I am thankful for the beauty that surrounds us in music, visuals, sweet aromas, tangible gifts of Holy Beauty. I am thankful for each and every one who pours out their heart in a way that brings hope, joy, love, life to others. My blessings on all the artists!
Prayer Starter: To rejoice in the Ordinary Each day we are given the Gift of Life. No matter how hard the gift may be to open or if we get hurt trying to open our gift, the Gift is still waiting on us to accept it and rejoice in it. Spiritual Practice for today: WriteContinue reading “. LIFE IS A GIFT . 10/19/21 . Tuesday Prayer”
In the down times, we probably don’t feel like joy at all, much less to try to think about joy. Sometimes, it feels better to grieve or whine. Yet joy comes from deep within. Joy comes from knowing The Higher Power is a Power That Comes to Us, Connects With Us, Dwells Within Us. ThisContinue reading “LISTEN FOR THE JOY . 10/13/21”
This is World Communion Sunday! It is a gift of reminder that we are all part of The Fullness of God, a Unity wholly complete in all our Diversity. Christ proclaimed and lived out that All are Loved and Welcomed. Please join me in Communion at Home this morning on And She Pondered/Streaming Grace.
We are created to help and to be helped. We are stronger when we work together. Jesus tells his disciples that he will send the Holy Spirit as a Helper to them when he is no longer with them in the flesh. The same word, Helper, is used in Genesis as Adamah is created fromContinue reading “STRONGER WITH… 9/30/2021 … Thursday …”
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.
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”