Tag: faith

CS Lewis Doodles

CS Lewis Doodles

For those of you embarking on a spiritual journey for Lent, I want to suggest a delightful YouTube channel you might enjoy, particularly if you appreciate the works of C.S. Lewis. I have no idea who’s behind the channel or what prompted this person to […]

Signs of Life Day Seven

Signs of Life Day Seven

I had final interviews this afternoon for the piece I’m writing about death according to five major religions. I know what you’re thinking — JENNIE, You said Signs of LIFE, not Laments of DEATH. Please stop.  I hear you, I do. But it’s all connected, and […]

An escape to the mountains and a new blog series

An escape to the mountains and a new blog series

Part of my freelance work involves contributing to an online outdoor magazine. I get do to what I already love, snap a few photos, and get paid for it. I welcomed this month’s assignment with open arms because I haven’t craved solitude this badly in months. […]

One foot at home, one foot in the Abbey

One foot at home, one foot in the Abbey

It has been terrifically challenging to fold back into day-to-day life after three days at the Abbey. I know – the math of that statement doesn’t make sense. Three whole days versus my entire life? Nonsensical. And yet, that’s how I feel. Each day has […]

Diary of a Retreatant: The Last Hours

Diary of a Retreatant: The Last Hours

*This is the sixth and final post about my experience at the Abbey of Gethsemani in Trappist, Kentucky, on July 22-24. Links to the previous five posts are below. Diary of a Retreatant: Showing Up Diary of a Retreatant: Hike to the Statues Diary of a […]

Diary of a Retreatant: The Horses

Diary of a Retreatant: The Horses

*This is the fifth post about my experience at the Abbey of Gethsemani in Trappist, Kentucky, on July 22-24. Links to the first four posts are below. Diary of a Retreatant: Showing Up Diary of a Retreatant: Hike to the Statues Diary of a Retreatant: […]


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