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A Prayer to the Universe

I wrote a poem today!

Dash to pieces the structures I’ve built,
Destroy my dreams to conquer my plight,
Show me how to love more deeply, 128 more words

Presence

Learning to be resonant, unblocking our giving


It is very difficult to be giving when you are encumbered by a model of giving that does not resonate with you. It becomes even more difficult to give when the norms of giving (that is the model of giving promoted by the society around you) seem fundamentally unjust. 861 more words

Sufism

Reignited Daily Devotional Day 144: Don't Ever Forget--Power Belongs to God

“Once God has spoken; twice I have heard this: that power belongs to God (Psalm 62:11).”

I read the internet news headline this morning about the arrest and extradition of several FIFA officials on criminal corruption charges.  314 more words

Spiritual Encouragement

God's Voice

God is mighty and powerful.  The Psalm tells us His voice is like lightning, that the earth shakes at the sound of His voice.  In the power of the lightning we do catch a glimpse of the awesome power of God.   212 more words

IS KINDNESS OVERRATED? - guest post by Julia Greef

The author of todays’s guest post is Julia Greef, a teacher, poet, blogger and artist friend I met through an international online teaching community. She is a lady of so many versatile skills, who lives across the globe from me, works and lives in a different culture, and yet we see eye to eye on so many things. 1,107 more words

Guest Artist

I Heard

There was a story passed around.
But I only heard it through

The walls.

The thickening of sound
A thickening of calls
Around the corner and through… 51 more words

Poetry

Water On Skin

Outside in the rain,
No need to shield myself,
Just my skin tasting the drops,
The drops cool and pounding.
Open arms, face to the sky, … 95 more words