Pondering and prayer:
Today and all this week we celebrate the joy of diversity!
So much of our time is spent striving, working, trying to make a place within our control. It is not a pointless struggle; we can bring hope and encouragement by what we do and say. (Although my attempts at brushing my hair before I started this morning appear to have been quite useless, and thatContinue reading “I’VE GOT THE POWER!…. 9/26/2021 …. Sunday …… Home Communion …”
We do not have to move through our lives without power or feeling hopeless. The Holy Power is a gift to call upon.
What words still resonate in your body? Were you told you were precious, precocious, picky, or a pest? Were you told you were a beauty or a brat? So smart or so stupid? Growing and learning or incapable and doomed to be a failure? Those words have power. What words do you find yourself using?Continue reading “I STILL FEEL THE WORDS… 9/23/2021 …. Thursday”
One of my favorite grandson stories is from a time when we were visiting in New York City for my son’s graduation ceremonies. Ryan had been overwhelmed by much of the stimulus during the trip, the train, the train station, and we were concerned because we had to take him on the subway that morning.Continue reading “LISTEN CLOSELY AND I WILL TELL YOU A MYSTERY…. 9/22/2021 … Wednesday”
I like to post right after I pray so it is fresh on my mind. Lately, I haven’t been able to get it all in. This week the scripture has a theme of power, not power over, but power with. Power with love, with listening, with caring, with the Divinity. Have you ever thought howContinue reading “WHERE IS YOUR POWER?… 9/20/2021 … Monday …”
I added two exercises in practicing forgiveness. I was able to make them prompts in the Facebook group but haven’t figured out how to do that elsewhere yet. Let me know if you try them.
Try it and see! Look! Listen! Touch! Smell! Taste! Breathe deep! The heavens proclaim the glory; the earth sings out praise. Take a moment to be among the gifts of nature and be aware of The Holy Presence.