Can You Hear Me Now?

One of the skills I learned when I was becoming a registered nurse was the art of listening to my patients.  It took intention, concentration and a set of skills such as making eye contact, being still, focusing on what the person was sharing. I learned to see beneath the surface, to read emotions and … [Read more…]

Tuning In Your Peace

In worship on Pentecost Sunday, we shared four testimonies about the movement of the Holy Spirit in the ordinary, everyday lives of people in our congregation. We shared how we felt a definite “pull” or “nudge” to start a conversation, to give generously, to challenge an idea or to stand up in a difficult situation. How does … [Read more…]