Poems, Prayers, Quotes

Invisible Connections (The Beauty of Our Lives) …

Think of yourself as an incandescent power, illuminated and perhaps forever talked to by God and his messengers. ― Brenda Ueland from If You Want To Write   The Stream of Life The same stream of life that runs through my veins night and day runs through the world and dances in rhythmic measures. It… Continue reading Invisible Connections (The Beauty of Our Lives) …

Quotes

We Are In The Process Of Becoming (International Women’s Day) …

Hope has two beautiful daughters. Their names are anger and courage; anger at the way things are, and courage to see that they do not remain the way they are. — Augustine of Hippo from Spirituality and Liberation: Overcoming the Great Fallacy May you know the presence of those who have passed through the desert… Continue reading We Are In The Process Of Becoming (International Women’s Day) …

Days In The Desert, Quotes

Desert Day 05: Why God Makes Us Wait …

There is an appointed time for everything. And there is a time for every event under heaven ... — Ecclesiastes 3:1   The entire life of a good Christian is an exercise in holy desire. You do not see what you long for, but the very act of desiring prepares you, so that when God… Continue reading Desert Day 05: Why God Makes Us Wait …

Quotes

My Calling Is To Love …

Hate, it has caused a lot of problems in the world, but has not solved one yet. — Maya Angelou We have spoken here of similar acts. In different acts we find a man acting cruelly through charity and acting agreeably through wickedness. A father beats his child, and a slave-master is kind to his… Continue reading My Calling Is To Love …

Interreligious, Prayers, Quotes

The Greatest Prayer is Patience …

Prayer for Patience ... Lord, teach me to be patient - with life, with people,and with myself. I sometimes try to hurry things along too much, and I push for answers before the time is right. Teach me to trust Your sense of timing rather than my ownand to surrender my will to Your greater… Continue reading The Greatest Prayer is Patience …