Archives for October 11, 2010

From the Director’s Chair: Good Guilt

We are wired to maximize good feelings and minimize the bad ones.  Guilt is a case in point.  But guilt can be a good thing --- if what it does is draw us into deeper communion with God.  Psalm 32 provides an excellent sketch of the experience:1 Happy are those whose transgression is forgiven,whose sin is covered.2 Happy are those to whom the Lord imputes no iniquity,and in whose spirit there is no deceit.3 While I kept silence, my body wasted awaythrough my groaning all day long.4 … [Read more...]