stillness


In the stillness the Divine enters

“In our creation, God asked a question and in our truly living; God answers the question.” ― Thomas Merton, New Seeds of Contemplation In the silence, in that place between our thoughts, God is talking to us, telling us that our highest idea of good is what we could be doing. This comes to us in contemplation. It most likely won’t come to us in guided meditation or in a conversation in a bar. It […]


God has a sense of humor.

Thomas Merton says that “we know Him (God) in so far as we are known by Him.” I experienced this connection with Spirit on occasion in my thirties in a humorous way. God apparently enjoys an occasional game of pool. The first time I experienced this connection, I wasn’t quite sure what to make of it, but it affected me deeply. The game started as it usually does, with the break. We play that we […]