|Posted by PHohmann on July 2, 2014 at 9:00 PM||comments (214)|
"Mystic" is a Catholic word that goes back many centuries. Catholic mystics had a deep, intimate relationship with God that seemed "mystical" to others. They practiced contemplative prayer, which is a prayer done in silence. The basis of contemplation is Christ within. John 14:23 says, "If anyone loves me, he will obey my teaching. My Father will love him, and we will come to him and make our home with him.” By faith, I descend into my heart and there behold Go...Read Full Post »
|Posted by PHohmann on June 23, 2014 at 7:35 PM||comments (22)|
I retired in August, 2013. I then worked part-time for Prince William County Parks and Recreation, teaching the Science in the Park Program to elementary school classes. On weekends I taught adults how to kayak and stand up paddleboard. I also directed paddling camps for children during the summer.
Before retiring, I was a full-time pastor for Mechanicsville Christian Center near Richmond, VA. There I was a children's pastor and had respo...Read Full Post »