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Imperfection is not our personal problem. It is a natural part of existing.

~Tara Brach

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

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.

Each time a door closes, the rest of the world opens up.

~Parker Palmer

Categories: Self Compassion. Tags: door. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

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.

We have more possibilities available in each moment than we realize.

~Thich Nhat Hanh

Categories: Self Compassion and spiritual growth. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

Breathe and let be.

~Jon Kabat-Zinn

Categories: Contemplative Living, Continuous Prayer, and Self Compassion. Tags: breath and breathe. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

Faith is the courage to say yes to one’s life.

~Paul Tillich

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

The wound is the place where the light enters you.

~Rumi

Categories: Loss, Love, Prayer, and Self Compassion. Tags: light, rumi, and wound. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

The Everlasting Source

Today’s post is by Clair Ullmann Your physical attributes, like your body, are merely borrowed. Do not set your heart on them, for they are transient and only last for an hour. Your spirit in contrast is eternal: your body is on this earth, like a lamp, but its light comes from that everlasting Source above. ~Rumi […]

January 01, 2018 by Clair Ullmann 1 Comment
Categories: Community, Contemplative Living, Nature and spirituality, Non-duality, and Self Compassion. Tags: nature, rumi, and snow. Formats: Article and Friday Blog. Interest Areas: Friday Blog.