Jun 2, 2022
In the wake of the shootings that are happening around the country, and in particular in Texas and Oklahoma most recently, it is easy to feel overwhelmed, depressed, and helpless in the face of all the conditions that have led the shooters to the point they reached in which mass slaughter feels like a way for them to express their pain and go out of this world. At times like these, we need reasons to hope--hope that things can and will change and that love and goodness will ultimately triumph. But even more needed than these "outcome" oriented sorts of hopes, is learning to uncover within us a much deeper source of hope within which we naturally swim but so often fail to notice and connect with.
With this in mind, LDF host Dan Wotherspoon
called upon his friend who has taken a wonderful faith journey for
most of her life, Janaki LeFills, to talk about
Hope at this profound level. In the conversation, both Janaki and
Dan share their own experiences and insights regarding the nature
of Hope, and Janaki also brings in some of the work of Cynthia
Bourgeault as a third voice in the discussion.
May everyone find hope during these trying times, and we encourage you to give this episode a listen.