Way Back Then

When I wanted
To get it all right
I indulged in
A tediously…
April 11, 2019/by Amanda Motz

Lord, Teach Us to Pray

As I write this, it is snowing, sufficient to give a context…
April 9, 2019/by Amanda Motz

St. Margaret, Queen of the Scots

I have recently returned from a trip to Ireland and Scotland.…
April 4, 2019/by Amanda Motz

The Hardest Thing to Do

Have you ever thought to yourself, “This is the hardest thing…
April 2, 2019/by Amanda Motz


A little over three weeks ago, many heard these words: “Remember,…
March 28, 2019/by Amanda Motz

Adult Coloring

When I first heard of “adult coloring,” I was intrigued because…
March 26, 2019/by Amanda Motz

A Touch of Spring

At this point when our calendars mark the spring equinox, the…
March 21, 2019/by Amanda Motz

The LIGHT of God’s Presence

Recently I read a commentary on how we can find God in our ordinary…
March 19, 2019/by Amanda Motz

The Final Judgment

Matthew 25:31-36 - The Final Judgment

This passage has always…
March 14, 2019/by Amanda Motz

The Indigenous Peoples Have It Right

The indigenous peoples have it right! Mother Earth has existed…
March 12, 2019/by Amanda Motz

St. Luke, My Superhero

The Gospel of Luke has never resonated with me as have Matthew,…
March 7, 2019/by Amanda Motz

Welcome, Lent!

As we move through the season of Lent, it’s interesting to…
March 6, 2019/by Amanda Motz

Accountability to Prayer

A question recently posed to a group of people gathered for a…
March 5, 2019/by Amanda Motz

Angels at the Gas Station

What do a gas station and the angel Gabriel have in common?

February 28, 2019/by Amanda Motz

Mourning the Loss of Mary Oliver

Who will ask us such pertinent and potent questions as “Tell…
February 26, 2019/by Amanda Motz

Small Bursts of Flame

Sometimes I actually remember. Sometimes when I’m looking into…
February 19, 2019/by Amanda Motz