Express Yourself

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The important thing is not to think much but to love much; and so do that which best stirs you to love.”   Teresa of Avila

 

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Are you happy?

Question your mind

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“He who has a why to live for, can bear almost any how.”   Friedrich Nietzche
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Pay Attention

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Mindfulness means paying attention in a particular way: On purpose, in the moment and without judgment.  This kind of attention nurtures greater awareness, clarity and acceptance of the present moment reality. – Jon Kabat-Zinn

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Daily Discipline

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Dig the well before you are thirsty (Chinese Proverb)

 

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Step outside

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When the dust settles and the pages of history are written, it will not be the angry defenders of intolerance who have made the difference.  The reward will go to those who dared step outside the safety of their privacy, in order to expose and rout the prevailing prejudices.   John Shelby Spong

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Daring Greatly

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It’s daring to be curious about the unknown, to dream big dreams, to live outside prescribed boxes, to take risks, and above all, daring to investigate the way we live until we discover the deepest treasured purpose of why we are here.  Luci Swindoll –“I married Adventure”

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Ancestral Karma

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We inherit from our ancestors gifts so often taken for granted. Each of us contains within this inheritance of soul. We are links between the ages, containing past and present expectations, sacred memories and future promise. – Edward Sellner

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Interconnectedness

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“There is a deep interconnectedness of all life on earth, from the tiniest organisms, to the largest ecosystems, and absolutely between each person.” Bryant McGill

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Nurturing the Sacred

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Believe one who knows; you will find something greater in the woods than in books.  The trees and stones will teach you that which you can never learn from masters.  Saint Bernard de Clairvaux

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