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March 14, 2017
Tony Campolo: Returning Agency to the Body of Christ through Spiritual Practice
Saturday afternoon, at a church near our home, beloved pastor Tony Campolo*, shared that his...
August 16, 2016
Texting vs. Flirting with a Monk
It's late and I would enjoy drifting off into dreamland but something in me feels...
July 28, 2016
Westboro Baptist, Eye-gazing + #DemsInPhilly
Why would a Christian Yogi Mama head into Philadelphia amidst the crowds of Bernie or...
June 24, 2016
Learning To Live A Better Story
In 1949, American scholar, Joseph Campbell, published a book called The Hero With a Thousand Faces,...
June 11, 2016
3 reasons why I am going to the Wildgoose Festival- AGAIN!
Three Reasons Why I am going to the Wildgoose Festival this Summer In 2005, my...
January 06, 2016
Are you aware of the peaceful revolution underway-- a new Pentecost is taking place in...
December 05, 2015
The Lie of Separation
Back in May 2015 I was signed up for a weekend training in NYC with...
October 10, 2015
God in a Mushroom
What can a mushroom teach us about God? The building I work in has rows of...
June 05, 2015
She was a friend of God
She was a friend of GOD I’m just getting in from my friend of 33...
May 05, 2015
Sit with me in the I don’t know
Does the weight of the world lie heavy on your shoulders most days these past...
March 07, 2015
No Guru, No Method, No Teacher
Returning to the place where my very first poem formed in my Spirit. I gaze...
January 10, 2015
50 years ago is a very short time. Fifty years ago there loomed a war...
January 09, 2015
Truth Without God (The End of Metaphysics Series)
At the fundamental level, quantum mechanics authoritatively and indisputably states that there exists no objective reality...
December 10, 2014
Life Without Eternity (The End of Metaphysics Series)
Ludwig Wittgenstein once said that, "...there is something wrong with trying to answer metaphysical...
October 05, 2014
Making Me a Channel of His Peace
Two and a half years ago I attended my first Centering Prayer retreat at the...
May 13, 2013
It’s Time to Let Go…
I have been developing a metaphor to bring insight into how spiritual development happens. That...
May 09, 2013
Can I Trust?
Here’s a question I’ve been asked many times, by many different people. The words I...
May 08, 2013
Transformation and Shadow Spotting
“Why do you look at the speck that is in your brother’s eye, but do...
May 01, 2013
A Contradiction of Truths
I am learning in my life to let go of the apparent contradictions; this I...
April 23, 2013
Intended for More than Relief
What if the reasons we go to church actually perpetuates problems and doesn’t really help...
April 17, 2013
Does Your God Need to Be Fired?
What if the God that you have given your life to, trusted in, and believed...
April 10, 2013
When You Know Better, You Do Better?
There is no question that ignorance can harm us; but I’m not sure knowing better...
March 23, 2013
Off the Cliff of Surrender
For those of you who have been reading my writings for a while, you may...
March 13, 2013
God is active in every story, and as such, He is often the invisible Character....
February 27, 2013
The Busy (c) 2003 Randy S. Woodley
The busy, dizzy bustle in this lonely, lonely world. Traffic moving forward. People moving back....
February 26, 2013
Our Needs are Holy
For those of you who have children, particularly young children, you know that one of...
February 20, 2013
Poetry: American Sons by Randy Woodley
Today, I'm posting about the American enterprise of war but really more about how precious...
February 14, 2013
Invited to Question
I love the Bible. For some of you reading this that might seem strange; for...
February 12, 2013
Poetry : Randy Woodley, The Haunting (A Tribute to Richard Twiss)
Over the next several months I will be posting some of my poetry every Wednesday....
January 30, 2013
I AM A TAKER
In AA’s big book on page 61, a question is asked, “What is his basic...
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