What's New?

07 Sep 2016

Psalms in Nature

The beauty of God’s creation draws us to delight in God’s goodness and his loving presence in the moment.  And the prayers of the Psalmist gives voice and shape to

Spiritual Life Development 0
01 Sep 2016

In need of a new read?

The Spiritual Life Development team has some recommendations. The Common People’s Gospel by Gunpei Yamamuro Review by Major Young Kim Gunpei Yamamuro (1872–1940) was the first Japanese Salvation Army commissioner.

Communications 0
01 Sep 2016

Read along with us!

What the SLD team is reading now Lt. Colonel Pat LaBossiere is reading Invitation to a Journey: A Road Map for Spiritual Formation by M. Robert Mullholland  A Holy Longing, by Roland

Communications 0
30 Aug 2016

Lectio Divina Part 4: Psalm 37:3-7

For more in this series and on Lectio Divina, click here. New International Version (NIV) Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All rights

Spiritual Life Development 0
25 Aug 2016

Isn’t it amazing?

I took a walk with my 4-year old grandson, Micah, the other day. It was a nature hike of sorts. We spent our time identifying and describing all the flora

Spiritual Life Development 0
23 Aug 2016

Lectio Divina Part 3: Ephesians 3:16-20

For more in this series and on Lectio Divina, click here. New International Version (NIV) Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All rights

Spiritual Life Development 0

From the Blog

05 Apr 2016

My Journey – Joanna Polarek

  The air is crisp, windy, and the sky threatens to open. I go anyway. “God, open my ears, eyes and heart to you.” I begin to walk…and see a

Spiritual Life Development 0
04 Apr 2016

FIRST: Solitude

Spending time alone with God at first seemed like a foreign concept to me. In my youth I had always held the idea that we sort of ‘visited’ God in

Spiritual Life Development 0
31 Mar 2016

One Turn At a Time

It was another sunny winter day, a gift directly from the hand of the generous God. The temperature was 6 degrees at the base and -15 at the top of

Spiritual Life Development 0
28 Mar 2016

FIRST: Worship

I suppose it all began for me when I read Richard Foster’s classic book ‘The Celebration of Discipline’ where in the final chapter he flips it around and urges ‘the

Spiritual Life Development 0
22 Mar 2016

Submission

THAT word which evokes negative feelings in many people – submission. To submit is “to give over or yield to the power or authority of another.” It was a week

Spiritual Life Development 0
21 Mar 2016

FIRST: Journaling Scripture

On a slow quiet Saturday, my husband had graciously prepared and brought me breakfast in bed. He opened the curtains, which allowed me to take in God’s nature. After I

Spiritual Life Development 0
SHARE

Spiritual Life Development