Here’s an idea that can turn confession from something dreadful into something quite helpful.
Holy One, there is something I wanted to tell you but there have been errands to run, bills to pay, arrangements to make, meetings to attend, friends to entertain, washing to do… and I forget what it is I wanted to say to you, and mostly I forget what I’m about, or why. O God, […]
Here’s a simple little idea that I played with this morning. It only takes pen and paper but it could also be doodled or drawn or set to music, etc (I’d LOVE to see what YOU could come up with…hint, hint). The idea is to write the pronoun “I” followed by a single verb of […]
For a few moments of “reality check”(which is often my alternative word for “confession”), I pulled out my handy notebook and without thinking much about it, wrote the words, “I am…” then there was a long pause….I mention the pause because, probably like you, I rarely start these little practices feeling all spiritual. No, usually […]