Days of Advent, Quotes, Seasons

Believe There Is Good In The World (Christmas Meditation) …

How beautiful on the mountains are the feet of those who bring good news, who proclaim peace, who bring good tidings, who proclaim salvation, who say to Zion, “Your God reigns!” Listen! Your watchmen lift up their voices; together they shout for joy. When the Lord returns to Zion, they will see it with their… Continue reading Believe There Is Good In The World (Christmas Meditation) …

Poems, Quotes

All-Surrounding Grace …

As swimmers dare to lie face to the sky and water bears them, as hawks rest upon air and air sustains them, so would I learn to attain freefall, and float into Creator Spirit’s deep embrace, knowing no effort earns that all-surrounding grace. — Denise Levertov from Prayers for Healing The Poet Dreams of the Mountain… Continue reading All-Surrounding Grace …

Quotes

Good Things Come From A Quiet Place …

Good things come from a quiet place: study, prayer, music, transformation, worship, communion. The words ‘peace’ and ‘quiet’ are all but synonymous, and are often spoken in the same breath. A quiet place is the think tank of the soul, the spawning ground of truth and beauty. A quiet place outdoors has no physical borders… Continue reading Good Things Come From A Quiet Place …