News & Inspiration

October 18, 2017

Appreciation is a combination of honor and gratitude. Everything thrives on appreciation. … Let small acts of kindness and appreciation kindle light wherever you go.

- Ann Mortifee, In Love with the Mystery

October 14, 2017

… the creative self is often best nurtured and realized in aloneness – more specifically, in the animating form of aloneness we call solitude.

- Florence Falk, On My Own

October 13, 2017

Energy is everywhere, but stillness plays a major role in its conversion from “potential” to “actualized” energy. At Callaway Gardens, I was amazed to learn that butterflies have to spread their wings in the morning sunshine because the scales on their wings are actually solar cells.

October 12, 2017

To pray is to take notice of the wonder, to regain a sense of the mystery that animates all beings … Prayer is our humble answer to the inconceivable surprise of living.

- Abraham Joshua Heschel, Man’s Quest for Meaning

October 11, 2017

We will never be the same once we begin the awakening process, yet we will always be ourselves. This is the path of spiritual alchemy.

- Terry Lynn Taylor, The Alchemy of Prayer

October 10, 2017

Every morning is a prayer
as the world unfolds
to reveal the ordinary as a miracle.

I pray to be a witness to wonder.
To notice that the simplest things
are blessings bestowed.

- Jean Bass,, in June Cotner, Serenity Prayers(editor)