Because many of us are feeling extra fragile these days—physically, emotionally and spiritually— The Bell interviewed mindfulness teacher Lisa Varno ’07 about ways in which mindfulness can help us regain some strength and peace of mind.
“Instead of striving to seize control over the chaos that exceeds the boundaries of our control, we are admonished to rather allow ourselves to be seized by the virtue of a transformative hope which does not fail,” writes Nathaniel Quartey ’21
“We do not know what to do, but our eyes on you,” King Jehoshaphat prayed in II Chronicles. “Let this be our prayer in this season,” writes Arley Kangas ’20.
“What would it look like for you to become disciplined with looking at the promises and big picture of God’s plan in your life?” writes Ireland Gibbs ’20.
In our strange new reality of digital worship services, Matthew 18:20 still rings true: “For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them.”