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.
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, […]
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 […]
I am a long time seeker of all things spiritual. Not being particularly religious people, my parents offered me a lukewarm introduction to organized religion. And after being asked not to return to Sunday school at the tender age of 5, I realized early on that many of my questions were not going to be […]