Finding Hope in Forgiveness

It strikes me that anyone searching for hope is likely doing so under less than ideal circumstances. We generally don't go looking for hope when all is smooth and going well. If you're sitting with the sting of tragedy, grief, anxiety, or disappointment - chances are you will find something in these reflections that will… Continue reading Finding Hope in Forgiveness

Belonging in Relationship

This month, our writing team members at Into the Deep are reflecting on moments of belonging, or more specifically, moments when we feel like we don't belong. Head over to Becky Eldredge's website to read my reflection. While you're there, check out the new Prayer Resources page and *free* Guided Audio Prayer Library. I hope… Continue reading Belonging in Relationship

The Only Way Through Is Through

Our current series at Into the Deep explores the qualities of Contemplative Leaders. This series is based on an article from Becky Eldredge over at Ignatian Throughout the series, we invite you to consider, “How are you being invited to contemplative leadership?”   This post was a tough one to write. As a writer, I’ve learned to blur… Continue reading The Only Way Through Is Through

My Ignatian Moment: A Change of Heart

Our team of women writers at Into the Deep continue to reflect on the life and spirituality of St. Ignatius of Loyola, as we celebrate 500 years, since the start of Ignatius' spiritual journey! You can find resources for celebrating the Ignatian Year here. Photo by Jamez Picard on Unsplash “Ms. Knobbe, you look the same, but your heart is… Continue reading My Ignatian Moment: A Change of Heart

When The Road Forks: A Difficult Consolation

One of St. Ignatius’s gifts to us is his wisdom about discernment, which all began when he was struck in the leg and severely injured by a cannonball. (Read the whole story from Becky Eldredge!) This month our team of writers at Into the Deep are reflecting on our own "cannonball moments" - times when we have… Continue reading When The Road Forks: A Difficult Consolation

Single Life – Books, Quotes, Articles, and Suggested Bibliography

Photo by Callum Shaw on Unsplash I remember the very first time I contemplated the question, "What if being single is truly my calling in life?" I spent countless hours scouring the internet, and perhaps that's how you stumbled upon this blog post, too! Finding the rare article, book chapter, or a mere sentence that validated the single… Continue reading Single Life – Books, Quotes, Articles, and Suggested Bibliography