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Seeing through the Beloved’s Eyes

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Borrow the Beloved’s eyes. Look through them and you’ll see the Beloved’s face everywhere. No tiredness, no jaded boredom…things you have hated will become helpers.
–  Jalaluddin Rumi, translated by Coleman Barks, We Are Three

Wisdom of Exploration

In wisdom gathered over time I have found that every experience is a form of exploration.

– Ansel Adams

Exploring the Blue Ridge Parkway

Exploring the Blue Ridge Parkway

What Is God Saying?

Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God’s handwriting.

– Ralph Waldo Emerson

During this season of Lent, let us be attentive to the love letters that God is writing to us.

God's beautiful penmanship!

God’s beautiful penmanship!

The Infinite Beauty of God

The infinite beauty of God is constantly being discovered anew.

– St. Gregory of Nyssa

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Happy Thanksgiving!!

Happy Thanksgiving!!!

Happy Thanksgiving!!!

Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more.

– Melody Beattie

Where Is Your Altar?

Everywhere, wherever you may find yourself, you can set up an altar to God in your mind by means of prayer.

– The Way of a Pilgrim, author unknown

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More on Prayer

Appreciating the sunset over the Blue Ridge Mountains

What is real prayer?
Praise to God.
And the meaning of prayer?
Appreciating; thus opening the heart
more and more to the Divine beauty
on sees in manifestation.

-Pir_O-Murshid Hazrat Inayat Khan
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