The title of this blog is taken from Nancy Victorin-Vangerud’s book The Raging Hearth: Spirit in the Household of God (Chalice, 2000). She writes (p198)
God’s Spirit inhabits the realm of sparks where the groans for life and freedom first arise.
My aim in writing these pieces is to join God’s Spirit in the ever fertile realm of sparks – human experience – where life, freedom, justice and hope relentlessly arise. I hope each of these pieces will fan the flame….