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Beauty in the Church

5/22/2018
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Krista West recently wrote an article about Beauty in the Church for a priest whose church was starting a building program and they wanted to raise awareness about beauty in the Church.

Duration:00:07:51

Marian’s House

12/27/2017
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Have you ever felt incomplete or unfinished? Krista shares what moving to an old home has taught her about bringing life to completion in Christ.

Duration:00:17:06

Great Unexpectations

6/19/2017
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So what do we do when life hands us something we weren't expecting?

Duration:00:33:31

Parenting without a Paradigm

3/3/2017
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Kh Krista talks about the gifts and struggles of parenting if you haven't grown up with good role models.

Duration:00:22:23

What’s New in the Workshop

1/31/2017
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Kh. Krista catches us up on her various current projects and interests.

Duration:00:20:09

Why Work?

11/7/2016
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In this podcast, Kh. Krista reads Dorothy Sayers's essay "Why Work?" which was written over 70 years ago and yet is highly relevant today.

Duration:00:36:19

Watchful Work: Part Two

6/12/2016
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Kh. Krista shares specific skills and techniques for making your work more watchful.

Duration:00:35:52

Watchful Work: Part One

5/31/2016
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Kh. Krista encourages us to learn to work efficiently and deeply and make every moment count.

Duration:00:18:11

Raising Skillful Children: Part Three

1/30/2016
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Part three focuses on the adolescent years and the launch into early adulthood.

Duration:00:38:07

Raising Skillful Children: Part Two

11/19/2015
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Part two of this series focuses on practical suggestions for ages 8-13.

Duration:00:30:22

Raising Skillful Children: Part One

10/7/2015
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In part one of three of her new series, Kh. Krista explains why raising skillful children is important and then focuses on practical suggestions for ages birth through 7.

Duration:00:32:08

It’s All In Your Head: Part Two

4/1/2015
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Kh. Krista continues her musings on social media and its limitations.

Duration:00:18:15

It’s All In Your Head: Part One

3/9/2015
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Kh. Krista muses on social media and its limitations.

Duration:00:20:40

40 Days of Black

12/4/2014
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Kh. Krista discusses her complicated relationship with her late father, which became less so as she helped him negotiate the end of his life.

Duration:00:18:09

Slow Vestments

4/28/2014
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Kh. Krista turns her thoughts to the fast fashion industry and what its implications are for our vestment tradition.

Duration:00:24:29

Ten Things I Love About Teenagers

10/8/2013
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Kh. Krista muses on the things she loves about teenagers.

Duration:00:18:51

What’s Wrong with Venice?

3/27/2013
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On a recent research trip overseas, Kh. Krista visited San Marcos in Venice, Italy, a church adorned with looted Byzantine art and iconography. In doing so, she was really hit by the magnitude of the loss of Constantinople, which prompted a reflection on beauty and the sublime.

Duration:00:21:44

Real Stuff

7/30/2012
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In a world of the unreal, Kh. Krista meditates on the "real" stuff of the Church.

Duration:00:48:02

Today is Not the Day

1/28/2012
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Work got you down? Take a few minutes to hear how work can refresh you.

Duration:00:11:52

The Happy Prince

12/20/2011
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As a Christmas gift to her listeners, Kh. Krista reads The Happy Prince by Oscar Wilde.

Duration:00:18:46