The Holy Spirit and Dog Food.

There’s this homeless guy who hangs out near Weis market near my work. I’ve seen him a bunch of times. Most of the time, he has this beautiful, dirty labrador with him. The first time I saw him with the dog, I thought, I really wish I had cash, or at least dog food, to give this man and this poor dog. Continue reading

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My Retreat Experience. Or “Stop.Listen.Be.Still”

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God is calling me to be still.  And its probably the hardest thing I’ve ever attempted to do in my Journey with Jesus (JwJ).  I mean, even my example picture for this post is the ocean!  The ever-moving, changing, active, lively, OCEAN.  Tranquility, relaxation, peacefulness, are all perhaps associated with sitting on a beach, staring out at a beautiful sunset on the ocean… but stillness?  You can see, I have a lot of work to do.  Maybe this message came just in time

And it just so happens, I received this message to be still– and got to practice– at Christ Life’s annual retreat a few weeks ago.  Coming into the retreat, I knew next to no one (I’m what we would call a newbie, in this fabulous bunch-o-peoples).

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