Why do we continue to create tools and entertainments that remove us from the availing blessings of our planet, the stars, the universe?
Is it a retreat?
Or are we somehow uniquely endowed with the drive and ability to extricate ourself from all that surrounds us for reasons not yet fully revealed to us?
The cave affords shelter and we collapse deeper inside it?
John Denver went to the mountains and was changed.
“Now he walks in quiet solitude the forest and the streams seeking grace in every step he takes. His sight has turned inside himself to try and understand the serenity of a clear blue mountain lake”
“You can talk to God and listen to the casual reply.”
God need not enter your life with a boom.
Is that what you need right now?