Bob on January 24th, 2021

Reasons for Rest 1 The times we live in are not “the tempest in the teapot” as the old saying goes but instead rather in a category 5 typhoon in a shot glass. On every side we can find reasons to not Rest In “Peace that passes all understanding.” With this in mind in this […]

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Bob on January 19th, 2021

Opening the least likely Gift – 5 Remembering what was past and what is Present brings us to an understanding of Love that defies human logic and is beyond our comprehension – this creates an Amazing Life. One area where religion and Grace differ perhaps the greatest is in the value of The Gift which […]

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Bob on January 12th, 2021

Opening the least likely Gift – 4 What our hope is based on matters greatly, especially when we need hope the most. If our hope is based on our performance we will probably hit a familiar cycle of temporary pain alleviation by any number of means. But if our Hope is grounded on a few […]

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Bob on January 3rd, 2021

Opening the least likely Gift – 3 The greatest moments of spiritual growth happen in my moments of struggle when I ask myself “what is causing this struggle”? And “what does that tell me about The Divine that I believe in”? When I was religious I looked at struggle as sin, punishment, weakness but never […]

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Bob on January 2nd, 2021

Opening the least likely Gift – 2 As a young boy of five perhaps the most disappointing moment of my year was opening up a Christmas present to find woolen socks hand knitted by my grandmother. As young man of 17 the disappointment was in myself as I could not stop thinking about sexual things […]

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Bob on January 1st, 2021

Opening the least likely Gift The day that really says the most about a gift is a week or two after it was given. So in keeping with the series I wrote for Christmas, The least likely Gift, I would like to share some thoughts on “The Indescribable Gift” long after it was given. The […]

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