Is a Healthy Functioning Spiritual Community Just a Dream….. Probably

Is a Healthy Functioning Spiritual Community Just a Dream….. Probably

I find myself wondering: What do I really want in a community? Is there such a thing as a healthy functioning community – spiritual community in particular? Is the desire to be part of a healthy, respectful, and functioning community even realistic? Given that the previous statement seems idealistic, do the benefits of committing to …

Unpacking Trust

Unpacking Trust

Encarta Dictionary defines trust as: Confidence in and reliance on good qualities, especially fairness, truth, honor, or ability. The definition also includes references to: position of obligation, hope for future, and care. What does that really mean? How does trust factor into our self-view and relationships? For a very long time, I have experienced a …