Tag Archives: desire

The Work of the People

Have you ever gone to work and your boss was waiting for you by the time card machine?  He said nothing until after you took your card from its slot, placed it beneath the time stamp and heard it imprint … Continue reading

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When you don’t know what you want

As a kid growing up in Arkansas I remember not being able to buy much of anything on Sunday’s except gas. All grocery and department stores were closed. Sound rough? It wasn’t really. It was the norm. No one complained. … Continue reading

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The Faintness of Our Desire

Meister Eckhart, a thirteenth-fourteenth century philosopher, theologian, and mystic said, “The reason we are not able to see God is the faintness of our desire.”  Lent, the forty days prior to Easter, is an opportunity to fan the flames of … Continue reading

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