Settled Into The Bone

October 15th is the feast day of Teresa of Ávila, a saint whose words have often spoken to my heart. On the days when we feel oh so weary, so very bone weary, this imagery of allowing God’s presence to settle in our bones and the releasing of ourselves to sing and dance and praise,…

On Beginnings

Beginnings can be such funny things.  Sometimes beginnings are welcomed and embraced, and other times they seem more like endings than beginnings, and we wrestle with all that brings and means.  Sometimes you don’t even realize you are at a beginning until you have waded out into the proverbial waters a bit and look back…