Quotes, Seasons

Something Infinitely Richer (New Year’s Meditation) …

We spend January 1st walking through our lives, room by room, drawing up a list of work to be done, cracks to be patched. Maybe this year, to balance the list, we ought to walk through the rooms of our lives ... not looking for flaws but for potential.― Ellen Goodman   Interruption Is God’s… Continue reading Something Infinitely Richer (New Year’s Meditation) …

Poems, Quotes, Seasons, Vocations

Give Up All The Other Worlds Except The One To Which You Belong (New Year’s Eve) …

You must learn one thing. The world was made to be free in. Give up all the other worlds except the one to which you belong. Sometimes it takes darkness and the sweet confinement of your aloneness to learn anything or anyone that does not bring you alive is too small for you. ―David Whyte… Continue reading Give Up All The Other Worlds Except The One To Which You Belong (New Year’s Eve) …

Seasons

The Work Of Christmas (New Years Meditation) …

“The light shines on in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it.” (John 5) I love the confident note of hope this verse sounds. On the one hand, it is the declaration of a state of fact: light is stronger than darkness. At the same time, it is also a promise: even when… Continue reading The Work Of Christmas (New Years Meditation) …

Seasons

Daily Meditation – Online Resources, Books and Kindle eBooks …

Daily meditation resources can be a helpful way to spending time in quiet contemplation everyday.   Because we are all different and because each of us has a unique relationship with God, no one method will work for everyone.  Below are a selection of books and online resources to help you along the path. Experiment until you find the… Continue reading Daily Meditation – Online Resources, Books and Kindle eBooks …

Quotes, Seasons

Questions That Have No Right to Go Away (New Year’s Meditation) …

What is giving me life? What is saving my life? What does it mean to be human? — Barbara Brown Taylor (adapted from Super Soul Sunday Conversation with Oprah Winfrey, Season 5, Episode 522 | Aired on 11/09/14) This Is Your Life I was in Europe leading a retreat in a lush vineyard on an Italian hillside. Each… Continue reading Questions That Have No Right to Go Away (New Year’s Meditation) …