J. Marshall Jenkins

Author, Therapist, Spiritual Director

Saints at Work

Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth (Matthew 5:5). The meek live their faith in loving obedience to God even when it defies common sense. Conventional wisdom compartmentalizes life and tries to leave God at home when we go to work.  But God refuses domestication.  The meek understand that and always walk […]

Humble Gratitude

On fine tuning your gratitude.

Meek Beauty

Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth (Matthew 5:5). Pretty faces are a dime a dozen, while beauty is rare.  Her meekness makes her beautiful. Yes, her soft blue eyes, milky complexion, and delicately angular face will make any man look twice.  Then again, her modesty and preference to listen rather than […]