Grace Notes

“Grace Notes” is a collection of short essays on living a life of grace in the everyday world.

Longing, Confusion, Surprise +Christmas+

What strikes me most about the Christmas story are its recurring themes of intense longing, fearful confusion and complete surprise.  Continue Reading →

Ask, Seek, Knock +Ordinary Time+

Ask, search, knock — simple directives paired with straightforward promises, but, oh, not so easy for me!  The challenge in Continue Reading →

Doing Well +Advent+

  The true meaning of “doing well” in life is to ‘at-tend,’ to extend our longing hearts, to stretch our Continue Reading →