A deep bow of gratitude to everyone who participated in this year's Give Me a Word! We had almost 700 responses and it was so inspiring to read through the submissions.
It is time for our prize drawing (although you are free to keep sharing your word for 2014 here)! I will include the name and the word below, just in case there are two people with the same name.
Winners of a signed copy of Eyes of the Heart: Photography as Christian Contemplative Practice:
- Maribeth Clancy (Adventure), Meheret Fikre-Sellasie (Relationship), James McDonald (Present), Marie LoParco (At Home)
Winners of a copy of Naked and You Clothed Me: Homilies and Reflections for Cycle A with two reflections by Christine, plus also Richard Rohr, Rob Bell, Jan Richardson, Fr. James Martin, SJ, and many more:
- Alexander Gilchrist (Hospitality), Jane Aikman (Softly), Sarah Shellow (Reveal), Dyck Dewid (Invitation)
Winners of one self-study online classes from the following: Creative Flourishing in the Heart of the Desert: A Self-Study Online Retreat with St. Hildegard of Bingen, Soul of a Pilgrim: An Online Art Retreat, Seasons of the Soul, Lectio Divina: The Sacred Art of Reading the World, or Eyes of the Heart: Photography as a Contemplative Practice.
- Lisa Gidlow Moriarty (Listen), Bob Walk (Roots), Sally Brower (Amma), Tom Harig (Expectation)
Congratulations to all of the winners. Email me to claim your prizes! I need mailing addresses for the books and class choice for the self-study winners. You are also welcome to give your prize to a friend instead if you prefer.