Dignity: The Hallmark of a Great Soul

Dignity: The Hallmark of a Great Soul

  “Dignity is a quiet strength which reflects your deep honour and self-respect. It … portrays a calm awareness and generosity of spirit regardless of the environment or circumstances.” Susan C. Young   Think of someone you know, or know of…someone...
Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep.  What is Prayer?

Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep. What is Prayer?

What is Possible?   Prayer does not work when you start bargaining with God.   Prayer if done incorrectly commits yourself to uncertainty.  I am sick God, please heal me.  I am lonely God, please let me find someone to be with.  What are you telling yourself? ...
The Questioning Quest

The Questioning Quest

“We are all Inventors, Each Sailing Out on a Voyage of Discovery, Guided each by a Private chart, of which there is no Duplicate. The World is all Gates, all Opportunities.”    ~Ralph Waldo Emerson   A rope lay coiled before her. She stared at it with...
Shifting Our Consciousness

Shifting Our Consciousness

  Falling into Alignment   This year hasn’t worked out like I thought it would, flowers have gone unsold, weddings and events were canceled or postponed, visits with friends and family didn’t happen. When I look at it this way, I could get depressed. There...
Walking

Walking

  Beingness of Being “ I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown. For going out, I found, I was really going in.”                 John Muir I’ve always enjoyed the pursuit of walking, from my first tentative steps as a baby to now,...
A Different Take On Thanksgiving

A Different Take On Thanksgiving

A NATIVE AMERICAN PERSPECTIVE ON THANKSGIVING The traditional Thanksgiving holiday evokes images of family gatherings, turkey, pumpkin pie, and football.  History teaches us that when the Pilgrims came to Plymouth Rock in 1620, they were poor and hungry, with half of...