Go Bird Watching

Go bird watching, or bug watching, or learn to identify the plants in your yard–learn how to really pay attention to what has always been around you.

Thanks to Phil Kenneson for reminding me of this important practice at the Ekklesia Project gathering this past week.

About Ragan Sutterfield

Ragan Sutterfield is a writer and Episcopal seminarian sojourning from his native Arkansas in Alexandria, Virginia. He is the author of Cultivating Reality: How the Soil Might Save Us, Farming as a Spiritual Discipline and a contributor to the book Sacred Acts: How churches are working to protect the Earth’s climate. Ragan’s articles and essays have appeared in a variety of magazines including Triathlete, The Oxford American, and Books & Culture. He works to live the good life with his wife Emily and daughter Lillian.