Friday, November 18, 2016

The Spiritual Practice of Reaching Out

I have a new post up today at the Shalem Institute blog, entitled The Spiritual Practice of Reaching Out. An excerpt:

It began with a quick moment of inspiration. I’d just finished reading a book chapter written by a friend and colleague, and was so struck by their words that I logged onto Facebook and left a note of appreciation on their wall.

This might not sound like a big deal. In the grand scheme of things, it wasn’t. But as my little post received likes from the recipient and others who could see it, I felt a stirring to do this with every subsequent chapter of this volume, which happened to feature a lot of people with whom I was friends.

Read the rest at the Shalem Institute blog.