Sometimes going through the motions of a ritual can draw us back to God, especially in times of dryness.
My name is Andy Otto. For two and a half years I was a Jesuit in the Society of Jesus. It has informed and transformed my life. I have a BA in Communication and a minor in Psychology. I love travelling, swing dancing, Disney, and have lived in Boston, New York, DC, Jamaica, and Orlando.
For Jesus, self-care was natural. For us, not so much. We can easily get burnt out with the day-to-day. Here are a few ideas to practise more self-care in your life.
Religious themes are certainly not absent from Star Trek. Here’s an encore post of What Is Death?
When we have an encounter with the divine, we must ask: How is this encounter going to affect how I live the rest of my life?
A meditation on Psalm 139 and God’s intimate relationship with us.
What did Jesus mean when he said, “Follow me”?
How do we go about having a Christian disposition? The Enneagram is a helpful tool in becoming our best selves in God.
When we focus solely on Christ’s second coming, we miss the kingdom of God in the here and now.
What are the ways we seek to belong? As Christians, we’re supposed to be known by our love and welcome, yet we often fail to do that as well as possible.