An experience at a speakeasy put me in touch with the spirituality of the senses, all five of them.
Detail in life is oft overlooked but isn’t it the tiny things that make things whole? Awareness is the key to unlocking the gifts of Ignatian spirituality.
Does labelling ourselves cause our unhappiness? Jesus didn’t live up to the Jews’ expectations of a messiah. Instead of focusing so much on labels and what you “should” be, just be you.
C.S. Lewis describes magic as “objective efficacy which cannot be further analysed.” Even explanations lead to further mystery or magic, and this fact witnesses to the existence of God.
Cara Callbeck didn’t expect chasing her dog in the rain would lead to so much grace!
God’s presence dwells in everything. God gives life and being and existence to everything, so finding God in all things is just a matter of opening your eyes!
Sometimes the smallest messengers bring the most important messages.
Why might God not seem to answer prayers? A disappointment might be the very thing that saves our life, without our knowing. “Just look at the birds,” as Jesus might say.
“You’re my rock.” – A common expression, but so powerful. The rocks in our life provide stability, trust, and stand the test of time.