Gratefulness ~ David Steindl-Rast
Resources for living a life of gratitude!
Writings, links, and daily reflections from Fr. Richard Rohr.
Anam Cara Ministries
This is an excellent website on Spiritual Direction. Loaded with opportunities for reflection. Puts a "pause" in your day!
You will love Melanie's artwork! It is beautiful, ridiculously low-priced, and every piece has a story to tell. I learned through one of Melanie's art and spirituality workshops that Modpodge Rules!
Joyce is a dear, wise mentor and friend. If you're a writer, consider attending her Women's Writing Retreat, Writing from the Soul. You will find the information for this and other events, such as the Compassion Institute, on Joyce's website.
Jan is an artist, writer and ordained minister in the United Methodist Church. She travels as a speaker and retreat director. Beautiful imagery, poetic writing!
Explore unusual writing, breathtaking photograhy, and Ann's out-of-the-ordinary way with words! Live fully right now, right where you are!
Frederic and Mary Ann Brusatt:
The Brusatts have put together this wonderfully abundant website for the purpose of providing resources for spiritual journeys. Here you'll find online courses and retreats, and have an opportunity to become acquainted with Spiritual Teachers of our time.
Henri Nouwen Wisdom and teaching from the late Henri Nouwen. Sign up for daily devotional delivered to your email box:
Mimi Weaver is a friend of a friend. She is a Life Coach and Spiritual Director, and has an interesting story!
Abbey of the Arts
Christine Valters Paintner
Contemplative Outreach of Central Iowa
Jan Johnson: Since 1997, Jan has been a friend and mentor through her writing workshops, her books and articles, as well as through her friendship. You can visit her website here:
Conversations Journal is published in the Spring and Fall, and provides thought provoking, insightful dialogue on radical transformation in Christ. You may also want to follow their blog.
I first met Julie through the Minnesota Christian Writers Guild. She is an awesome writer and encourager, and you can reach her website through the link on her BLESS BACK bookcover.
Shortly after I met Barbara, she shared with me that she had a book project in mind that wouldn't let her go: the story of Paul LaRoche and his wonderful music, Brule! Out of Barbara's dream, Paul's biography, Hidden Heritage, was born. The bookcover will take you to Barbara's website.
I first discovered Brene Brown through a TED Talk she presented on the subject of shame, when I was doing some research on a talk for women. Follow the link to her website (where you will find out more about Brene's work on perfectionism, power, shame and courage) here:
Catherine offers editing and writing services. (Click on Catherine's photograph to link to her fabulous, informative website!)
Monastic Wisdom from Meg Funk, Benedictine nun and author of Thoughts Matter, Tools Matter, Lectio Matters, etc. We were privileged to sit through two days of her teaching at Pecos, and quickly came to the conclusion that Meg Matters!!
Spiritual Directors International:
The Spiritual Directors International website is loaded with articles, links and information.