Author Archives: Sally C

About Sally C

How do I describe myself, I am not what I do, (I am a Methodist Minister), I am not who I am related to (I have 5 wonderful children, and 2 lovely granddaughters). I am a seeker truth, a partaker of life in all it's fullness and a follower, sometimes stumbling, sometimes celebrating of the Christian pathway. I seek wholeness, joy and a connectedness to all things through a deep reconciliation with the God whose love blows my socks off!

Potential…

Imago Dei, Image of God, in me? The words do not trip lightly from my tongue, and do they describe what is within? Are there divine fingerprints upon my heart, is there holy DNA within my soul calling me beyond … Continue reading

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on speaking….

when I speak today may my words be rooted in love, may they come from a still place where peace is found, may they be laced with grace, inspired by the desire to communicate wisdom… + when I speak today … Continue reading

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on vulnerability…

I am pondering the power of vulnerability, the power of the words I am sorry, and the freedom found in the choice not to defend a stance but to be open enough to another or others, in a way that … Continue reading

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Open; a prayer

In my humanity I strain, I struggle for significance, place and purpose, I need to be right, in the right, and so I seek in you humility, humility, and an open vulnerability that is freely able to be wrong, open … Continue reading

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Speaking out…. ( pondering Christians at Pride)

Dear Friends, in many ways I don’t know who I am addressing this letter to, it is not a protest, nor is it a plea, in many ways it is a simple cry from the heart, a cry for love, … Continue reading

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Into mystery….

How do I believe,  no, how do I name you, in these days when Father, Son and Spirit seem inadequate at best, I find I can no longer contain you to a binary, patriarchal world-view where control, not freedom, is … Continue reading

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How Long? ( a lament)

Eternal One, hear our prayer, hear our complaint, receive our broken, bruised, yet again wounded hearts, our battered souls, our rejected bodies, hear our frustration, our anger, our pain, and the tears and the groans that will not stop! why … Continue reading

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