Spiritual Formation Center


Daily Lenten Reflection

Self-sacrifice is the way, my way, to finding yourself, your true self. What kind of deal is it to get everything you want but lose yourself? What could you ever trade your soul for? –Matthew 16:26, MSG I don’t get…

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Lenten Formation Daily Reflection 4

Therefore, I will now allure her,     and bring her into the wilderness,     and speak tenderly to her. –Hosea 2:14, NRSV Exploring the deep places of our soul is not an “ordinary time” practice. Wilderness explorations are extraordinary. They cause us…

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I Cannot Go to Bethlehem

By Susan Oxley I cannot go to Bethlehem. Life moves too quickly. The press of people blocks my way. In the noise and confusion, the clutching of hands, I feel no angel wings. You who are caught in the maddening…

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