BREAKING THE SPELL

You have had the power all the time, Belinda said to Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz, How many times in our lives have we waited for someone to tell us what we already know? Why are we still waiting for someone to ride into our lives and break the spell with some magic words.Continue reading “BREAKING THE SPELL”

HOLD UP THE WORLD

What if we thought about prayer as a building block, as a foundation which holds up the world? What if the only reason the world still exists is because there are those who pray and hold up the world with their faith, their belief, and their prayers. May we hold up the world each dayContinue reading “HOLD UP THE WORLD”

I DO NOT KNOW

It is okay, I tell my students to say I do not know. There is nothing wrong with saying I do not know. Saying I do not know opens us up to learning, growing, and receiving knowledge from the Divine. There are always things at work, at home, at school and with our friends thatContinue reading “I DO NOT KNOW”

LOVE HEALS

Sadly, I am so often reminded we live in a world where we are taught to see divisions. This is what fear and hatred do they divide They build walls and construct barriers which divide us from one another and keep the systems in place; systems which divide and conquer. Love heals. Love teaches usContinue reading “LOVE HEALS”

CONSISTENCY COMPOUNDS

Consistency compounds, this message rings in my head. It reminds me to be consistent in the performance of my spiritual practices. So every day I take time to think and reflect on my ¬†thought for the day and then I write in my gratitude journal, inspiration journal, and intention journal It is no longer somethingContinue reading “CONSISTENCY COMPOUNDS”

FANTASY

We all fantasize, but how many of us fantasize about being of greater service to the one we call our Higher Power What do you fantasize about? Is it about fighting for equality amongst all of humanity? Or is it about working to bring about world peace? Perhaps it is about practicing patience or compassionContinue reading “FANTASY”

INSPIRATIONS

Every month, every day someone leaves us to live in a different space. Friends, family members, and furbabies have died before us The older we get, the more we experience people leaving before us, and leaving us behind. I miss those who have gone, but in their own ways they live on. They exist inContinue reading “INSPIRATIONS”