Lent is like a visit to the desert. You need a lot of preparation in order to see its beauty, even amid the desolation.
An excerpt on awareness from my new book, God Moments: Unexpected Encounters in the Ordinary.
My parenthood is already teaching me about the kind of love God has for us and the ways God keeps a patient and loving vigil for us.
Disney’s Moana teaches us about listening and voyaging to discover our True Selves.
Beneath life’s instability we find a steady God who is our foundation.
Gratitude comes from the Latin root for grace. This Thanksgiving we ought to be full of gratitude for God’s abundant grace.
Alexander considers “spiritual touchstones” that bring us back to God.
On the Camino, Alexander had countless unexpected moments of God surprising him into deeper vulnerability and self-awareness.
This is the first in a series on Alexander’s pilgrimage on El Camino de Santiago Compostela. His hopes for prayer seemed initially squashed by the pain he endured in the first few days.