The Rawness of Travel

“I cried and I cried and I couldn’t shake that [travel] experience, not that I want to shake it and get rid of it, but it was so close to me and I felt so called to it that I was impacted viscerally.” (Participant 11, from the dissertation, Beyond the U.S.: A qualitative study on […]

Dr. Stephanie Ramirez

Tuesday, December 22 Psalms 61,62; Zephaniah 3:14-20; Luke 1:1-25   Listen to the author read their meditation and prayer: Dr. Stephanie Ramirez Advent Meditation As a counselor I’ve always been told to “trust the process” with clients. This phrase is used in the context when a counselor feels that there isn’t movement or change happening […]

La Aceptacíon del Misterio

” Cuando alguien encuentra su camino, no puede tener miedo. Tiene que tener el coraje suficiente para dar pasos errados. Las decepciones, las derrotas, el desánimo, son herramientas que Dios utiliza para mostrar el camino”–Paulo Coelho, Brida. I’ve always loved Paulo Coehlo. For some reason every time I’ve read one of his novels I’ve left feeling pensive […]