The Desert Sanctuary

Spirit * Soul * Body

After listening to Jason Elam and his conversation with Wm. Paul Young on the Messy Spirituality podcast, we were inspired to get vulnerable and talk about some things. We ventured into: Dr. Paul Fitzgerald’s 3 keys to healing from shame. How shame isolates in the organized church The system of organized religion and how we …

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After listening to Jason Elam and his conversation with Wm. Paul Young on the Messy Spirituality podcast, we were inspired to get vulnerable and talk about some things. We ventured into: Dr. Paul Fitzgerald’s 3 keys to healing from shame. How shame isolates in the organized church The system of organized religion and how we …

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            “The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.”                                                                                     Martin Luther King Jr.             “God blesses those who hunger and thirst for justice…”  Jesus One of my daughters is a lot like my wife, Laura.  She always wants things to be fair.  I grew up with the assumption that …

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My boss used to tell people I was his spiritual adviser.  I always reminded him that if I was his spiritual adviser, he should probably listen to me every once in a while.  We had a pretty good relationship but he probably didn’t like it when I went to work somewhere else.   In the area …

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This morning I got inspired.  I’m blessed that it lasted throughout my busy day and I still have some left to, hopefully, finish this blog.  Being inspired always makes me think of a word in the New Testament, theopneustos, which is sometimes translated “inspired,” but more often translated “God-breathed.”  Since theo relates to God and …

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