Tag: surprise

Living on Surprise

Expect nothing. Live frugally on surprise. – Alice Walker

More on Being a Blessing

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

Wisdom from The Midrash

God always provides what we need, but we must be ready to open our eyes and see it. – The Midrash

Weekly Photo Challenge: Surprise

I love today’s Advent reading from The Song of Songs – Song of Songs 2:18-14. And certainly the sight of a young stag peering through the window would evoke delight and surprise. May your Christmas days – all twelve of them – be filled… Continue Reading “Weekly Photo Challenge: Surprise”

Gratitude Opens Us – Part 2

Many years ago I read the book¬†Gratefulness, the Heart of Prayer,¬†by David Steindl-Rast, and loved it. The wisdom found there can be appreciated again and again. As we approach our national feast Thanksgiving, let us ask the Spirit to open our hearts to gratitude… Continue Reading “Gratitude Opens Us – Part 2”