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eyes wide with wonder

“Your eyes are windows into your body. If you open your eyes wide with wonder, your body fills up with light.” ~Matthew 6:22 (The Message)



agape x 2

pondering agápē and agāp(e); the first a noun meaning selfless love, the second an adjective meaning ‘with mouth wide open as in wonder’

“Divine potentiality–beautiful, fathomless, endlessly creative–projects itself into form in order to realize fully the depths of divine love… The act of loving brings hidden potential to full expression, and the more intimate and costly the self-giving, the more precious the quality of love revealed.” ~Cynthia Bourgeault, The Wisdom Jesus


wonder pings

“Trust is built in the smallest of moments.” ~Pastor Sarah Ciavarri

At the Greater Milwaukee Synod Theological Conference, Pastor Sarah facilitated the Daring Way, a program based on Brené Brown’s work on vulnerability.

Sarah talked about the nudges we experience to help someone, calling them “wonder pings.” Such pings often lead us to moments of connection.