Tag Archives: prayer

A View with a Twist

Sometimes a simple twist in thought is a big shift! One of the participants in Monday night’s Inner Journey of Lent class is reading An Altar in the World by Barbara Brown Taylor.  Barbara mentions praying for guidance about which path to take.  The answer was to do whatever you want, just do it in…

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Be Careful What You Ask For

I was asking myself why some things I’m not so excited about are happening in my life.  I know things just happen and life doesn’t go as planned but couldn’t that be in someone else’s day?  Then I remembered.  Oh, my…. This being the Year of the Snake and all, I had been praying for…

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Looking for You! (and You Too!)

I woke up this morning with spinning thoughts around getting people to the Creative Life Center at St. Ambrose Open House and to our classes.  One of my deepest desires is to bring expanding experiences into the lives of those who would appreciate it.  The first steps are to get the word out about our…

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The Hurrier I Go, the Behinder I Get

These days I have more than plenty to do, even more than plenty that I would enjoy doing.  (Housework is just not making the list.  🙂 ) What I’m learning is to start by not doing.  Most mornings I meditate – often by simply sitting and breathing, letting thoughts float away.  On “me” days when…

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