“We are called to be strong companions and clear mirrors to one another, to seek those who reflect...
During the course of the day, how much time do you spend focused on the outer physical world around you, versus your inner spiritual world?
Look back over your life and name those moments of your transfigurations. Claim them as real. Recall how God illuminated you through the hardships, empowered you to become something more than you thought you could be.
“There are spiritual dummies who know they are dummies, and spiritual dummies who don’t know they are dummies. Those who know they are dummies are the smart ones!”
So, what do we do when we want to scream, “I didn’t sign up for this!”?
The next time life throws a sucker punch at you, try the time-tested path of lamenting. Vent. Cry out to God for help. Then wait and listen for the Creator’s guidance.
I want a fast-track to union with God. I’d like a handbook for dummies like me who want an ever-deepening relationship with God.