Author Archives: thoughtsmjdisler

THE LIFE

“At the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, the Great War (World War I) ends. At 5 a.m. that morning, Germany, bereft of manpower and supplies and faced with imminent invasion, signed an armistice … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmation, Atonement, Comfort, Faith, Freedom, God, Inner Life, Jesus, Light, Reality, Truth

ESSENCE

The wise men of the ages are in impressive agreement on this point. God in His transcendency is the immutable ground of all life, power, intelligence; He is one in type, character, will, purpose; constant in all creative attributes, the … Continue reading

Posted in Atonement, Creation, Eternity, Freedom, God, Growth, Guidance, Listening, Love, Receiving, Spirit, Truth, Wisdom, Work

CENTER, REALITY, LIFE

…religion springs from within. The inner apprehension is the reality; the forms of service and thought in which the experience is expressed are the evidences that the reality has indeed been found. There is an inmost centre where dwells this … Continue reading

Posted in Conversion, God, Guidance, Inner Life, Life, Light, Listening, Peace, Power, Prayer, Reality, Receiving, Silence, Spirit, Vocation, Wisdom, Work, Worship

TEMPLE

Within the sanctuary of the heart there is a secret place where, if one listen and respond, there shall be revealed what the Father has provided; and one may think of the Father in the most immediately human sense, praying … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, Freedom, Growth, Guidance, Inner Life, Jesus, Life, Light, Listening, Prayer, Protection, Receiving, Spirit, Trust

CALMING PEACE

“Jesus taught us who God is.” – a very wise believer. If you are going through a challenge right now, let me assure you that God is in this experience! He is within you as sustaining strength and calming peace. … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmation, Comfort, Faith, Fear, God, Heaven, Hope, Jesus, Peace, Protection, Worship

BECOMING

The Bible passage from Jeremiah is repeated from the last post. It is a personal favorite: the promise that the Almighty already resides within each of us – the promise that our acceptance of the Presence is the beginning, not … Continue reading

Posted in Conversion, Eternity, Freedom, God, Growth, Guidance, Inner Life, Jesus, Listening, Perfection, Reality, Receiving, Truth

AGNOSTIC

Agnostics have said to me: “I can accomplish the same things without prayer that you can with prayer. You are just deluding yourself that you are getting help from God. Faith in yourself is all you need.” Faith in one’s … Continue reading

Posted in Asking, Faith, Forgiveness, God, Healing, Hope, Prayer, Reality, Spirit, Trust