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Miracle, Light and Considerable Magic

Article by by Carrie Newcomer – August 2019 eNews “Why does this generation ask for a miraculous sign?” (Mark 8:12) Albert Einstein said, “There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” I know when the world feels anything […]

Evening Visitor

by Bryan Berghoef “Meow, meow, me-ooow,” came the sad call from outside my window. A farm cat had wandered over the neighboring field and was now circling my backyard office shed. It was a forlorn call, and he was right underneath the window where I was holding a pre-marital counseling session with a young couple. […]

In giving of yourself, you will discover a whole new life full of meaning and love.

~Cesar Chavez

Categories: Community, Contemplation in Action, and Love. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

The human heart is exquisitely fragile. Our judgments need to be gentle, our understanding deep, and our forgiveness wide.

~Ron Rolheiser

Categories: Community, Contemplation in Action, and Love. Tags: Ron Rolheiser. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

I have decided to stick to love… hate is too great a burden to bear.

~Martin Luther King Jr.

 

Categories: Contemplative Living and Love. Tags: MLK, MLK Day, and MLK Jr. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

Some Buddhists say that if you strip away all the mental clutter, you discover that the world is made of compassion.

~Gerald May

Compassionate toward yourself, you reconcile all beings in the world.

~Lao Tzu

I am not what has happened to me.
I am what I choose to become.

~Carl Jung

Categories: Loss, Love, and spiritual growth. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

Encountering God is… like meeting a friend or loved one.

~Bernard McGinn

You have to keep breaking your heart until it opens.

~Rumi

Categories: Contemplative Living, Loss, and Love. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.