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Wednesday of Hope – Active Hope

Active Hope is waking up to the beauty of life on whose behalf we can act. We belong to this world.

– Joanna Macy

Bunny tracks in the back yard are great to wake up to!

Wandering

Not all who wander are lost.
– J.R.R. Tolkien

Wednesday of Hope – Don’t Be Afraid

This is the world. Beautiful and terrible things will happen. Don’t be afraid.

– Frederick Buechner

Wednesday of Hope – Finding Hope in the Stillness

In the stillness of the quiet, if we listen, we can hear the whisper of the heart giving strength to weakness, courage to fear, hope to despair.

– Howard Thurman

Wednesday of Hope – All Shall Be Well

All shall be well, and all shall be well, and all manner of thing shall be well…for there is a Force of love moving through the universe that holds us fast and will never let us go.

– Julian of Norwich

The Blessing that Flows through Everything

The more alert we become to the blessing that flows into us through everything we touch, the more our own touch will bring blessing.

– David Steindl-Rast, A Listening Heart

Wednesday of Hope – Hope in a Caterpillar

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

– Margaret Fuller