Notes on the Journey

This Week’s Blog

Faith Is Trusting, Wrestling, and Searching

Thursday’s reflection explores three intertwined dynamics that help make up the unique character of faith: cultivating a deep trust in God, wrestling with doubt, and searching to discover the ways of God. Experiencing these dynamics is not a threat to faith, it’s a purifying fire that strengthens it. Join me as we explore how these […]

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A Love Stronger than Death

When our beloved priest friend John died after a long illness, a small group of us gathered to plan his funeral. We

Were You There When?

There are moments when all we can do is be there: for the vigil at my mother’s bedside, through the anxious hours

A Disciple’s Reflection

Join me in reflecting on what one of Jesus’ disciples might have experienced during his spiritual journey. It begins with the first

I live in an agricultural region 40 miles east of Lake Michigan. The soil is rich, and the climate provides an optimal

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