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Breathing is an act of prayer.

~Frank Waters

Categories: Prayer and Spiritual Deepening. Tags: breath prayer, breathing, and quote. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

When love awakens in your life,
it is like a rebirth, a new beginning.

~John O’Donohue

Categories: Love and Nature and spirituality. Tags: celtic christianity, john o'donohue, love, and quote. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

A new command I give you:
Love one another.

~Jesus

 

Categories: Love. Tags: gospel, Jesus, and love. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

Perhaps the most difficult stranger to welcome
is the one who lives inside us.

~Mirabai Starr

Nature’s Healing

Today’s post is from the writings of the late Gerald May (April 2017 eNews) …Nature’s teaching is also a healing. And though we must indeed be taught, it is the healing that we need most. We have been fractured. We have been broken off from the nature of the world, broken away from the nature of […]

Don’t do anything fancy.
Just rest in your groundedness
and witness what happens.

~Mirabai Starr

Contemplative Leadership: Born of Compassion

Today’s post is by Leah Rampy When compassion fills my heart,  free from all desire,  I sit quietly like the earth. My silent cry echoes like thunder  throughout the universe.  – Rumi What does it mean for us to be called to compassion, graced with the capacity and the desire? What do we notice about […]

What you seek
is seeking you.

~Rumi

Be Active and Know

Today’s post is by Jeff Nelson To help him with his schoolwork, we’ve purchased several fidget cubes for our son. If you aren’t familiar with these, they are small six-sided objects, each side with a series of buttons to press, switches to click, balls to roll with your thumb, and so on. They were born […]

March 03, 2017 by Jeff Nelson
Categories: Body Prayer and Prayer. Tags: active, children, labyrinth, prayer, and presence. Formats: Article and Friday Blog. Interest Areas: Friday Blog.

If you want to be happy,
be.

~Leo Tolstoy

Categories: Contemplative Living. Tags: happiness, happy, and tolstoy. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.