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As God deepens in us, appreciation of life in God naturally flows.

~Tilden Edwards

Prayer is inner resonance and a capacity for mutuality.

~Richard Rohr

Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.

~Eckhart Tolle

Categories: Contemplative Living, Non-duality, Prayer, and Self Compassion. Tags: Eckhart Tolle. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

Embraced by the Earth

Today’s post is by Anita Davidson Memories of my childhood are very incomplete and foggy, except for a few. As Earth Day approaches, one of them keeps recurring and the memory isn’t just in my mind. It’s deeply visceral. So much so that I feel compelled to write it down. I was born and raised […]

April 04, 2018 by Anita Davidson
Categories: Nature and spirituality, Non-duality, and Prayer. Tags: awakening, God, and mountains. Formats: Article and Friday Blog. Interest Areas: Friday Blog.

All the buried seeds crack open in the dark the instant they surrender to a process they can’t see.

~Mark Nepo

Categories: Loss, Nature and spirituality, Prayer, and Self Compassion. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

When we recognize that we can no longer rely on our own resources, we open a space for God to work.

~Desmond Tutu

Categories: Prayer. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

Once the soul awakens, the search begins and you can never go back.

~John O’Donohue

The Power of Being Present

Today’s post is by Bryan Berghoef “Hello? Are you there, Dad?” I am awakened from my thoughts by my youngest child poking me, as I had apparently gone somewhere else while playing a game with her. This is a less common experience than it used to be, but still happens from time to time. We […]

Just where you are
—that’s the place to start.

~Pema Chödrön

Categories: Body Prayer, Prayer, and Self Compassion. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

Contemplatively Oriented Intercession

Article by Tilden Edwards (March 2018 eNews) Through all our clarity and unclarity about particular actions in terms of call and their alignment with God’s Shalom, there is one particular practice that can thread its way through our time, and that is contemplatively oriented intercession. If I suspend any sense of what “I” (my little […]