Be Stirred…Not Shaken

“Faith is not the belief that God will do what you want. It is the belief that God will do what is right.”― Max Lucado, He Still Moves Stones: Everyone Needs a Miracle Faith gives us a place to sit, and rest…when we are tired…so "why" do we wander when weary? As I swept each corner of [...]

Because It Matters

“At any point God can change his plans for your life when he decides your life purpose needs to be protected.”― Shannon L. Alder Even Shakespeare wasn't as tragic as 2020.. While embracing the elongated stillness in my corner of the world... sight was increasing...Spirit became more vocal.......I practiced listening for God first in everything....EVERYTHING... because [...]

On the Rising … 2021

“Call to Me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty things, which you do not know."... Jeremiah 33:3 When we intentionally praise God …..and offer thanksgiving to Him during a difficult time, our praise becomes our testimony. It shifts our focus away from our problems and moves us to meditate on [...]

As the Crow Flies

“Truth is not fully explosive, but purely electric. You don't blow the world up with the truth; you shock it into motion.” ― Criss Jami, Healology This is what the year 2020 has done for us..... We were brought to living our awakened state of Self..magnified.... Beyond the learning..we put this energy into motion…. The entire experience was [...]

Resurrection Power

Ezekiel 37 The hand of the LORD was upon me, and he brought me out by the Spirit of the LORD and set me in the middle of a valley; it was full of bones. He asked me, "Son of man, can these bones live?" I said, "O Sovereign LORD, you alone know." Then he said to me, "Prophesy to these bones and say to [...]

Extraordinary Grace…

“There's truths you have to grow into.”― H.G. Wells Breathe...... even thorns bloom..... While addressing that which is going on within …..for that’s all that is truly going on....be mellow with that which you place focus on….be gentle dear traveler….when finding freedom from what could have been... No words or movements needed or required……are ever hurried…. [...]

Hunger of The Soul

If I cried out, who would hear me up there, among the angelic orders? Rainer Maria Rilke We reach for words to speak in a voice that is both intimate and majestic on the mysteries of human life and our attempt..... to translate the angels language..... to use our self-consciousness to some advantage.... to transcend.... [...]

Far Side of Blooming

“None of us is promised an easy life. There is nothing we can do to keep ourselves immune to trials, and we cannot eradicate painful feelings in our lives.But even the most difficult seasons are not absent of God's love. And this love changes us. This is what I want to tell you: on the [...]

Thirst

“Let’s squeeze the cloud of thoughts and drink the water of wisdom to quench the thirst of enlightenment. Come, let’s meditate.”― Sw. Chidananda Tirtha One listens for echoes....while shedding skin ... the Light expands... wings become luminous…. This unlearning…..creates a thirst.. What is forged into the memory… tucks itself into the bone…. How much of ME…is [...]

Chosen

“Happiness can't be made; it's been around since forever... just freely waiting to be chosen.”― T.F. Hodge, From Within I Rise: The sweet Soul of Light…. Widens the gap… To a past with no map…. A heart cannot break itself…. It is the eternal part of the awakening process… to reflect the Self…..back to its true nature…. [...]