Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Spiritual Rhythms of Life for Today

To not be resigned to death in the midst of chaos and uncertainty is a challenge and a destiny. Fighting against addiction and abuse - the injustice of tolerance – takes hard work and deep commitment. As life frays from the center to the edges and back, death frequently looms large on the horizon of existence. Its rhetorical flourishes seek to persuade and convince that this is the final space. Being submerged into escapes from such closure only enslaves and leads to false release. Yet life, worn as it may be, is an ever present battle worth taking up necessary measures to defend and embrace.