What Does Your Soul Need?

He (Jesus) said to him, ‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.’ Matthew 22:37 When we are in the midst of a crisis, it’s quite normal to get focused on survival. Hello human! We wonder, “Will…

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You Are Enough!

Hope doesn’t mean an anticipation or expectation of a deliverance from an intolerable or oppressive situation or condition… True hope is trusting that what we have, where we are, and who we are is more than enough for us as creatures of God. That’s the meaning of hope—to trust in…

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Don’t Waste the Darkness

What hurts can also bless—darkness can be a window. Rumi St. John of the Cross, the 16th century Spanish mystic wrote of the soul’s journey to mystical union with God in his poem The Dark Night of the Soul. It is a tender and passionate expression of deep longing—the soul’s…

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Walking in the Light

Jesus taught, “You are the light of the world. A city built on a hill cannot be hid.” Matthew 5:14 In the midst of this global public health challenge, uncertainty is what’s happening. There is no way to predict the exact trajectory of outer events. That feels unsettling and anxiety…

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