Sacred Attention: A Spiritual Practice for Finding God in the Moment

Sacred Attention: A Spiritual Practice for Finding God in the Moment

by Margaret D. McGee

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781594734786
Publisher: Turner Publishing Company
Publication date: 08/29/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 144
File size: 828 KB

About the Author

Margaret D. McGee, a writer, teacher, and leader of spiritual workshops and retreats, is author of Sacred Attention: A Spiritual Practice for Finding God in the Moment (SkyLight Paths), and Stumbling Toward God: A Prodigal's Return. Her haiku have been published in journals such as The Heron's Nest, bear creek haiku, and Wisteria. Her website, www.IntheCourtyard.com, hosts a forum to write and share haiku in response to the sacred writings of world religions.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix
Introduction: Slow Down—Pay Attention xi
About the Liturgical Calendar and Sacred Attention xiv
1. Season of Waiting
ADVENT 1
2. Leap of Faith
CHRISTMAS 7
3. To See with New Eyes
EPIPHANY 13
4. Hearty Fish Soup
LENT 21
5. Just Freedom
EASTER 27
6. When the Still, Small Voice Starts Yelling
PENTECOST 37
7. Where Possibilities Burn Bright
ORDINARY TIME 45
8. Bees in the Blackberries
ORDINARY TIME 53
9. Real Live Grizzly Bear Love
ORDINARY TIME 61
10. Lectio Divina Meets Haiku
ORDINARY TIME 69
11. The Newcomer and the Old-Timers
ORDINARY TIME 77
12. By Myself in a Cloud of Witnesses
ORDINARY TIME 87
Afterword: Return 95
Practicing Sacred Attention 97
Suggestions for Further Reading 109

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