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Witness Wednesday

Spirituality
Witness Wednesday...where have you seen a movement of grace? Wow! I almost forgot to post this one today. Silly me. Where have I seen grace? In the doctor's office as they care for me and my loved ones. In a smallstone: Receiving news with tremors as truth sinks in and hope blossoms, I look up into his deep blue eyes filled with clouds of compassionate concern. In a #mindful writing #FindingGod @umrethinkchurch @SophiaKris @charolem

Witness Wednesday

Spirituality
Witness Wednesday...where have you seen a movement of grace?   Grace was in detention last night. I was in charge of two chaplains and training them last night. One was being trained for leading a Bible study. As we were walking back to the supervisor's office, a code was called. I told the chaplains to get against the wall (loudly--I heard the code called--I don't know how I heard it, but I did). We did. Then a rush of staff came running down the hall towards the incident. Then there was a vacuum of silence as all staff went into the space where the incident was happening. I took the chaplains to the library and we sat and talked. The code was cleared. I thought, "there is no way that anybody will be allowed to participate in a Bible study now!" It didn't seem like the kids would

Witness Wednesday

Grace, Spirituality
Witness Wednesday...where have you seen a movement of grace? In a #smallstone #mindful #FindingGod @umrethinkchurch @SophiaKris @charolem   Watching a stubborn, problematic detained young woman play basketball, I heard these words, "I don't know how to do that coach, but I can learn." My heart and head were filled with the enormity of the simple words, "I can learn." Amen and amen.