Category Archives: Hope

Learning from Fear by Rev. Jolene Bergstrom-Carlson

This post is written by Rev. Jolene Bergstrom-Carlson the Executive Director/President of Ministry Mentors. This advent meditation deeply moved me and expressed so well what it is in my heart. It is a word for our times. Hope you will … Continue reading

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Gazing into the Mirror of our own Soul

Lent is a time of introspection, a time for gazing into the mirror of our own soul. It isn’t comfortable, but it is necessary. When we gaze into the mirror in Lent, we do so to see ourselves as we … Continue reading

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Remember to Whom You Belong

One of the most life-giving statements ever said to me is “Remember to Whom You Belong.” It was said to me during one of the lowest points in my life. I felt broken with little sense of hope. My life … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Reflection

Thanksgiving has always been one of my favorite holidays. When the kids were little we would create a Thanksgiving tree. Each day of November we would fill it with handmade leaves of things for which we were grateful. Then on … Continue reading

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