living faith

this is written after thinking about a conversation last week with a young person i mentor who asked why i choose to live with faith when i don’t ascribe to many basic christian beliefs… i practice faith today in preparation for the day i need it. i practice living courage in the hope i remember…

a thought in progress

We were talking this morning in a breakfast meeting about alternative communities – why the ongoing regular community stuff doesn’t seem to fit too easily into what we’re doing in this project, and why what we’re doing fits awkwardly into the church. this is where the conversation went… [it’s a thought in progress, bear that…

sacred spaces and Fowler’s stage 5

i’m in the midst of writing proposals and rationales… i always think it’s going to be mindnumbing work, but it never is. it’s by doing this kind of thing that the missing connections always come together in my mind. until the last few weeks, the majority of people who got in contact with me were…