Our Need for Community

by Ragan Sutterfield on Sep 12, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Among the proper lessons of culture is that we remind ourselves of our limits, of our need for...

We Need a Sabbath Mind

by Ragan Sutterfield on Sep 8, 2019 5:00:00 AM

We are reminded of the truth of the creation—that our work, though called and needed, is not...

Is Your Work a Vocation?

by Ragan Sutterfield on Sep 6, 2019 5:00:00 AM

It doesn’t take much looking in our economy to see that in fact there is a great deal of work...

We Exist in a World of Gift

by Ragan Sutterfield on Sep 4, 2019 5:00:00 AM

When we exist in a world of gift, in which we ourselves are given, then our own labors must be...

Good Work Is Like a Prayer

by Ragan Sutterfield on Sep 2, 2019 5:00:00 AM

It is in work that we find the test of our relationship to the creation because work is the...

Love Is Never Abstract

by Franciscan Media on Oct 10, 2017 5:45:00 AM

Love can never be general or abstract—it is only concrete and particular. What we know of other...

We Exist in a World of Gift

by Franciscan Media on Oct 6, 2017 5:45:00 AM

When we exist in a world of gift, in which we ourselves are given, then our own labors must be...

A Sabbath Reminder

by Franciscan Media on Oct 1, 2017 5:45:00 AM

Though a garden should be cultivated, its soil tended and sowed toward flourishing, weeded and...

Work Done Well Brings Us into Wholeness

by Franciscan Media on Sep 16, 2017 5:45:00 AM

It is in work that we find the test of our relationship to the creation because work is the...

Finding Fulfillment by Embracing Our Limits

by Franciscan Media on Sep 13, 2017 5:45:00 AM

To be humble, to accept our limits, is to find the grounding for our becoming fulfilled. It is a...