Thought pieces, prayers, and meditations.

Waking – a meditation

  In the grey cocoon of light the mind finds metamorphosis, makes from the wreck of what she was the wings of what she is.   Ursula K. LeGuin — Waking   I have been thinking about “spiritual awakening”. I heard a speaker, who said, that “spiritual awakening” is just what it says: that we “wake…

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forgiveness – a meditation

  Show me how to love the unlovable Show me how to reach the unreachable Help me now to do the impossible Forgiveness, Forgiveness Help me now to do the impossible Forgiveness It’ll clear the bitterness away It can even set a prisoner free There is no end to what its power can do So…

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spiritual awakening – a guest meditation from Beth

    Having had a spiritual awakening as a result of these steps, we tried to carry this message to others, and to practice these principles in all our affairs.   Step 12 of Al-Anon   I have heard many people in al anon say that they have had a spiritual awakening, thanks to this…

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giving thanks – a meditation

  Oh, we give thanks for this precious day, For all gathered here, and those far away; For this time we share with love and care, Oh, we give thanks for this precious day. “We Give Thanks” by Wendy Luella Perkins Today is Thanksgiving Day in the United States. It is a day when we…

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plant a tree – a meditation

    The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now. – Chinese Proverb   Steps 6 and 7 give me an opportunity to change. It is easy for me to say “Oh, that’s just the way I am, and anyway, it’s too late to do anything…

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