Seeking Wisdom BONUS

Seeking Wisdom BONUS

In this bonus episode, Lauren and Jon talk about the Holy Wisdom icon, an illustration from the Stammheim Missal (12th C.) that we used to end each episode in the series. We reflect on the individual figures in the icon, as well as some personal meaning that the art...
Images

Images

How do images lead us to wisdom? What images have influenced your spiritual life? We will discuss these and other questions as we continue our series “Seeking Wisdom.” We’ve already taken a look at the wisdom of King Solomon and considered that his...
Senses

Senses

How do our senses lead us to wisdom? Or can they? Which of your senses do you associate with wisdom? We will discuss these and other questions as we continue our series “Seeking Wisdom.” We’ve already taken a look at the wisdom of King Solomon and...
The Reunion

The Reunion

Are emotions a barrier or gateway to wisdom? What breaks our hearts open to love, compassion and mercy? We will discuss these and other questions as we continue our series “Seeking Wisdom.” We’ve already taken a look at the wisdom of King Solomon and...
Discontent or Hope

Discontent or Hope

In this final video of the Lent 2021 Series from Listening for Clues, Lauren and Jon discuss what it could mean to fast from discontent, and to feast on hope. We invite you to look at the sources of discontent in our communities, and within yourself, and then to look...
Scarcity or Generosity

Scarcity or Generosity

As we approach the end of Lent, Lauren and Jon invite you to consider letting go (fasting from) of unhealthy attachments to wealth, power and position…and embracing (or feasting on) being generous to others. We take a look at the familiar parable of the Rich...
Fear or Trust

Fear or Trust

Join Lauren and Jon as we continue our journey through Lent in 2021. Each week we discuss a thought, attitude or behavior from which we can “fast,” or let go…and its corollary thought, attitude or behavior that we can embrace instead. This episode...
Bitterness and Forgiveness

Bitterness and Forgiveness

Lauren and Jon continue our conversation this Lent, today discussing the challenges of “fasting from” bitterness, and “feasting on” forgiveness. We ask why it is so natural and easy to remain angry, embittered and out of relationship…and...
Judging…or Seeing Christ in Others

Judging…or Seeing Christ in Others

In our continuing Lenten series, today we invite you to consider fasting from judging others, and feasting on seeing the Christ in them. This requires us to overlook the superficial details of what seems to separate us one from another, and to celebrate what we have...