• Roger, my husband and I have done a similar thing. About 4 1/2 years ago we bought a house from HUD, that my husband lovingly refers to as an abuse victim. We spent the first 9 months just making the place livable and getting to know our neighborhood. Now we run a drop-in after school center in the neighborhood church, have a bike ministry, and…[Read more]

  • Since Lent just began, I have decided to try to concentrate on 3 things:
    1. actively listening to others, no matter how trivial it may seem to me.
    2. daily Examen prayer, this is something completely new to me.
    3. reading Forgive Us: Confessions of a Compromised Faith.

  • Hi, I am looking forward to this year, and a little nervous. I have never been a part of anything like this. I have been a follower of Jesus all my life (well as long as I can remember), and it has been a crazy, winding road. At this point, I feel a mixture of things; drained and exhausted and yet exhilarated and encouraged. I often feel alone in…[Read more]

  • Dana posted an update 4 years, 8 months ago

    Hi, I am excited to start this journey. This is my first time being a part of an on-line community, so here goes.

  • Dana became a registered member 4 years, 8 months ago