“Quiet Processes and Small Circles”

“Quiet Processes and Small Circles”

(Photo by Josh Houck) This autumn I attended a gathering where I met a wonderful group of people who were unfamiliar with the work of Rolling Ridge Study Retreat (RRSR). They asked questions like, “What happens at Rolling Ridge?” and “What do you do there?” Put on the...
Connection & Illumination

Connection & Illumination

(Photography by Josh Houck) “Because this bird is singing to me, I belong to the wide wind, the people far away who share the air and the clouds. together we are looking up into all we do not own and we are listening.”   – Naomi Shihab Nye As a child, my family...
Be Ye Tenderhearted

Be Ye Tenderhearted

Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other (Ephesians 4:32) I know that I have life only insofar as I have love. I have no love except it come from Thee. Help me, please, to carry this candle against the wind. – Wendell Berry Three years ago this...