• Faith and Life

    Acedia and Intentionality

    I was supposed to have been writing something yesterday. It was going to take a little time and a bit of thought, with planning beforehand and editing afterward. It all sounded so simple. What was far more simple, was the procrastination with which I approached the task at hand. Suddenly, a variety of other things filled my mind and vied for my attention and time. Some of them succeeded. In the end, my writing was done and sent onward to it’s final destination. Looking at my spiritual life, I see some similarities. Casting my eye toward the bookcase here in the study, I see a growing pile of some of…