Welcome. Life is a sacred journey, but it doesn’t always feel that way. We can easily get lost in our daily demands and become disconnected from our spirit and source of inspiration. If you’re longing to connect more deeply with your Sacred self, and the Love that is at the core of your being, you’re in the right place. My work is about sharing the journey together, so that we can see the Divine nature shining through all of life, even in the difficult and ordinary moments.

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How Do We Grow In Love?

Wednesday Wisdom: Growing in Love. Love is powerful, and it is a healing force in our lives. As Saint Theresa of Calcutta teaches us: Do not think that love, in order to be genuine, has to extraordinary. What we need is to love without getting tired. When my mother was alive and elderly, we would spend […]

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Opening the Heart.

Wednesday Wisdom: Opening the Heart This past weekend, my husband and I traveled to Palm Springs for my mother’s memorial mass. It was a goodbye to so many things–to the house where we shared so many meals, conversations and memories with my mother and father and family for almost thirty years. It was a goodbye […]

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Sharing Our Journey of Loss and Love

Wednesday Wisdom: Sharing Our Journey of Loss and Love. This past Sunday, St. Ignatius Parish had a beautiful “Mass of Remembrance.” As I entered the church, my heart felt tender. This year, I would be remembering my mother, who had died a few weeks ago. I immediately went to the communal altar, and placed my […]

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Sharing our Human Experience

Wednesday Wisdom: Sharing Our Human Experience. I have been sharing the news of my mother’s recent death with many people–extended family, friends, colleagues, people at church, as well as my yoga teacher, my spiritual director, and women in the locker room at the pool that I’ve known for years. There is such a community feeling […]

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Wednesday Wisdom: Be Comforted

Blessed are those who mourn: for they will be comforted   Sunday evening my mother died. She was elderly, and in many ways this was expected at some point soon, but the series of events in the last month were dramatic, and her death felt sudden. I pulled out some vignettes from my book Comfort & Joy: […]

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Living Mercy

Wednesday Wisdom: Living Mercy. In Hebrew, the word for mercy is hesed, which has many more nuances than it does in English. It can be translated as tender love, loving kindness, steadfast love, and loving compassion. Lately, I’ve been feeling so much grief over my elderly mother now being in a wheelchair, and moving into assisted living after falling in her […]

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Advent Day of Prayer
Friday, December 9, 2016
10:00-3:00 pm.

Mercy Center: Burlingame, CA

St. Gregory Women’s Annual Retreat: Comfort & Joy: Simple Ways to Care for Ourselves & Others
Saturday & Sunday, January 14 & 15, 2017
Time: 8:00am-1:00pm
Vallombrosa Retreat Center, Menlo Park, CA

The Transformative Power of Surrender
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
10:00-3:00 pm.

School of Applied Theology: Oakland, CA

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