Guest Blogger Sarah Raymond: Into the Wilderness

“You have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition.” –       unknown Comfort, until about two months ago, was the dry Colorado air. Comfort was knowing that the mountains are to the west. Comfort was school, papers, and my college campus. The wilderness, in contrast, is strange and … More Guest Blogger Sarah Raymond: Into the Wilderness

Hellos and Goodbyes

Since I last posted, the Sycamore House Corps Members arrived in Harrisburg, PA; moved into the Sycamore House; learned, bonded, and served during a week of orientation; greeted the Cathedral family; began work at their site placements; attended a Senators baseball game; and hosted a used book sale during the 100th Kipona Festival along Front … More Hellos and Goodbyes

A New Beginning

It is hot and humid here today. The radio station I listened to this morning said it is 95 degrees outside, but the humidity feels like triple digits. I spent a portion of the afternoon over in Sycamore House kitchen, scrubbing the tiled walls and cleaning behind the refrigerator. My two hours in the house … More A New Beginning

The Helpers

“When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, ‘Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.’ To this day, especially in times of ‘disaster,’ I remember my mother’s words and I am always comforted by realizing that there are … More The Helpers

Lenten Practices

With about three weeks left in Lent, you may be feeling worn down. You’ve broken your Lenten practice and you’re just looking forward to the abundance Easter brings. Easter will be here soon, but in the meantime, we still have three weeks of reflection and prayer. Here are some Lenten practices written by Sheana to … More Lenten Practices