Monthly Archives: June 2013

“The Rising of the Same” (My monthly gratitude list)

As you may know, once a month I blog about gratitude.  I make a list of some of the things that make me happy, and the list's number always matches the date.   Today is the 25th, and here is my list. I would love to hear your list.  Can you share? Respectfully submitted, --Nathaniel…

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What being a dad has taught me (and my dad, too)

What being a dad has taught me (and my dad, too)

In honor of Father's Day, my dad and I created a blog post about what fatherhood has taught us. To see our list, click here, and let us know your thoughts, please. Read more [...]

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Does a spiritual encounter have to be high-inducing?

Does a spiritual encounter have to be high-inducing?

For me, the answer is no.  I see so many social-media posts promising “earth-shaking” and “life-changing” services and meetings.  And while I have been to many such services, I have also attended many simple, quiet moments and gatherings in which the still, simple preciousness of the Divine Read more [...]

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5 Things to Do When People Disappoint You

5 Things to Do When People Disappoint You

  We have all had days like yesterday was for me.  It felt like everywhere I turned, I learned about someone near-and-dear who had let me down.  The spectrum went from the extreme of betrayal—involving heart-deep issues—to a mild notion of carelessness on social media. As I reflect on Read more [...]

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