My stubborn refusal to let go of my imperfections makes me unhappy; it robs me of any joy I have in the current moment. Letting go of what was, allows me to flow freely into what is.
Performance-based self-love is ineffective and harmful. If we are to create a world full of peace, we must start within.
“The perfect church service would be one we were almost unaware of; our attention would have been on God.” ~C. S. Lewis If you forget everything but God you have remembered everything that matters What is Worship? — Mitch Teemley
It was the connection. The connection to my God, to myself and to my friend.
Yesterday I was volunteering at my kid’s school library. The main job is to shelve books then go back and tidy up the shelves. There is something so soothing about about shelving books. Each one has a specific place where it goes. Fiction is alphabetical so my head is singing the ABC’s as my eyes […]
We cannot differentiate the true from the false. – Anon We think that all of our thoughts are true. Our experience is only life that we know. It never even occurs to us that our perception may be skewed. We hold all of these beliefs that may not only be false, but extremely unproductive and […]
God is in the now. Crying, freaking out, I called Merideth. She said, “Tell me what’s going on right this minute.” “What’s this got to do with my crisis?” She asked again. “I’m talking on the phone with you. (duh)” “What else?” “I’m driving my car.” “What else?” “The air-conditioner is blowing. “What else?” “I […]