Tag: passion

a gentle unfolding

Sometimes, the call is like a burning bush setting your heart on fire with passion. You race, you go, you change, you act. You are driven to respond, to fulfill, to minister. Then sometimes, the call is like a gentle whisper from the Beloved… Continue Reading “a gentle unfolding”

lessons learned: what snowy daffodils can teach us about resilience

One summer evening when I was 10-years-old, my family joined in a neighborhood gathering.  The parents sat on a patio chatting and fanning themselves while the children ran around the yard chasing lightning bugs.  At one point, a boy my age came over and… Continue Reading “lessons learned: what snowy daffodils can teach us about resilience”

lessons learned: finding my voice

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. ~Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Almost 7 years ago, I sent an email to a friend.  She was in the midst of many challenges, and I wanted to be… Continue Reading “lessons learned: finding my voice”