Hey God It’s Me, Susan!

Hey God It’s Me, Susan!

I was asked the other day in my book group if I had a daily spiritual practice and I had to pause to think.  I had never really thought about my morning and evening prayers as a “practice” because they have become so habitual for me.  And then I even wondered if what I do […]

A Moment for Reflection

A Moment for Reflection

Every Christmas this song touches me deeply, usually to the point of tears.  As mothers we all need some “breath of heaven,” some divine grace now and then to help us on our path of parenting.  This Christmas I pray that I learn to love better, pray better and grow in grace and wisdom.  Amen.

Hear Her Voice

Hear Her Voice

If there is one topic that I will “preach” about until my dying day, it is how we as a people have been stripped of our Mother, the Divine Feminine aspect of God and left as orphans by the patriarchal church.  Most Eastern religions acknowledge, embrace and worship the many aspects of our Divine Mother, […]

Mary’s Labor Story aka, The Nativity

I first heard this song, Breath of Heaven by Amy Grant, last year and was immediately moved by it.  Contemplating the Nativity had always conjured thoughts of wise men and halos, angelic messengers and other-worldly star sightings.  I have birthed three children, parented at least one to near adult-hood, and I had never stopped to […]