Category Archives: Work

DIVINE ENERGY

Religion is not a business by and for itself, which a man may practice apart from his other occupations, perhaps on certain fixed days and hours; but it is the inmost spirit, that penetrates, inspires, and pervades all our Thought … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, Freedom, Giving, Inner Life, Receiving, Truth, Vocation, Work

SIMPLE GIFTS

Christ’s thinking and teaching … dwelt when He pleased in the loftiest region of truths. … Words fell from Him the infinite depth of whose thought we have not fathomed yet. And yet, dwelling in this inner light and breathing … Continue reading

Posted in Christ, Faith, Giving, Growth, Kindness, Life, Peace, Perfection, Reality, Trust, Work

MOTHERS DAY, 2019

Proverbs 31:10-31 The Bible in Modern English; Section the Fourth Translated by Ferrar Fenton Fourth Edition, 1906 The Good Wife (Translator’s Note – Every couplet of the following exquisitely beautiful poem begins in the original with a letter of the … Continue reading

Posted in Comfort, Giving, Guidance, Healing, Jesus, Kindness, Life, Trust, Vocation, Wisdom, Work

TOUCH of GENIUS

Consecration in some degree is involved in any sane or rational life. It is only the person who can forget himself, and become absorbed in some large aim or end of life, that can enter into the joy of living; … Continue reading

Posted in Creation, Giving, Growth, Guidance, Reality, Receiving, Vocation, Work

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

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