The disciples were always jockeying for position. They all wanted to be the first, the best, the closest to Jesus with a high position in the Kingdom. So we can imagine their surprise at the answer Jesus gave to the question in Matthew 18:1, “Who, then, is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven?” Jesus answered:Continue reading “The Greatest in the Kingdom of Heaven”
Please take the time to watch this 5 minute video from Richard Rohr author of The Cosmic Christ. For more information on Richard Rohr please visit the website for the Center for Action and Contemplation.
Dig a Little Deeper: How would the Rebel Jesus respond to our world culture and situations? (Please respond to these questions with your reactions in the comments area of these posts. Everyone wants to know your thoughts about these challenges. The world can be changed only if we follow our spiritual leaders, talk aboutContinue reading “:) The Rebel Jesus”
As November comes to a close please remember to choose joy. This is an important way we will overcome the darkness in our world. Now for this little reminder from Terry Wilder.
Please respect everyone’s right to feel as they do about any holiday. Most likely there is a valid reason they feel that way, or that they celebrate the holidays they choose.
It is our tradition here at Espirational to post a fun video on Thanksgiving Eve. So please take a minute to stop your busy preparations, take a break and enjoy it. (Hey, everyone, this is really cool. Take about three minutes to view this.—Bob.)
…will clap their hands. Oh yes they will. Feel free to dance if you like.
Some of you may not know we have a sing/song writer following Espirational. When Bill Tonnis shared this beautiful song earlier in the month I decided it would be the perfect way to end our month on Stillness. May this be our prayer… slow me down.
Bob and I live in a lakeside senior-mobile home/RV community called Lakewood Village. A large part of the natural beauty drawing people here is the large trees. But this little piece of heaven where we live is in Oklahoma which means we don’t have dirt, we have largely clay and rock. As large and, beautifulContinue reading “Trees without deep roots fall”
In the stillness of this moment there is peace…