Spiritual Formation Center


The God of Barren Landscapes

The God of Barren Landscapes: Absence and Presence in the Desert by Laurie Gordon, Spiritual Formation Team “Contact with human creatures is given us through the sense of presence. Contact with God is given us through the sense of absence….

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The Hope of Christmas at the Door

By David R. Brock A young woman is talking with her family on the phone about how much she wishes they could be together at Christmas, how sorry she is that they will be apart. Her mother asks if she…

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So, What Are You Waiting For?

by David R. Brock “SO, WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?”  Have you heard the question before? Have you asked it yourself? It’s often uttered with a bit of sarcasm. At least with a note of urgency; maybe even exasperation: Get…

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