Author: John Kiemele

As a dispersed community named Selah, we intentionally use the word companion.  A companion is one with whom (“com”) I share or break bread (“pan”) with the implication being for the sake of relationship.  I really like that; I connect to that.  As the son...

Dear Companions and friends, If you have attended an event I facilitated, you likely have been invited to share one of my favorite closing blessings: “Let’s stand together in a circle and join hands, left palm up and right palm down.”  The concentration and adjustment of the...

Dear Companions and friends, The early days of 2015 found me lying low…quite low as I battled a nasty microscopic virus (i.e., flu).  Here I was flat on my back with diminished capacities to say the least, remembering never to underestimate the power of a virus. Amazing...