Holding onto Hope Every Day
The virtue of hope
I love this thought about hope from Richard Rohr, “The theological virtue of hope is the patient and trustful willingness to live without closure, without resolution, and still be content and even happy because our Satisfaction is now at another level, and our Source is beyond ourselves.”
Choices to be "OK"
But, my, my, my! What a challenge it is, right?! Finding the heart space to be willing to live without closure, without resolution is where I am this moment, to be honest. But I'm putting on my 'Big Girl Panties" and making tiny, incremental choices to be "OK" in the great big grayness of the "Unresolved". I'm breathing deeply. I'm taking baby steps. I'm moving toward stillness. I'm holding onto hope even here, in the rubble of brokenness called 'Life"..