In Mercy

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†When I’m shown a sign numerous times, or am directed someplace over and over, I know it’s a big damn deal.¬† This week was no exception. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†While my desk job is soon to be going through a huge operational systems change, I have […]

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Generous and Mindful Grace

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†At the most stressful and confusing times, that’s when we need to be our most calm and focused. ¬†And yet, we don’t always remember this. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Today’s message brings us back to present. ¬†Just as our conscious intelligence brings the wandering thoughts back to […]

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Bargain Hunting

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†There are those among us who are serenely satisfied. ¬†And then, there are others. ¬†Some who (like me!) have, what Dan calls, a screaming case of The Wants. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† No where, in the Grand Plan, does it say that we must go without. […]

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Recouping in the Affirmative

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†What I heard this morning was clear and dramatic. ¬†The images specific¬†and detailed. ¬†We are being asked to recall¬†something¬†from an earlier guidebook¬†definition. ¬†And apply it right now. Accept what is. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Of¬†course¬†this is not the same as being resigned to our fate. ¬†Because our […]

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Knowledge and Advancement.

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†The gradual changes (and¬†improvements?) that I’ve made over the past few years don’t seem like much while I’m in the middle of them. ¬†But looking back, some are damn impressive! ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Sure, becoming a non-smoker after so long was fairly major, but it was […]

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