Archive for March 31st, 2010
Gevurah is about setting appropriate boundaries, which can only be done through careful discernment. Today, the second day of our journey, we recognize that in order to be effective, the flow of lovingkindness needs shape, focus and containment.
My grandson is visiting tonight, doing an overnight. Though my love for him is boundless, if I didn’t set down some rules and expectations, he wouldn’t already be asleep, after having a healthy dinner and a nice bath. It’s appropriate that today in the counting of the Omer, we apply Gevurah to our Chesed!