Matthew’s Confessions

When it was invited to be part of a thirty 30-day “blog tour” for Matthew Fox’s re-released “Confessions ,” I had two simultaneous responses: “Of course!” and “I don’t have time; it’s right in the middle of a high travel phase for me and conflicts with what little...

The Power of Truth

Why do we lie? We may think people cannot handle the truth. We may fear loss of respect and the judgment of others. We may fear not having the right answer, being thought of as stupid, losing face, not looking good. We may feel shame about having to confess something...

The Power of Letting Go

The word “sacrifice” comes from the Latin sacer “sacred, holy” and facere “to do, perform.” In other words, to make holy. One way to think about that is sacrificing—making holy—our lives in service to something greater, for the sake of our...