Gorc Meets the El Camino Pilgrimage | Photo Gallery

The Camino pilgrimage took a group of fifteen strangers through the countryside of northern Spain from Sarria to Santiago de Compostela. The 100+ kilometer journey was one set with intention, regular reflection and the change to step out of the daily routine and be on God's time with thousands of other pilgrims from around the … Continue reading Gorc Meets the El Camino Pilgrimage | Photo Gallery

The power of prayer

Do you believe in God? Do you "know" how to pray? Do you feel a purpose and a power behind everything that happens and everyone you meet? Don't feel like if you answered "no" to any of these that you are a horrible human being, are going to be chastised by me, or worst of … Continue reading The power of prayer

Working for justice

I spent this past weekend in Washington, D.C. at the Ignatian Family Teach-In, a conference for Jesuit colleges, universities, and high schools.  It was an amazing time to reunite with old friends and have the conversations that have bonded us into a family – how we have been doing and where we hope to be … Continue reading Working for justice

ignite your passion and set your dreams on fire

After much procrastination, anxiety and indecisiveness I have found myself working on my Masters degree in nonprofit management.  I knew it was something I had a passion for, but I never quite knew if it was the path I was destined to journey. After a night class spent on the aspects of giving and development, … Continue reading ignite your passion and set your dreams on fire

Fall in Love, Stay in Love and It Will Decide Everything

Well, the time has come. This will be my last “Gorc Meets World” column in The Griffin newspaper, a place I have called home for four years. This column has been a surprising blessing for me. A blessing that has not only helped me with my own self-reflection, but one that has allowed me to … Continue reading Fall in Love, Stay in Love and It Will Decide Everything