Simplicity, Patience, Compassion

I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasure. — Lao Tzu Simplicity, patience and compassion are the greatest things we can possess. We may spend years of struggle seeking after them only to discover there were right there waiting for us all along.

Opportunities to Decide

“All of life exists as a tool of your own creation, and all of its events merely present themselves as opportunities for you to decide and be, who you are.” — Neale Donald Walsh This is powerful. Sit and ponder it for a minute. All of life — all of it, is a tool —Continue reading “Opportunities to Decide”

My Favorite Season

 “Fall has always been my favorite season. The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale.” – Lauren DeStefano My favorite thing about Fall here at the lake is that things start to slow down and get quiet. The traffic through theContinue reading “My Favorite Season”

It’s Okay to Just be Happy

“It’s okay to be happy with yourself for all that you are and aren’t. It’s okay to accept that life will not always be a “win-win”. Its okay to fall and pick yourself back up. It’s okay to be different and not be accepted by the crowd. Its okay to be on that journey ofContinue reading “It’s Okay to Just be Happy”

Most Positive and Joyful way

“Do good, live in the most positive and joyful way possible every day.’ – Roy T. Bennett Read more: https://www.spiritbutton.com/joy-quotes/#ixzz6zBvyK9LA In what ways are you living in the most positive and joyful way right now? How does being positive and joyful relate to doing good? Something to think about. Please feel free to post your thoughtsContinue reading “Most Positive and Joyful way”

What You Can Create

“Instead of worrying about what you cannot control, shift your energy to what you can create.”― Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart The duration of this pandemic has definitely been a time of great worry. But is has also been a time of great creation. We have learned new ways of doing things from workingContinue reading “What You Can Create”

A Work of Art in Progress

“What would it be like if you lived each day, each breath, as a work of art in progress? Imagine that you are a Masterpiece unfolding every second of every day, a work of art taking form with every breath.”—Thomas Crum Please take a few minutes to consider this quote. Journal about it if youContinue reading “A Work of Art in Progress”

What is Mine to Do?

 “I have done what was mine to do.  May Christ teach you what is yours.” — St. Francis of Assisi What is mine to do? This has been the question i have been asking over and over as I have watched our country being torn apart from within. As I have sought my guidance the answerContinue reading “What is Mine to Do?”