Examen, Worth Revisiting

Worth Revisiting: Examen-ing My day

Today, I wanted to share with you one of my own personal spiritual reflections, through the Ignatian practice of the Examen. Much like it sounds, the Examen is a prayerful way of looking at our day- examining our feelings, emotions, joys and challenges while being aware of God's presence and guidance. Where is God waiting… Continue reading Worth Revisiting: Examen-ing My day

Examen, Surrender

Beside Still Waters

Anyone close to me knows that despite sometimes bemoaning my busy schedule, I am indeed blessed and appear to thrive on chaos. On my already full plate there’s been ample room to take another helping of “Would you be able to join us?” , “Oh, and another thing”, or “I cannot be there.”  Yet over… Continue reading Beside Still Waters

Examen, Worth Revisiting

Worth Revisiting: God’s Reset Button

It’s Worth Revisiting Wednesday! A place where you can come and bring a past & treasured post to share, and link-up with fellow bloggers! Co-Hosted with Allison Gingras at Reconciled To You.   Where do we find ourselves in the midst of challenges and self reliance?..In need of God's mercy and hopefully anticipating God's reset button… Continue reading Worth Revisiting: God’s Reset Button

Examen, Poetry, Worth Revisiting

Worth Revisiting: Poetic Examen-ations

It’s Worth Revisiting Wednesday! A place where you can come and bring a past & treasured post to share, and link-up with fellow bloggers! Co-Hosted with Allison Gingras at Reconciled To You. Having just finished an incredible book by Fr. Casey Beaumier, SJ entitled, A Purposeful Path, I found myself reflecting on my own time… Continue reading Worth Revisiting: Poetic Examen-ations

Examen, Worth Revisiting

Worth Revisiting: Examen-ing Procrastion

It’s Worth Revisiting Wednesday! A place where you can come and bring a past & treasured post to share, and link-up with fellow bloggers! Co-Hosted with Allison Gingras at Reconciled To You. Poetry, prayer and reflection are all loves of mine! My grandfather had written many poems before his death, some of which were published… Continue reading Worth Revisiting: Examen-ing Procrastion

Examen

Poetic Examen-ation: Life after the Thesis

This is a day that was long awaited, A time dreamt of and indeed anticipated, With months albeit years of preparation, And a myriad of readings and connotations. Today, I awoke knowing that there was nowhere I had to be. There was truly no post to edit, Or theologian I needed to credit, An argument… Continue reading Poetic Examen-ation: Life after the Thesis

Examen, Poetry

Examen-ing Procrastination

Linking up this week with CatholicMom.com.  Procrastination thy name is mine- Reminiscing. Warm sand, waves crashing I am engulfed by your inspiring presence. Laughter of children Amazed by your splendid treasures, My soul sings with joy. Little palms upturned, bare feet carrying such gifts.       And yet I hear you Not in a… Continue reading Examen-ing Procrastination