Discovering Wonder

I came upon an advertisement that promoted a waterfall excursion in northeast Minnesota. Basically from Duluth to the Canadian border or if you know the shape of the state, we went up to the top, right tip. A highway borders Lake Superior and along the way there are many places to see waterfalls. We asked…

Hearing God in Silence

My Devotion was published in Disciplines 2014, p. 326 Psalm 19: 1-6 (A few years ago) I spent several days at a monastery for a personal retreat. It is the monks’ custom to speak little, even during meals. My time there helped me focus on words and silence and the other ways that God speaks.…

Word for the Year – 2016

Over the holidays, the city of Sioux Falls transforms Falls Park into a “Winter Wonderland.”  There are lights and lighted decorations on most of the trees and buildings and flood lights turn the waterfalls into vibrant colors. It was great to see this through the eyes of my 3-year old granddaughter.  We drove through the…