Death and Winter Solstice

Happy Winter Solstice. It’s the shortest day of the year and the longest night, and I am sitting here in the dark with pieces of my spiritual house strewn about in no particular order. The election reopened wounds dealt by my evangelical roots that were well on their way to healing. And it opened my […]

Naming the Shadow

In the previous post I talked about prophetic lamentation as a way to help heal the world. This post is about another role we as prophets play: giving evil a name.   Why names have power All evils – white supremacy, xenophobia, and misogyny, to name a few – are spiritual diseases. When your body […]

Self Care During the Holidays

I wrote down some questions to help me take stock of my self care practice for the holiday season. This is a rough time of year for introverts and retail workers, and I am both. Maybe it’s a good time for you to look at your practices too and shore up your resources for the […]