Friday, November 19, 2010

Friday Five: Unexpected Thanks

Name five things that were unexpected in your life that you are now grateful for:

1. The opportunity to go to seminary in my 50s,  and to complete the journey despite previously unimaginable obstacles ~

2. My retreat at Wernersville last month ~

3. The tremendous privilege of sharing the faith experiences of others as a spiritual director ~

4. My own spiritual directors, who have offered countless hours of presence, correspondence, support, encouragement, and hope through our nightmare of loss ~

5.  My three beautiful children, who have been the best part of my life ~ no matter what.


  1. I really do want to find out more about spiritual direction.

  2. SO, do you live anywhere near Oshkosh?

  3. I treasured that "no matter what" in connection with your three children. Robin, you are such a blessing.

  4. here is one for me to think about