...OK, let’s do a via negativa exercise: getting at a definition by looking at what spiritual direction is not.
Directee: I’m having a hard time praying. I’ve only prayed twice this month.Directee: I’m having a hard time praying.
Not a Spiritual Director: Yeah, me too. I’m kind of wrapped up in election coverage right now. Whaddya think about the veep specs?
Not a Spiritual Director: Geez. Why is saying a Hail Mary so hard already? It’s 51 short words. Come on, get on your knees, I’m dragging out the rosaries....
The rest of my latest entry on the "humor meets education" group blog: here.