Category Archives: Teaching Stories

Be Here Now

A friend told me of a conversation with a doctor in her 50s who complained about her memory going. She couldn\’t remember clients\’ answers to intake questions. The friend asked what was she doing while the client answered. The doctor … Continue reading

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Pearls Before Breakfast

Pearls Before Breakfast is an article in the Washington Post on an experiment they ran. They talked Joshua Bell, one of the finest classical violinists in the world, to take a street musician gig, playing 6 classical pieces in a … Continue reading

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Revolutionary Words

He has brought down the powerful from their thrones, and lifted up the lowly; he has filled the hungry with good things, and sent the rich away empty. (Luke 1:52–53) These are powerful words, revolutionary words. They belong not to … Continue reading

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The Best Spiritual Writing 2013

While on vacation, we frequently drop by Point Reyes Books.  There is usually at least one book that calls to one or the other of us, often several.  This last visit\’s find was The Best Spiritual Writing 2013.  Some of … Continue reading

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