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January 15, 2019
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Sitting in Stillness Together
Sitting in Stillness Together I enjoy listening to sacred stillness together with other people. Sometimes...
January 08, 2019
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Our Natural Stillness
Our Natural Stillness Many of us lead lives in which it is challenging to experience...
January 03, 2019
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Walking Gently in the World
Walking Gently in the World Some of us resolve to make this year different from...
December 27, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: There is Stillness in the Air
There is Stillness in the Air This is a week for listening to sacred stillness....
December 18, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Practicing Silent Night
Silent Night, Holy Night We forget stillness is at the heart of our holidays. It...
December 11, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: A Dance of Light and Dark
A Dance of Light and Dark One of my favorite holiday traditions is the dance...
December 04, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Following a Path of Stillness
Following a Path of Stillness Many of us do not set out to follow a...
November 27, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Our Stillness is Inside Us
Our Stillness is Inside Us I am not a particularly deep thinker. For a long...
November 20, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Giving Thanks in Stillness
Giving Thanks in Stillness Each of us finds our own unique ways to communicate our...
November 13, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Stillness on a November Morning
Stillness on a November Morning November is, in many ways, a contemplative month. The month...
November 06, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: In the Midst of the Storm
In the Midst of the Storm Many of us live lives in the midst of...
October 30, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: When Words Are Not Enough
When Words Are Not Enough Every morning seems to bring new tragedies and words are...
October 23, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Finding Hope in the Stillness
Is There Hope in the Stillness? There are days which seem full of hope and...
October 16, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Are We Listening Well?
Are We Listening Well? Some people feel spiritual life is like a long series of...
October 09, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Quieting the Critics Inside Us
Quieting the Critics Inside Us When we listen to sacred stillness there are many voices...
October 02, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: More Than Just Sitting Quietly
More Than Just Sitting Quietly When you see someone listening to sacred stillness they can...
September 25, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Finding Our Path Into Stillness
Finding Our Path Into Stillness Some of us have a difficult time beginning a contemplative...
September 11, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Beyond Voices We Remember
Beyond Voices We Remember Many of us have minds full of voices we remember, particularly...
September 04, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: How Stillness Helps Heal Us
When Stillness Helps Heal Us Sometimes we push ourselves too far, or allow other people...
August 28, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Ordinary, Everyday Stillness
Ordinary, Everyday Stillness It is easy for us to forget ordinary, everyday stillness. We get...
August 21, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Our Stillness Drought
Our Stillness Drought I live in a part of the world where drought is becoming...
August 14, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Driving Into Stillness
Driving Into Stillness Each year I drive north, up the California coast, into stillness. The...
August 07, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: The Mercy of Stillness
The Mercy of Stillness Our world tends to forget about mercy. We assume there is...
July 31, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: The Stillness of Dark Spaces
The Stillness of Dark Spaces Each week I help facilitate a group of people who...
July 24, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Pushing Out From the Shore
Pushing Out From the Shore Many of us have an understanding of contemplation as like...
July 17, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: Many Silences, One Stillness
Many Silences, One Stillness People sometimes ask me about the difference between stillness and silence....
July 10, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: We Go Beyond Where Voices Tell Us to Go
We Go Beyond Where Voices Tell Us to Go Our minds are filled with voices...
July 03, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: When Stillness is Reluctant to Talk
When Stillness Seems Reluctant to Talk Listening to sacred stillness is not always the most...
June 26, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: How We Recognize What is Sacred
How We Recognize What is Sacred We live in a world where there is a...
June 19, 2018
Listening to Sacred Stillness: We Leave Our Distractions Behind
We Leave Our Distractions Behind Can we leave our distractions behind? Our lives are filled...
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