As we resume connection, our fears ease and contemplation becomes possible, a priest and a psychologist write.
A practice to promote well-being offers the possibility of joy despite brokenness, writes the director of the Thriving Congregations Coordination Program at Leadership Education at Duke Divinity.
A supportive space for pastors where they don’t have to explain their work can be key in preventing isolation in ministry.
Kate Bowler and Jessica Richie: Good enough can be a gracious plenty in the face of impossible expectations
In their new book of devotions, Kate Bowler and Jessica Richie of the Everything Happens Initiative offer brief reflections, resonant prayers and actionable next steps for those who want off the path of relentless individual perfectionism.
Like many essential workers, pastors are pushed to work very hard for very little. It’s no surprise that so many of us are tired.
A walk by a stream prompts a writer and spiritual director to wonder: Could a fresh understanding of joy help restore us?