“Jesus sat down opposite the place where the offerings were put and watched the crowd putting their money into the temple treasury. Many rich people threw in large amounts. But a poor widow came and put in two very small copper coins, worth only a few cents. Calling his disciples to him, Jesus said, “Truly… Continue reading Give your widow’s mite
So how can we express our thankfulness to those who serve us today?
In a world where you can be anything be kind.
Our world tells us that a quick 10-second “Praying for you!” post on social media or asking someone how they are as you pass them by is a thoughtful gesture of love. We have subtly come to believe that as long as we do something, we were ‘present’, and that is enough. But present doesn’t simply mean ‘in person.’
I am sitting on my back porch, drinking coffee, and doing an experiment. Yesterday, I was reading a book that challenged me to wake up and not pick up my phone. Don’t even look at it. To get up, go have a cup of coffee and do nothing but....nothing. Just drink the coffee and let… Continue reading Space to Feel