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I have decided to stick with love.
Hate is too great a burden to bear.

~Martin Luther King, Jr.

 

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I’ll Meet You There

Today’s post is by Tilden Edwards Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field. I’ll meet you there. When the soul lies down in that grass, the world is too full to talk about. Ideas, language, even the phrase each other doesn’t make any sense.  ~Rumi, in “Open Secret: Versions of Rumi” […]

Knowledge is learning something new every day.
Wisdom is letting go of something every day.

~Zen proverb

 

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Categories: Contemplative Spirituality. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

Pilgrimage: The Way of the Heart

Article by Carole Crumley (in January 2017 eNews) This past month, it seems that everything in my life has been in motion. Trips to stores, shops, the post office have multiplied exponentially. Precious visits to family and friends have kept us on the road. Christmas scripture readings have magnified this sense of movement. A young […]

All that is necessary is
to have a soul united within itself.

~Martin Buber

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There must be always remaining in every life,
some place for the singing of angels,
some place for that which in itself
is breathless and beautiful.

~Howard Thurman

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We are all meant to be mothers of God.
God is always needing to be born.

~Meister Eckhart

 

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Remaining Calm

Today’s post is by Bryan Berghoef I recently came across these words from Thich Nhat Hanh, which he wrote nearly thirty years ago: “Many of us worry about the situation of the world. We feel that we are on the edge of time. As individuals, we feel helpless, despairing. The situation is so dangerous, injustice is […]

When was the last time you danced?

~Question put to the sick
by a
Native American medicine man

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Categories: Body Prayer. Tags: dance, dancing, joy, and Native American. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

Another name for God is surprise.

~Brother David Steindl-Rast