INHUMANITY AND INJUSTICE CONTINUED

Since I started this personal reflection justice, why we engage and why we don’t, I have come to realize there are no easy answers. One of the things I have come to realize is that in some respects we do not even realize that we are being inhumane. Several years ago, I was at aContinue reading “INHUMANITY AND INJUSTICE CONTINUED”

INHUMANITY AND INJUSTICE

When I was in seminary, I took a course on advocacy and organizing. One of the questions we were asked to think about was what we felt was the most pressing social issue in contemporary society. Then and now, it is hard for me to pick just one, as there are so many issues thatContinue reading “INHUMANITY AND INJUSTICE”

IF YOU CAN IMAGINE IT, THEN

This past month I have done so much thinking about imagination. I thought I had reflected on it from so many perspectives, but this week I have come to realize that I had yet to imagine the amazing people who would come into my life and touch me in ways that I could not evenContinue reading “IF YOU CAN IMAGINE IT, THEN”

IT’S JUST MY IMAGINATION

  So I woke up this morning hearing The Temptations singing Just my Imagination, at least the chorus in my head. I can’t remember the rest of the song, just the chorus. Oh how my imagination has always run away with me. Since I was a little girl I have had an imagination. Maybe thatContinue reading “IT’S JUST MY IMAGINATION”

WELCOMING MYSELF

So all this month I have been reflecting on hospitality, reading about it, writing, about it, starting conversations about it, and practicing it to the best of my ability. Others have told me I am very hospitable and that they feel the welcome and the love the minute they walk in our door. I amContinue reading “WELCOMING MYSELF”

WHEN I WAS NOT ENOUGH

So I have had to laugh at this whole notion of hospitality. I have been intentional about creating a space here at Inspiritual and in our home where all feel welcome. We have done this in part because we have all know what it felt like when we were not enough of something or tooContinue reading “WHEN I WAS NOT ENOUGH”