Junk Mail Journal
"Is Jesus in the middle of the JUNK of our days? That was a question that came up over three years ago in a Bible Class I (Connie Denninger) was leading in the parish. What would an experiment look like that tracked the everyday mundane STUFF that fills our mailbox each and every day? Could this be a process that helps us to learn how to discern and SEE GOD EVERYDAY? How do we become better LISTENERS to our Heavenly Father in our prayers each day? So…. I began to see if there were words of ENCOURAGEMENT and GRACE that unfold in a glance in the pages of unsolicited paper or mailing that comes into my house every day.
A glance at words that blessed my days in the past three years…..
I used small spiral little notebooks from Staples- they were $1.99 each when I first purchased them. All the journals were different. God had a unique message to be found by each person. He is totally capable of taking unused and wanted material and adapting it to bring HOPE.
The little journal is full. The experiment is finished. But, I will get another tiny book and begin looking with Expectation AGAIN- for words that uplift in my everyday drama. "
Have any of you kept a junk mail journal?
written by Connie Denninger