Archive for November, 2015

Inviting Thanks into Thanksgiving

Posted on November 23, 2015 at 12:56pm by heatherscherer No Comment

As we are blasted with images of Black Friday shopping from every media source, I invite you to spend this week instead reflecting on why we have this holiday to celebrate. It actually has nothing to do with shopping. What it is about, is remembering that those recent immigrants who were at risk of starvation…

Appetites

Posted on November 10, 2015 at 7:37am by heatherscherer No Comment

I have had a hard week. Several people whom I love have had a crises. It has been an emotionally taxing time and so I had a craving for chocolate chip cookie dough. My appetite yearned for the cookie dough for days and I finally made it and sat with a spoon eating out of…

Longing for Enough

Posted on November 2, 2015 at 9:24am by heatherscherer No Comment

We began a new series this week focusing on the things we long for. I began with looking at the science of Maslow’s hierarchy of needs and Glasser’s understanding of the longings that are genetically coded into our being. Most of us know that we long for the simple basics like food, water, security and…