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

Sharing in Sacraments

Sacraments.  You may hear the word and automatically think of Baptisms and First Communions, but there are some other types of sacraments that we far too often overlook.  Believe it or not, if we don't pay attention we may just bypass sacraments multiple times a day! I'm talking about "Small S Sacraments" or those occurrences, … Continue reading Sharing in Sacraments

No More Deserted Islands

community [kuh-myoo-ni-tee] noun a social, religious, occupational, or other group sharing common characteristics or interests and perceived or perceiving itself as distinct in some respect from the larger society it exists within We are social creatures.  We live to be with people.  We live for conversation, support, and camaraderie, all of which are possible because of community. I witnessed this weekend after leading a Kairos retreat, just how important community is in our lives.  But I feel like our concept, our … Continue reading No More Deserted Islands