still saturday: the foolish simplicity of grace

grace

This ordinary time is gifted in its quiet, marked passing Christ slips about calling and baptizing sending and affirming pouring his Spirit like water intro broken cisterns, sealing cracks and filtering our senses, that we may savor the foolish simplicity of his grace. ~Enuma Okoro from “Passing Ordinary Time” in At the Still Point Stilled […]

Still Saturday: Catching Quiet

It is a hard art to learn, catching quiet by palms raised cupped in air shifting location here and there like trying to guess the pattern of falling leaves, and hoping to feel the soft descent of moments when silence slips between sounds. ~Enuma Okoro from “Passing Ordinary Time” as found in At the Still […]