Monthly Archives: March 2012

I Get To

I read somewhere that approaching your day is all about your attitude.  For instance, if one were to wake up each day and say, “Well, I have to go to work again today,” then they would obviously have a bad … Continue reading

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17th Century Nun’s Prayer

I’m doing something a little different today.  I’m going to let someone elses words resonate through me as opposed to my own thoughts and ramblings.  Sometimes, another’s words says it all.  This is a prayer I’ve adopted as one that … Continue reading

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The Beauty of Zen

This retreat has been amazing.  I’m on day 2 of a 3 day clergy retreat to help me be healthier, both in mind and spirit.  I was ready to endure three days of learning how to breathe and meditate (yippee), … Continue reading

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It is Well With My Soul

I’m a firm believer that if you ask God for something, you will receive it.  What you ask for may arrive in a package that you didn’t expect, but it will arrive.  God always delivers.  And, I have experienced this … Continue reading

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Venus and Jupiter

As I ran tonight I almost tripped several times as the two very bright “stars” in the sky kept grabbing my attention.  It’s very rare to see both Jupiter and Venus next to each other in the night sky (and … Continue reading

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Found My “Blue”

I posted recently about the therapeutic trick of thinking “blue” when you are consumed with the “red” in your life.  Basically, refocusing so you can find peace.  I just read back through all of my recent posts and I’m finding a … Continue reading

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Letting Go so I Can Hold On

I found a new favorite version of the Bible today as I listened to the Bishop address all of us Deacons at our “Day Apart.”  He quoted Philippians 3:7-16 from the newly printed “Common English Bible.”  Here Paul has just … Continue reading

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