A “charism” is a spiritual gift given to share with others for their benefit. Clarence has been given with the charisms of spiritual direction, writing poetry and painting. Over the past nine years, he has shared these gifts through his book Everyday Sacred and his month email Connecting New. During this time many of you have affirmed that sharing these gifts has been uplifting, inspiring, thought-provoking or helpful to you in other ways. You have shared Connecting New emails with your friends. You have used poems from Everyday Sacred at retreats, weddings, funerals and many occasions in between. Now is the time for Clarence to share more through a daily piece of goodness.
February 26 - Love is not content...
February 26, 2024 - Monday, February 26Judging OthersLuke 6:36-38 Permission I give you permission to be both/and instead of either/or,masculine and feminine, black and white,rich and poor, hard and soft,grateful and angry (so angry you want to break something). I give you permission to burn the boxthat others try to keep you in(here, borrow my matches). I give you […]
February 25 - Each day I stop and ask, “What is it, Dear One, you wish to do with me today?”…the answer more deeply is, “Whatever it is you most want.”
February 25, 2024 - The Second Sunday of Lent, February 25The Transfiguration of JesusMark 9:2-10 May Have Today may have held the most beautifulmoment of my life…past or future.Cradling my sleeping grandson and gazing,glowing like a halo in a warm Rembrandt painting.Love radiating, breathing together,being together pure goodness.
February 24 - I died and went to heaven, and as the…holy fog cleared, I noticed I was wearing an apron…And when he looked up, I recognized his face as Jesus.