As we near the end of our month of honoring our mother the Earth, this beautiful music and scenery seemed appropriate. Native flute music always takes me to another place. Feel free to join me.
“We are all part of Mother Earth. She sustains us and we must sustain her in return.” – Chief Dan George
I am rooted in the energy of Mother Earth.
When Bob and I first moved to our current home eight years ago, this was a beautiful place. A wooded lakeside community we have watched slowly being destroyed by people who want perfectly manicured lawns without the inconvenience of trees and wildlife. We will pay for these actions which we are already beginning to seeContinue reading “Loving our Mother Earth”
God is in all and through all. In Him we live and move and have our being. This means we actually walk with God every minute of every day of our lives. Most of the time we are not even consciously aware of the presence that is never an absence. But those times when weContinue reading “Walking with God”
With the Autumnal Equinox on September 22nd the journey toward winter began. For many this is a time of planning and preparation, making sure homes and vehicles are ready for the impending cold. Squirrels are busily burying nuts so they will have food for winter. Our daily lives begin to change as we digContinue reading “Walking into Autumn”
“You carry Mother Earth within you. She is not outside of you. Mother Earth is not just your environment. In that insight of inter-being, it is possible to have real communication with the Earth, which is the highest form of prayer.” — Thich Nhat Hanh
In the creation story in Genesis God shapes human bodies from the dust of the earth and breathes life into them. Literally or figuratively, doesn’t this tell us that God is our Father the earth is our Mother? Over the years I have found myself becoming more in tune with the rhythm of the seasons.Continue reading “Listen to Your Mother”