The True Joy of Life is the Trip

Sooner or later we must realize there is no station, no one place to arrive at once and for all. The true joy of life is the trip. — Robert J. Hastings Have you ever put all your energy into a goal, only to be disappointed when it was achieved? Do you hope to someday arriveContinue reading “The True Joy of Life is the Trip”

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”

Make the Best of It

“Whatever life may send your way – make the best of it. Don’t waste your time and energy worrying about it. instead, find a way to do something about it. Learn from it, adjust to it, be strong, be flexible and be your best in every situation.” — Les Brown Throughout our lives we allContinue reading “Make the Best of It”

Heal the World Through Joy

“Once upon a time, when women were birds, there was the simple understanding that to sing at dawn and to sing at dusk was to heal the world through joy. The birds still remember what we have forgotten, that the world is meant to be celebrated.”― Terry Tempest Williams, When Women Were Birds: Fifty-four Variations on VoiceContinue reading “Heal the World Through Joy”

Choosing Heaven

“We may not be aware of it, but we choose either heaven or hell all the time. Every time we choose to hope, every time we choose to forgive and to let go of our resentments, we choose heaven, we choose life.” Quoted from Jocelyn Soriano’s blog I Take off the Mask  We choose toContinue reading “Choosing Heaven”

Wildly Enthusiastic About Little Things

“I still get wildly enthusiastic about little things… I play with leaves. I skip down the street and run against the wind.” — Leo F. Buscaglia One of the saddest things about being a “grown up” is that we forget to play. Play is one of the most important things we can do. It keeps us young andContinue reading “Wildly Enthusiastic About Little Things”

For the Beauty of the Earth

How often do we stop to admire, enjoy and take in the beauty of this planet we call home? Do we take time of offer joyful praise to the Creator for all that has been given to us? I have chosen the John Rutter setting of this hymn because of it’s quiet beauty. John RutterContinue reading “For the Beauty of the Earth”

The Sacred Creative Force of All That Is

“You are one thing only. You are a Divine Being. An all-powerful Creator. You are a Deity in jeans and a t-shirt, and within you dwells the infinite wisdom of the ages and the sacred creative force of All that is, will be and ever was.”― Anthon St. Maarten, Divine Living: The Essential Guide To Your TrueContinue reading “The Sacred Creative Force of All That Is”