Centering Prayer: The Best Thing You Can Do

If you are competitive like me, you may hear an inner dialogue when someone says they’ve done something admirable: I wonder if I could do that? or, I could do that better (a thought that started my 26-year-career in direct sales). Even though competition often...

5 Ways to Deal with the Essential Sadness of Today

I keep waking up to a gnawing sadness in my spirit these days. Perhaps you know what I mean? The sadness doesn’t surprise me with all that’s going on in the world today: the double-edged sword of a pandemic that some refuse to respect; a rising...

God is Patient as He Pursues Your Soul

It seemed improbable—growing a deep relationship with God who is patient while building a successful business. The business was a home-based one. As it grew, it required more and more of my time. I hired an assistant. My two children helped with minor office tasks. I...

Do you ever struggle with Centering Prayer?

Do you ever struggle with centering prayer, wishing your “yes” to God’s presence would be more authentic than lasting a few minutes? Do your worry that you are betraying your “yes” with future failings? Do you want your yes to be so authentic and real that there’s no...