About Chris Manion

The parable of the talents drives Chris Manion to keep sharing what God has offered her. If you heard her honky laugh, you might have a hard time believing a deep well of Christ’s peace resides within her. God’s joy is contagious and easy to join when Chris’ poetic side shows itself in her memoir God’s Patient Pursuit of My Soul, as well as when she speaks of how she learned to trust God. Visit her website for more info.

Touched by a Holy Man

Touched by a Holy Man

I dreaded the day of his burial and yet, I wanted it. It didn’t feel real—his death—until his body was placed in the ground. Grief sneaks up on you. You may already know this. It plays inside you like a song or piece of music you can’t seem to get out of your mind. You […]

A Date with God

A Date with God

Dates are on my mind. Quite a few of them. At this time of year, attitudes around dates make significant differences. Today is my father’s birthday. He was called home to our Lord eight years ago. I tell myself I should celebrate the date of his passing instead, August 28th, as his new birthday to […]