John Ortberg: On Spiritual Formation Hates

Mostly, I hate how much this list has described me and how slow of learning am I.  Be careful not to get on the bandwagon of the "next thing" without seeing how current or previous language or practices have led to this next thing. Dennys bible study or lectio divina...it's all the same.   https://www.christianitytoday.com/pastors/2013/april-online-only/seven-things-i-hate-about-spiritual-formation.html

Ronald Rolheiser on Spirituality and the Seasons of Our Lives

RON ROLHEISER, OMI Speaker, Columnist and Author SPIRITUALITY AND THE SEASONS OF OUR LIVES 2010-08-22 As a young man, Nikos Kazantzakis, the famous Greek writer, contemplated becoming a monk and once spent a summer touring monasteries. Years later, writing on the experience, he recounts a marvelous conversation he had with an elderly monk, Fr. Makarios. … Continue reading Ronald Rolheiser on Spirituality and the Seasons of Our Lives