Author Archives: CLB

About CLB

Seeking. This is my attempt to articulate my life. Love the profile picture, in my soul that is where I am, no matter the circumstances that swirl around me. In fact, I say "bring it on", anything with which I can identify with the life of my Christ. Looking forward to the Camino de Santiago this year.

See Me – Fear

This is how the dialog goes- What would you say to me today Trinity? Look to me. A feeling-fear.  This is the same fear she fears-I can know that.  Fear-terror.  “What is it?  Why?”  “I am afraid of you, of … Continue reading

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Connecting, Conflicted

This is where the freedom is, go there, be there.  We do not go alone.  We dance with the power, glory, hope of the Trinity.  Forgive my indignation in conflict, forgive me and may I retreat to my place of … Continue reading

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The Daily Examen – Grateful

Read Habbakuk 2 A grateful heart this morning.  Using the prayer practice of the Ignatian Daily Examen, overwhelming gratitude.  It is well with my soul.  I have internalized the books, the acceptance and love of the people in my life, … Continue reading

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Sinai today

What do our circumstances say to us? In light of my circumstances today, I see Mt. Sinai, I see Paul and the church of Thessonilica, I consider St. Theresa, St. John and Gerald May’s work on The Dark Night of the Soul. My attempt to articulate in words, God’s approach to me today. Continue reading

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Promises, promises, promises

God makes promises to me. All his promises to me are about joining to me. It is about relationship but more. His promises are about love. Love for me specifically. When I accept those promises that is love fulfilled. What … Continue reading

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Go and sin no more

John 8:11 She said, “No one, Lord.” And Jesus said, “I do not condemn you, either. Go. From now on sin no more.”] Looking in Leviticus 20 and the surrounding scriptures, I can see where the Pharisees were coming from.  … Continue reading

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Your Personal Mount of Olives

Joh 8:36 “So if the Son makes you free, you will be free indeed.  Praying and seeking for understanding this morning.  If we judge others we are condemned but ……so how are we to know who is good for us and … Continue reading

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God sees you

So I am praying this morning. I hear, “Tell them I see them, each one individually, they are precious and holy to me.  My joy, my creation I yearn and desire fellowship with them.” All good things come from God.  Love, … Continue reading

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Dialogue with God

This is a blog about getting to know Jesus. He is not who I thought he was and not even who I think he is now. He is more. He is beauty, truth and that all illusive concept of love … Continue reading

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