Walking the labyrinth
Religion / Spirituality

Walking the labyrinth


This weekend, my family attended our first church retreat at Calvin Center, a conference and retreat center about 45 minutes south of Atlanta. Situated near the edge of their lake is a large stone and sand labyrinth used for walking contemplation and prayer practice. I walked the labyrinth soon after arrival, which helped to distance me from my usual daily concerns and … Continue reading

Give time to a worthy cause (Advent Day 3)
Advent / Holidays / Religion / Spirituality

Give time to a worthy cause (Advent Day 3)


One of the most valuable services you can offer your community is to volunteer your time. During the holidays, many local non-profits, church ministries and grassroots organizations – especially those that serve the poor and homeless – are stretched thin helping those in need. If you have limited time, find out how you can help … Continue reading