Circle of quiet in a midweek Pause for Peace

View through the fresh leaves of the tree to the lake shrouded in damp

Ultimately, we can only partially know the impact of our words and actions. Or the effect of our silence and our stand. And that is a good thing. Otherwise, it might become overwhelming or paralysing. So today, I want to offer an intentional circle of quiet. To pause with and for all those whose lives … Read more

Keeping watch – a midweek Pause for Peace

View across the lake to the alpacas grazing on the far side

I appreciated Yvonne Smyth’s observation earlier in the week that changing the word from waiting to watching creates a different energy. Developing the practice of watching shifts us from being passive, especially in places where we have no direct control or influence. And Yvonne is far from passive! We can become overwhelmed by being exposed … Read more