Tag Archives: Spirituality:Finding Mine

Journey of Spirit, mind, soul and religion.

This

What is God’s will?

This question has followed me around all of my days, but today, “this” is the answer that I want to become better at accepting.

This place. This moment. This feeling. This body.

It seems that I don’t get to say what God’s will is for others even as I sometimes try to control or wrangle or direct. But today, one grace-filled nano-second at a time, I want to practice trusting that God’s will for me is in the holy now of This.

Fit to Sit

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A few gentle tools are showing up to help me get back to daily meditations.  They feel like a fit to sit.  One is low tech – words on paper from the ages; the other is a new APP.

From an older, treasured book I have rediscovered teachings from Richard J Foster in Celebration of Discipline; in particular his chapter The Discipline of Meditation.  These two passages lift and encourage me to remember that I don’t have to do this alone or rely upon my own flimsy will-power. Continue reading Fit to Sit