Simple Compassion seminar

By |2010-01-20T14:16:18-06:00January 20th, 2010|

UPDATE: Here's a link to on-line registration for the Simple Compassion seminar, which will be held Saturday, Feb. 20, 2010, at Breakthrough Urban Ministries in Chicago. click here to go right to the registration page. [...]

On-line book club

By |2018-03-02T19:01:59-06:00January 14th, 2010|

She was just a scared teenager, conscripted as a concubine for the king. But she changed history. What happened? A challenge from a spiritual mentor led her to fast and pray. This week, our on-line [...]

The Simple Compassion Challenge

By |2018-03-02T19:02:06-06:00January 9th, 2010|

This month, we're asking readers to perform one act of Simple compassion each week, and to tell us about it. You can watch my YouTube video explaining the challenge here. Each week, you pray, asking [...]

Simple Compassion blog tour begins!

By |2010-01-04T07:35:40-06:00January 4th, 2010|

If you have a small group that is looking for a new book to read together in 2010, I'd like to humbly suggest you read Simple Compassion together. But don't take my word for it. [...]

Virtual book club

By |2018-03-02T19:02:12-06:00January 1st, 2010|

A few readers have written to me, asking about tips for reading my new book Simple Compassion with a group or book club. I really designed this book to be experienced in community, so I’m [...]

Blog tour starts soon!

By |2018-03-02T19:02:16-06:00December 29th, 2009|

If you have a blog, I'd love to come "visit" it next week during our blog tour for Simple Compassion. To participate, just leave a comment here or get in touch via my website. Let [...]

What can I do?

By |2018-03-02T19:02:22-06:00December 10th, 2009|

It's 2 degrees here, with howling winds that drive the windchill well below zero. I am inconvenienced by such weather--car doors freeze shut, roads are a bit slick. But I slept in a warm bed. [...]

Radio listeners could win a book!

By |2018-03-02T19:02:28-06:00November 25th, 2009|

Those of you who heard me on Midday Connection yesterday (Moody Radio) and wrote in asking about the free books:  you've been entered in our drawing to win a copy of Simple Compassion. I always [...]

Giving thanks

By |2009-11-23T16:28:40-06:00November 23rd, 2009|

Are you feeling thankful yet? Or just busy? I'm juggling work, deadlines, and planning dinner for 12 people (five of whom are new to the country, strangers to us, and may not speak much English). I'm [...]

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