busy is not really about getting anything done. There has to be a better way.Read more "The Business of Busy-ness"
A theory I entertain is that we are motivated by what we collect. Most of us (it seems to me) collect something. I have a friend who wanders the ocean shores of Maine looking for sea glass. Most of my pastor friends are collectors of books. One of my best friends had a massive collection […]Read more "A Collection of Techniques"
Robots, working in the modern age, and callings from GodRead more "Conflicted Relationships: Work"
A conflicted relationship with meditation and spiritual discipline.Read more "Conflicted Relationships: Spiritual Disciplines and Contemplation"
A conflicted relationship with time off, vacations, Sabbath, and God’s giftsRead more "Conflicted Relationships: Leisure"
My plan for this here blog is to post regular updates on my insights, experiences, and struggles surrounding the spiritual aspects of work, contemplation (spiritual disciplines), and leisure. My hope is to update the blog daily, at around 500 words or more, which makes the blog about work, disciplines, and leisure itself a work and […]Read more "By way of introduction…"
Sabbatical begins!Read more "A New Year, A New Project"