Daily Meditations



July 2, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for July 2, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Becoming Fathers and Mothers” What are we going to do when we get home? When the two sons of the parable of the prodigal...

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July 1, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for July 1, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “A Lifelong Journey” Going home is a lifelong journey. There are always parts of ourselves that wander off in dissipation or...

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June 30, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 30, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Coming Home” In the parable of the prodigal son (see Luke 15:11-32), there are two sons: the younger son, who runs away...

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June 26, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 26, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “A Courageous Life” “Have courage we often say to one another. Courage is a spiritual virtue. The word courage comes...

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June 25, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 25, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Words That Create Community” The word is always a word for others. Words need to be heard. When we give words to what we...

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June 24, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 24, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Flesh Became Word” The word must become flesh, but the flesh also must become word. It is not enough for us, as human...

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June 23 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 23020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Words That Come from the Heart” Words are important. Without them our actions lose meaning. And without meaning we cannot...

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June 22, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 22, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Words That Become Flesh” Words are important. Without them our actions lose meaning. And without meaning we cannot live...

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June 19, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 19, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “The Fruit of the Spirit” How does the Spirit of God manifest itself through us? Often we think that to witness means to...

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June 18, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 18, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “We Are the Glory of God” Living a spiritual life is living a life in which our spirits and the Spirit of God bear a joint...

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June 17, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 17, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Witnesses of Love” How do we know that we are infinitely loved by God when our immediate surroundings keep telling us that...

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June 16, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 16, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Doing Love” Often we speak about love as if it were a feeling. But if we wait for a feeling of love before loving, we may...

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