Matterofprayer: A Year of Everyday Prayers – Thursday, January 26, 2017
Pray in the Here and Now.
It’s a challenging thing to calm yourself, slow down, sit and compose yourself for prayer and meditation. 246 more words
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Matterofprayer: A Year of Everyday Prayers – Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Pray Like a Show-off.
There are many, many books on prayer and meditation, from any number of faith traditions and religious orientations, both modern and ancient. 448 more words
The Hopefully Skeptical Dad
Check out what we found as my wife and I were getting ready to climb in bed.
Oh, the things no one tells you when thinking about parenthood. 345 more words
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Timirí Éamainn Rís
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We are here to awaken from our illusion of separateness. Thich Nhat Hanh
Who is this person writing these words on this page? Words that were first a series of ten-minute writes, from a week, maybe much longer, of writing and thoughts. 435 more words
Faith is not something to grasp, it is a state to grow into. ~Mahatma Gandhi
Just like meditating in happy times strengthens us for meditating in challenging times, having faith is reliant on every day practice. 102 more words
3 months ago
Today, the Engaged Mindfulness blog turns five years old. In preparation for this fifth-anniversary milestone, I recently scrolled back to my first post, “The Paradox of ‘Engaged Mindfulness'”, published on October 18th, 2011. 1,072 more words
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