From Rev. Sandra's Study
I felt in need of a great pilgrimage, so I sat still for three days, and God came to me. -- Kabir
All journeys have a secret destination of which the traveler is unaware. -- Martin Buber
I've learned a lot about trust from animals, cats mostly. I've been in the company of strays most of my life, and they require special love and patience to learn to trust.
The opposite of knowledge . . . isn't always ignorance. It can be wonder. Or mystery. Possibility.
Autumn marks a dramatic and mysterious transition from summer to winter here in the Northeast. The daylight hours grow shorter, the evenings become cooler, leaves turn to oranges, golds, and reds, and Thanksgiving approaches.
If you want to build a ship, don't drum up people to collect wood and don't assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.—Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Our religious community is a place where we come to find connection.