Category Archives: Listening

ETERNAL FOUNTAIN

Let us not merely say, “To work is to pray,” but “Pray that we may work.” We must come to know and love God, the sum and substance of all spiritual life, or it is idle to talk of loving … Continue reading

Posted in Asking, Faith, Growth, Guidance, Inner Life, Listening, Lord's Prayer, Receiving, Thought, Work

HINT of the DIVINE

Mystical religion, instead of making the soul independent of Christ and of earlier revelations, rather insists that every hint of the Divine meaning that has come in any age, through any person, is precious, and that the supreme unveiling of … Continue reading

Posted in God, Inner Life, Jesus, Listening, Reality, Receiving

LOVING PRESENCE

If there is anything necessary to an individual sense of security, peace of mind, and satisfaction of soul it is, greater than all else, a sense of the Divine Presence, a realization that there is a power which knows, cares, … Continue reading

Posted in Creation, God, Healing, Hope, Listening, Love, Receiving, Spirit, Truth

SUBTLE TRANSFUSION

Prayer is essential, not to the salvation of the soul, for the soul is never lost; but to the conscious well-being of the soul that does not understand itself. There is a vitality in our communion with the Infinite, which … Continue reading

Posted in God, Gratitude, Guidance, Inner Life, Jesus, Listening, Mind, Prayer, Receiving, Soul, Thought

INNER – OUTER LIFE

There is no inner life that is not also an outer life There is an outer way and an inner way and both are one. He who asks, with the ground swell of his whole inner being, for the things … Continue reading

Posted in Growth, Guidance, Heaven, Inner Life, Jesus, Listening, Perfection, Reality, Spirit, Wisdom

CONTAGIOUS PEACE

“Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on thee.” [Isaiah 26:3a] What is this Peace which is promised to us, if we indeed ‘stay our minds’ on God? It is first, the result of a unity … Continue reading

Posted in Atonement, Comfort, God, Growth, Guidance, Inner Life, Listening, Meditation, Mind, Peace, Perfection, Silence

RECEIVING PRAYER

“Prayer is a conscious decision to realign ourselves with divine right order.” “That which extends outward to bless others automatically extends inward as well.”  – Marianne Williamson, Everyday Grace: Having Hope, Finding Forgiveness, and Making Miracles, 2002. Let thy work … Continue reading

Posted in Giving, Inner Life, Listening, Perfection, Prayer, Receiving, Trust