What We Can Learn from Swamps – Stagnation, Entrenchment and Spiritual Renewal

May 19th, 2017

Our world seems to be mired in anxiety and fear, and civic discourse has degenerated to accusations, outright lies and rhetoric. While we hear calls to “drain the swamp,” any common understanding of what that means, and a willing consensus required to achieve it, seems to eludes us. Perhaps we are looking at the situation from too narrow a perspective. It is not just our politicians that are lost in the marsh.  It is our spiritual life, too.

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