Category Archives: Silence

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

HEALING LIGHT

Some of the things in human experience that enable a sense of freedom can, paradoxically, limit us also. One such thing is language – words – semantics. There are concepts and experiences that simply cannot be adequately conveyed by words. … Continue reading

Posted in Giving, Healing, Heaven, Hope, Inner Life, Jesus, Silence

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

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

COMPOSURE

“Composure is truly such when we are able to meet new situations and sudden upheavals with equanimity. This composure may be acquired in various ways, by mental training, by silence and meditation, or through the attainment of an artistic degree … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, Giving, Guidance, Inner Life, Listening, Meditation, Power, Receiving, Silence

PRAY WITHOUT CEASING

“[Jesus] was asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God was coming, and he gave them this reply: “The kingdom of God never comes by watching for it. Men cannot say, ‘Look, here it is’, or ‘there it is’, … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmation, Comfort, Faith, Guidance, Heaven, Jesus, Listening, Prayer, Receiving, Silence, Thought, Trust