Ep. 62 How do you define spirit and spirituality? The March 16, 2020 headline of the Wall Street Journal reads “Americans Hit Pause Button on Life.” Due to the coronavirus pandemic, America has shutdown its routines and activities: school, work, concerts, sports, worship, and gatherings. We are experiencing an unusual quiet.
In the midst of this unplanned pause, my church happens to be commemorating the 200th anniversary of “The First Vision,” the origin event that resulted in the formation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Today’s podcast discusses how spiritual encounters result most often from moments of quiet and solitude. Is the mandatory “shut-down” an opportunity for us to reboot our lives and to reconnect with spirit?