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Of confusion and being human

“It’s in the emptiness and even desperation of confusion where God might be found.” My vantage point during our silent retreats is to have a “front row” seat watching what the Holy Spirit is doing in a variety of people’s … Continue reading

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The danger of silence

Another spring, another silent retreat for CCU students (and myself). As we met last night for the first night of the retreat, I was reminded once again of something that I often talk about with my students – the danger … Continue reading

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Voices from Silence – Retreatant 1

Hearing God in the Silence Going into this past weekend, I had planned, expected, and hoped to see and hear God in a more obvious way than I have in a very long time. Since beginning a season of grieving … Continue reading

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Silent Retreat Spring 2014 – Being or doing?

Well, we got off to a rousing start given the fact that a train derailment derailed our trip to the retreat house.  We ended up going two hours out of our way just to get back “on track” to the … Continue reading

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