Glimmer of Heaven

[amazon_enhanced asin=”0849946158″ /] Clint and I recently received the book Heaven is for Real as a thank you gift.  I had never heard of the book before, even though it’s #1 on the NY Times bestseller list.  I read books based on word of mouth or I stick to my favorite...

Reading List: Fallin...

Ok, so maybe I shouldn’t be writing this post as I’m only half way through Richard Rohr’s new book “Falling Upward”, but that’s just how good it is ! Rohr doesn’t miss much and his books and teachings should be a part of anyone’s life and...

Better Than Expected

I love it when something turns out better than I had expected.  I’m currently reading, [amazon_link id=”B002NOGFDC” target=”_blank” ]”It’s All About God” (by  Samir Selmanovic)[/amazon_link], along with some other folks at GracePointe and, chapter after chapter, it’s taking me by surprise–in a wonderful way!  Reading this book has been like hearing a good piece of music and being lifted up by intelligently-crafted harmonies and melodies of someone who has “heard” his own music while respecting the music of others as well. Selmanovic knows which faith-song he sings....

Does Everything Belo...

Franciscan Monk, Richard Rohr in his book of the same title. When the phrase of everything belongs came across my radar a few years ago, I applied it to things that I felt comfortable with. Does Buddhism belong? Does divorce? Job loss? Well that kind of list could go on for a long time with...

Chasing Francis

I am beginning to believe I should keep my mouth shut for maybe the rest of my life as far as what I know and what I don’t know. Anyone that knows me, knows how absurd that is, but what I’m really trying to say is everyday I realize how much I didn’t know the day before! Or...