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Listening to Life and its Holy, Hidden Heart.

on March 22, 2015

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Wykoff Run, Elk State Forest, Cameron County. Creative Commons photo by Nicholas, April 2010, WikiMedia. Wykoff Run, Elk State Forest, Cameron County. Creative Commons photo by Nicholas, April 2010, WikiMedia.

Go where your best prayers take you. Unclench the fists of your spirit ….”

Listen to your life. See it for the fathomless mystery it is. In the boredom and pain of it, no less than in the excitement and gladness: touch, taste, smell your way to the holy and hidden heart of it, because in the last analysis all moments are key moments, and life itself is grace.”

~Frederick Buechner, from Telling Secrets and Now and Then: A Memoir of Vocation

“Listen to your life … touch, taste, smell your way to the holy and hidden heart of it.”

Life has a holy and hidden heart to it. Your life has a holy and hidden heart to it. My life does. Isn’t that a revelation?

Listening to Life. Considering…

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