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Wednesday of Hope – An Orientation of the Soul


Hope is the deep orientation of the human soul that can be held at the darkest times.

― Václav Havel

The Grateful Heart

As the colder and darker days of Advent arrive, let us enter them with joy and anticipation.

There shall be eternal summer in the grateful heart.

– Celia Laighton Thaxter


Gardening Gratefulness


Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
– Marcel Proust

The Wisdom of Mistakes

Mistakes are the growing pains of wisdom.

– William Jordan


Just a weed on the side of the road?

Seeking Circles of Wisdom


The next best thing to being wise oneself is to live in a circle of those who are.

– C.S. Lewis


Fast from Judging Others

Today’s suggestion for Lent is:

Fast from judging others.  Remember how God overlooks our faults, and then remember Pope Francis’s words, “Who am I to judge?”

After all, everything is flawed

After all, everything is flawed

Let Us Pause for Just a Moment

Something precious is lost if we rush headlong into the details of life without pausing for a moment to pay homage to the mystery of life and the gift of another day.
– Kent Nerburn

Let's pause - just for a moment

Let’s pause – just for a moment