Ken Claar (Idaho)
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Why do you worry about clothing? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they neither toil nor spin, yet . . . even Solomon in all his glory was not clothed like one of these. - Matthew 6:28-29 (NRSV)
When we visited Ajo, Arizona, we went on a tour of the desert south of the city. There we spotted the Ajo lily, or desert lily. It has a beautiful flower, like a smaller version of the Easter lily. It only grows in the deserts of the American Southwest and...
"When I became a parent, I struggled to find God within the chaotic world where I now lived. I was used to contemplative prayer, to silence and service and listening for God’s still, small voice in quiet, hidden spaces. Suddenly none of my life felt quiet or hidden – it was all loud, messy, and exposed." Discover more.