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Falling into Terror

To be truly alive, we must be willing to die–another of life’s many paradoxes. To live in fear of death stifles our ability to embrace life at its fullest. One must fall into the arms of the Lord in complete … Continue reading

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Sound Trilogy

  # 1 Sound as Energy Creator is energy; Energy is vibrations; Vibration has sound. Light is vibration; Thus Light is sound. Can you hear the sound of silence? Phones ringing, key boards clacking, TV blaring, tap-tap-tapping Cars honking, tires … Continue reading

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Don´t Give Up, Surrender

  How many ways can we surrender? We tap our feet, grind our teeth, sigh deeply: endless checkout lines snail pace traffic. These are not annoyances but gifts of God, moments to stop the frantic pace we create to hide … Continue reading

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Steps of Life #2

The reality of God lies in us all; our hearts hold this knowledge waiting for us to surrender, to grow tired of struggling alone. Beaten down, we grow humble, long for serenity we have never known. Finally we cry out … Continue reading

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Head Sounds

Rattle, bang, pop When will it stop The noise in my head Give me quiet instead Q uite eludes U ntil I surrender I gnoring the chatter E volking serenity T imeless is my love for You

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Into the Unknown

let go control is an illusion surrender opens possibilities

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Spiral Lesson — Learning to Surrender

Learning to surrender is not easy. The wall of pride, arrogance, and a need to be “right,” must be dismantled brick by brick. Reflect on how the concept of “surrender,” applies to your life. There is a big difference between … Continue reading

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What It Is

Cycles, rituals, habits, cows walk in lines, ants do, too. Salmon, butterflies, sparrows migrate year after year, moons wax and wane, seasons come and go, babies are born, grow up, and die. Why is it that we resist change with … Continue reading

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Bugs, Oh, No!

I found bugs growing in my glass jar of spaghetti. Wonder how many bugs and eggs we eat in our life time? I used to be repulsed at the idea but have learned to accept what I can’t change. Seems … Continue reading

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No Separation

There is no separation. There is no point where I end and you begin. There are no rules for all is as it should be. Judgments do not exist, faults can not be found. No borders to cross, no mine … Continue reading

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No Disappointments

Disappointment comes when we don’t get what we want and can not yet see that God has a better plan for us. Surrender, trust, let life unfold as it will. Learn from birds who greet the day with song, then … Continue reading

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Oops, I Forgot!

Oops, I forgot to surrender, and started to fret, obsessing about something over which I have no control. Yep, I’ve been backsliding into old patterns of worry. That’s the bad news. The good news is that now I catch myself … Continue reading

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Learning to Surrender

S ilently I turn to You U nable to go alone R emembering Your promise of help R egetting I’ve waited so long E ver more do I surrender N o more will I bear alone D ecision to turn … Continue reading

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The Email

I answered my friend’s funny email, chuckling at his humor. My response went unanswered…unusual for him. Then his wife wrote me telling me that he had died in an accident. So young, life snatched away without warning. Another friend has … Continue reading

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Against the Current

How often we try to swim against the current. The river of life is powerful and can easily sweep away those who battle her. One of the secrets of a peaceful life is to go with the flow, to surrender … Continue reading

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Arrow of Pain

Do not get lost in your pain for it is an arrow that points the way. Our pain can be our cure. Just as a woman experiences pain as she opens up to give birth to a child, we sometimes … Continue reading

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Path of Surrender

I thought I would go to my grave wrapped in sadness. For a long time I walked in grief, anger, and regret, each day a tortuous reminder that you are gone. Is there any greater pain than to lose the … Continue reading

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Surrender

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Tidbits of Truth #11

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Dis-Ease

Dis-ease, without ease, lacking peace. We wonder if illness is “our fault.” Are we somehow lacking spiritually, having bad luck? Is God angry with us? If we create our realities, did we create our illness? If we came with a … Continue reading

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Surrender

I surrender to my joy slipping into the music of life with wild abandon and sheer delight. I lie in fields of daisies watching drifting clouds. I let go of who I was and embrace who I AM, never looking … Continue reading

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