The story of traditional wayfinders, the stories of Hebrew faith, remind us that today we orient ourselves as humans have always done. Just as the Oceanic people are trying to reclaim a traditional practice for their own cultural and spiritual survival, our time and age compels us to remember and reclaim something that’s been part of our journey for generations.
Living in the presence of the night sky places us in ‘close proximity to the big questions.”
God speaks, God separates. We begin to see that the creative activity of God has to do with separating and setting boundaries.
It’s never easy returning to our commitment to love, when fear and hate are so strong!
They (the mountain edges) are like a magnet – for our fears and our bravery, our wondering and struggle with limitations. Each and every precipice is an invitation, as the poet says, to the constant call to trust.