Continuing in the breath, wind, and fire of Pentecost here is the meditation of one of my favorite bishops. Brian Prior is the Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Minnesota. You’ll want to read the whole post, of course, but here is how it starts:
It is illusive…but ever present.
Many expect to experience it only as a lighting bolt while missing the still small voice. There are those who believe it is always manifested in a radical, almost “other- worldly” way, while the ‘everyday-ness’ goes unnoticed. Others have no expectations while the truly miraculous goes unacknowledged. Some assume that it is brought forth by their own volition all the while it is unquestionably a gift.
Yet once you have had a moment, an experience, an awareness or an openness to its movement in your life…
Keep reading on the Bishop’s Blog.