“Did you notice the strength of the wall on the North side of the dam?” said the beaver. “Yes dear, very nice, did you notice the perfect underwater entrance and the angle into our home?” said Mrs. Beaver. “Oh yes, Bea, very nice indeed!”, did you notice……
Engaging in spiritual friendships, pastoral care, or spiritual direction can be very helpful in allowing others to see our ‘loves’, like the beavers, who love the work of their hands (paws). These loves can be dams toward our growth and development into the way of Christ. Often these dams are the work of our own hands as well.
Spending time in reflection and spiritual conversation can help us to navigate over or around these obstacles to our growing faith.
Soulgardener is one tributary to help one grow in their walk with Christ. Spiritual direction, listening, guidance, and mentoring are offered to help one to give attention to their spiritual life.