Presence

This list includes every page tagged with "Presence."

  • By Amanda Udis-Kessler
    From WorshipWeb
    In paying attention to the people in our lives, we give thanks for their presence and work to support them to the best of our abilities.
  • By Howard Axelrod
    From Beacon Press
    What shapes our sense of place, our sense of time, and our memory? How is technology changing the way we make sense of the world and of ourselves?
  • By Elea Kemler
    From Braver/Wiser
    What I do know for sure is that hope matters. One of the best things we can do is to hold hope for someone when that person cannot hold it for themselves.
  • By David Kohlmeier
    From Braver/Wiser
    If there’s anything sitting in silence has taught me, it’s that silence doesn’t actually exist. Every moment is full to the point of bursting with Reality, whether or not we notice it.
  • By Danielle LaPorte
    From WorshipWeb
    A little bit of meditation is better than no meditation. Two minutes is better than zero minutes. ...
  • By Yuri Yamamoto
    From Braver/Wiser
    As a hospital chaplain, I often listen to painful stories. We call it compassionate presence, but I may be crying inside. When words fail, I pray and sing.
  • By Carter Smith
    From WorshipWeb
    May we bear witness to the call to gather and celebrate new life.
  • By Megan Devine
    From WorshipWeb
    "Grief no more needs a solution than love needs a solution. We cannot 'triumph' over death, or loss, or grief. They are immovable elements of being alive. If we continue to come at them as though they are problems to be solved, we'll never get solace or comfort in our deepest pain."
  • By Amy Kindred
    From WorshipWeb
    Of all the gifts in all the world, for food we are grateful.
  • By Robin Tanner
    From Braver/Wiser
    Advent is about expectation—radical expectations that undo the status quo—and anticipation: a skillful search for the places where liberation rises from the ashes.