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Home > Blog Index > Light and Love “When I find myself in times of trouble, mother Mary comes to me, speaking words of wisdom, let it be. And in my hour of darkness she is standing right in front of me, speaking words of wisdom, let it be.” [...]
Home > Blog Index > Works in Progress “Faith is the bird that feels the light and sings when the dawn is still dark.” --Rabindranth Tagore “Where there is great love there are always miracles.” --Willa Cather Spiritual and self-help books make everything sound so easy. In five simple steps [...]
Home > Blog Index > The Highest Love “Justice at its best is love correcting everything that stands against love.” --Martin Luther King, Jr. "Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter." --Martin Luther King, Jr. I recall an image from the civil rights [...]
Home > Blog Index > From the Heart “I can see clearly now, the rain has gone. Oh yes, I can make it now the pain is gone. All of the bad feelings have disappeared. Here is the rainbow I’ve been praying for. It’s gonna be a bright, Bright sunshiny [...]
Home > Blog Index > Courage “Beyond the pairs of opposites of which the world consists, other, new insights begin.” --Hermann Hesse “Do your work, then step back. The only path to serenity.” --Tao Te Ching (Stephen Mitchell translation). When we think of courage, we may envision legendary, heroic leaders [...]
Home > Blog Index > The Feminine Divine “If that which you seek, you find not within yourself, you will never find it without. For I have been with you from the beginning.” --Starhawk, The Spiral Dance “God is coming, and is She pissed.” --Bumper Sticker Last night, I [...]
Home > Blog Index > Indigenous Wisdom “We’ve miscommunicated with our environment for a long time, not knowing its language.” -Bear Heart, Muskogee Nation “I deeply feel that the indigenous peoples of this planet are keepers of the cultural and spiritual map to another good place. If we all [...]
Home > Blog Index > Prayer “We must be the change we wish to see in the world.” -Mahatma Gandhi I was watching an older movie last night, Hidalgo, about a man on a 3,000-mile horse race across the Arabian Desert. There is a scene in the movie, near [...]
Home > Blog Index > Let In The Light “There’s a crack in everything, that’s how the light gets in.” -Leonard Cohen In “Song of the Soul,” Cris Williamson sings of the Spirit Divine, “let in the light it will heal you.” For me, sunshine, music, nature, and meditation bring [...]
Home > Blog Index > Possibilities “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined.” --Henry David Thoreau If you could have anything in your life today, what would it be? What about keeping the door open for good things to enter, even if you do [...]
We are like leaves on a tree: different colors, different shapes, and different branches that extend in various directions. We have different religions and languages. But we are all connected. We share the same planet. We share the same sky, the same need for food and water, and the same need for love and compassion.
Looking deeper at issues is hard work. It requires questioning old patterns, going beyond judgments, and aligning with inner guidance.