For me, the run up to Easter is a very emotional time for reasons I don’t fully understand. This year, I am unsettled by the turbulent conditions on planet Earth, my personal vulnerability and observations about the fragility of the human race.
All this co-exists with the unfolding miracle of spring and evokes inner questions: Why am I here? What is the higher purpose of life on Earth? How can I respond to external events and play my part in serving the common good, realising at the same time that I am not in control of the situation nor ever can be?
Of course, I don’t have answers to these questions, but I have found that if I try to