Category Archives: Listening

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

BLESS the DAY

“Let us bless the day through which we are about to walk and lift it up into the light of His love. Let us invoke His blessing on everything that we intend to do during the coming day … And … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmation, Gratitude, Guidance, Listening, Receiving, Trust

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

WEAVING THE DIVINE PATTERN

“Thy will be done on earth, as it is in heaven.” – The Lord’s Prayer God’s inner direction and impetus provides the life to be lived by an individual. Listening and following through in faith and trust results in a … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmation, Faith, God, Guidance, Heaven, Listening, Lord's Prayer, Prayer, Receiving