The daily practice of walking this past year has helped me understand at least three different ways that I can cultivate practices of prayer and spiritual disciplines in my life.
As I began writing down our experiences, I was surprised at the grateful tone my list carried. I felt like I was given the gift of perspective.
When overwhelmed by the pain and sorrow of the world, I hold up an imaginary one-inch frame; allowing the image that fits in that frame to be my starting point.
How should Christians respond in the midst of our polarizing political climate? By engaging in one of the most political acts available to us: Prayer.
The practice of gratitude can become a “sign post” for sabbath, reminding us each week to receive God’s gift of rest and renewal.