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Wednesday of Hope – Don’t Stop Dreaming

We dream to give ourselves hope. To stop dreaming – well, that’s like saying you can never change your fate.

– Amy Tan, The Hundred Secret Senses

Where Does Prayer Begin?

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Prayer begins at the edge of emptiness.
– Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel

How Do You Experience Worship?

Great compassion is the root of all forms of worship.
– His Holiness the Dalai Lama
In the grandeur of Niagara Falls, how is one's heart not moved to worship?

In the grandeur of Niagara Falls, how is one’s heart not moved to worship?

What Do You Bring to the World?

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Some people go through life trying to find out what the world holds for them only to find out too late that it’s what they bring to the world that really counts.
 – Lucy Maud Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables

The Poet Speaks Again

To live, we must daily break the body and shed the book of creation. When we do it knowingly, lovingly, skillfully, reverently, it is a sacrament. When we do it ignorantly, greedily, destructively, it is a desecration.

– Wendell Berry, The Gift of Good Land

The art glass of Chihuly graces and is graced by the garden which it shares

The art glass of Chihuly graces and is graced by the garden which it shares

Mystery in the Cosmos

Occasionally – at a waterfall, on a walk, hugging someone we love- we glimpse a trace of infinity. Something inside us remembers the oneness.

• Daniel C. Matt in God and the Big Bang

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A glimpse of infinity