We’re on a mission

The organization we’re with has a purpose statement for the area we’re assigned to. We have an overall mission statement but in our singularly focused area of ministry, we also have a statement defining our purpose. It says, in part: “The primary purpose of an Adult Rehabilitation Center is the spiritual regeneration and rehabilitation of men who have undergone a process of disaffiliation from those significant ties, which enable individuals...

It's been right in front of me

It was a restless year, last year. I was searching for something but didn’t know what. I joined an on-line writing group and while the young women were nice and gracious, it wasn’t a fit. I took another on-line class (so much safer than face-to-face meetings, you see) for art journaling and learned some interesting techniques but there was a spiritual depth I felt lacking and I wanted, I needed...