Patricia Hofer

Christian experience

Christ calms the storm with inner stillness.

Inner stillness has always been a huge challenge for me. So when the writings of Anthony Bloom came into my experience, I read and reread his chapter on managing time. What does that have to do with inner stillness? A great deal, I found out.

That’s because time is usually the cause of our “inner tension” and “inner agitation” (Beginning to Pray 89). It constantly pushes at us, dragging us forward in anticipation of future… Continue reading