Category Archives: Comfort

GRANDFATHER and the CHURCH BELL

As Christmas, 2017, comes near, I am deeply impressed with a memory of my grandfather. Kindly allow something personal – a brief reminiscence for this very moving part of the year. Grandfather, born 1876, was an uncomplicated, quiet, friendly man. … Continue reading

Posted in Comfort, Love, Music, Peace

A New Order

“We are declaring that the Holy Spirit overshadowing you, working in you, now frees you from all the impressions of past experience, and gives you a new understanding of life and substance, and establishes in you a new order, quickens … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmation, Comfort, Creation, Growth, Healing, Heaven, Life

PROMISE

“I will never leave you or forsake you.” Once we understand and fully accept the living God’s intent that we have “life abundant”– satisfying, productive, happy lives – trust is born. We receive our baptism: “This is my beloved Son … Continue reading

Posted in Comfort, Faith, God, Guidance, Hope, Listening, Receiving

LIGHT DAY by DAY

“When we cease to think shadows and lack of knowledge and begin to call to mind the teachings of Jesus Christ, we shall find the light shining for us. We shall not care to peer into the past, nor to … Continue reading

Posted in Christ, Comfort, Hope, Jesus, Light, Mind, Thought, Vocation

AFFIRMATION – RECEIVING

We are frequently encouraged to “give,” but can only give what we have received. In simple terms, affirmation and gratitude are the receiving modes in spiritual life. When we give, what joy we feel when the gift is happily, enthusiastically … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmation, Comfort, Death, God, Guidance, Hope, Mercy, Protection, Receiving, Rest, Soul, Trust

LIVING ESSENCE

“Sometimes, in a moment of unusual stillness, one rises wholly above the earthly or personal self to the eternal, causeless, and spaceless realm where infinite peace abides. One can hardly tell how the experience begins. All descriptions of it and … Continue reading

Posted in Atonement, Comfort, Eternity, God, Hope, Jesus, Listening, Love, Peace, Reality, Silence, Wisdom

TRANSITIONS

“There is no safety in this present time of transition and of changing form and expression to be found by closing the eyes or hiding the head in the sand, as the ostrich is said to do. The only safe … Continue reading

Posted in Christ, Comfort, Eternity, Hope, Spirit, Trust, Truth