https://www.lynhicks.com/blog/see-the-goodness When you can see the good, in any situation then you know you will be ok. My Bubby’s wisdom lingers in my mind today. She taught me that there is a blessing in any situation. Look for the blessing and keep looking until you find it. Then you will be ok That lesson livesContinue reading “WHEN YOU CAN SEE THE GOOD”
ou can’t hear the whisper if you are not making room for silence. Take time to be silent and listen for the whispers
If you cannot see the miracles which surround you in life, stop. Open your eyes and look at the smallest and simplest of things with a new perspective. Do you see the beauty of the green blade of grass, it’s resiliency, it’s strength, it’s contours?
I was first exposed to the writings of a woman who goes by the name of Starhawk when I began reading about ecofeminism. Her writings have always intrigued me because they challenged me to pay attention to the physical landscape that surrounds me in new ways. In one of her books, which I read almostContinue reading “NINE WAYS OF OBSERVING”
Anna Quindlen in her book, A Short Guide to a Happy Life, wrote, “He stared out at the ocean and said, “Look at the view, young lady. Look at the view.” And every day, in some little way, I try to do what he said. I try to look at the view. That’s all. WordsContinue reading “LOOK AT THE VIEW”
When I was pastoring, one of the least listened to parts of the service was the announcements. One of the young girls in the congregation came to talk to me about how disrespectful the adults were being. I asked her if she had any ideas on how to get the adults to pay attention andContinue reading “IT’S PAY ATTENTION TIME!”
What other people think about us is about them. What you think about you is about you.