Category Archives: Peace

INNER CHAMBER

When you pray, go into your room and shut the door and pray to your Father who is in secret; and your Father who sees in secret will reward you. Matthew 6:6 Revised Standard Version of the Bible Prayer is … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmation, Asking, Forgiveness, God, Lord's Prayer, Meditation, Peace, Prayer, Protection, Receiving, Silence

CLOUDS of GOLD

“In the summer of 1892, a young British physician named Wilfred Grenfell arrived at the Labrador coast aboard the medical vessel Albert. He would spend the rest of his life providing medical services to Labrador and northern Newfoundland.”  – Youtube, … Continue reading

Posted in Christ, Comfort, Faith, God, Life, Peace, Rest, Trust

INVISIBLE REALITY

…love is the side of human nature that lies next to God, and brings us in vital contact with him. Jesus was distinguished from all persons of human history by his vivid consciousness of God within. This was the secret … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmation, God, Healing, Inner Life, Jesus, Love, Peace, Power, Reality, Receiving, Trust

INFINITE LADDER

In a peaceful rural location near Lexington, Kentucky, there is a Shaker village restoration “Pleasant Hill”. Years ago, we went there many times when visiting family. After enjoying the excellent Shaker-style food at the restaurant, we wandered the settlement, trying … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom, Growth, Life, Peace, Rest, Truth, Vocation, Work

SEEKING

“What we seek, seeks us.” – Marsha Sinetar, Ordinary People as Monks and Mystics: Lifestyles for Self-discovery,” 1986. “And I love whoever loves me, And who earnestly seeks me shall find.” Proverbs 8:17 The Bible in Modern English, Fourth Edition, … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, God, Healing, Jesus, Love, Mercy, Peace, Receiving, 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

“i” – “I”: TWO SELVES

Spirituality is always in reference to two “I”s, two selves. The “i” of the person and the “I” of the Universe. It is religion in a personal mode, religion from the point of view of the “i” of yourself and … Continue reading

Posted in Creation, Eternity, God, Peace, Receiving, Silence, Spirit, Trust