Conversations 3.1: Welcoming God Each Time
In this 2005 article, spiritual director extraordinaire Jan Johnson helps us learn to meditate on the goodness of God as witnessed in scripture. Jan’s longtime collaboration with Dallas Willard is evident in such books as Renovation of the Heart in Daily Practice.
The products of meditation (hearing God and transformation into Christlikeness) are not precise and are, therefore, difﬁcult to grade ourselves on. Simply letting the Scripture text speak is not quick. It involves waiting, an honored activity in Scripture, but
shunned by us productive moderns.