Have you ever wondered whether Christianity includes something unique, something that separates it from other world religions? When I wondered about this, a little research showed me that Christianity and the world’s other major religions are similar in one basic understanding—they recognize that our life here is not all that human beings are intended to be. And so each of these religions offer some kind of process for the elevation of who we are.
The… Continue reading
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