Opening the least likely Gift – 2

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...

Opening the least likely Gift – 1 Open?

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...

The least likely Gift – 8

The least likely Gift – 8 The difference between a religious existence and a spiritual life is the size of The Love we Rest in. To the religious The Gift had and has human limits, to the GraceFull The Gift was and is Divine Perfect Love beyond human...

The least likely Gift – 7

The least likely Gift – 7 The spiritual journey will leave anyone on it feeling very odd at times and completely rejected at others. The simple reason for this is the spiritual journey is based solely on faith while the religious one is half faith at best. What...

The least likely Gift – 6

The least likely Gift – 6 What made “the wise men” “wise men” and would the wisdom they followed be any more accepted today than it was then? One of the greatest ways to tell the difference between religion and Grace is the acceptance of mystery or mystics. The...

The least likely Gift – 5

The least likely Gift – 5 Most will never understand the true purpose of The Gift but the ones who foresaw it give us great clues as to why The Gift is THE GIFT. What if The Gift, which almost everyone in the time of Jesus missed, was still being missed? What if...