Tag: butterfly

Easter 2019

The world is ending, says the caterpillar! No, it is just beginning, says the butterfly. – Unknown

Our Magical Universe Is Waiting

The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper. – Eden Phillpotts

The Mystery of Gratitude

Ironically, gratitude’s most powerful mysteries are often revealed when we are struggling in the midst of personal turmoil. – Sarah Ban Breathnach

Don’t Take the Easy Way

We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty. – Maya Angelou

Wednesday of Hope – Hope in a Caterpillar

There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it’s going to be a butterfly. – Margaret Fuller

As We Enter this New Year

As we enter this New Year, let us be open – with joy – to the mystery of how our lives will unfold. There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it’s going to be a butterfly. – Margaret Fuller  

Everything is Resurrection

It is not more surprising to be born twice than once; everything in nature is resurrection. – Voltaire

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.

You Are Destined to Fly

You are destined to fly, but that cocoon has got to go. – Nelle Morton

Where Do We Find Holiness?

The world is holy. We are holy. All life is holy. Daily prayers are delivered on the lips of breaking waves, the whisperings of grasses, the shimmering of leaves. -Terry Tempest Williams from Talking to God: Portrait of a World at Prayer (anthology)