Posts tagged "faith"

Help, Thanks, Wow: The Three Essential Survival Prayers

These simple prayers sometimes uttered without expecting a response or even believing someone  is listening are sometimes the very words that bring a connection to the divine. Could prayer really be so simple? I think so. Lamott writes, “We can pray for a shot at having a life in which we are present and awake... Read more »

Religion without Violence.

Religion without Violence.
“I think Religion generally gets in the way of God,” Bono told a reporter. Like Bono’s own Ireland, so many places on earth are war torn over religion. I will never forget the abandoned beauty I saw when I visited Sri Lanka in 2009. There was an eerie silence. Sri Lanka is a paradise island... Read more »