"Be Still and know that I am God" 

- Psalm 46:10

 

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– For the greater glory of God

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Monday
Jul252016

Daily Meditation – Living a life of gratitude

On this past Friday, July 22, 2016, our good friend and nextdoor neighbor, Nita Garrison, passed away. Throughout her battle with cancer, she always carried a smile and incredible generosity in her heart. We miss you greatly.  The following meditation is in loving memory of our friend, Nita.
     
It is not what you gather, but what you scatter, that tells what kind of a life you have lived.
 
- Anonymous

Please pray for the respose of the soul of Nita Garrison.  As well, please pray for her husband, children and all who were touched by her smile.  The following is a fund setup for the college funding of the children. Please consider a donation.
     
    

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Sunday
Jul242016

Daily Meditation – Calming of the sea

One day he got into a boat with his disciples and said to them, "Let us cross to the other side of the lake." So they set sail, and while they were sailing he fell asleep. A squall blew over the lake, and they were taking in water and were in danger. They came and woke him saying, "Master, master, we are perishing!" He awakened, rebuked the wind and the waves, and they subsided and there was a calm. Then he asked them, "Where is your faith?" But they were filled with awe and amazed and said to one another, "Who then is this, who commands even the winds and the sea, and they obey him?"

- Luke 8:22-25

 

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Saturday
Jul232016

Daily Meditation – Wisdom in seeking God

Strive to see God in all things without exception, and-acquiesce in His will with absolute submission. Do everything for God, uniting yourself to Him by a mere upward glance, or by the overflowing of your heart towards Him. Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inward peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset. Commend all to God, and then lie still and be at rest in His bosom. Whatever happens, abide steadfast in a determination to cling simply to God, trusting to His eternal love for you; and if you find that you have wandered forth from this shelter, recall your heart quietly and simply. Maintain a holy simplicity of mind, and do not smother yourself with a host of cares, wishes, or longings, under any pretext.

Saint Francis de Sales

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Be Still | Read | Contemplate It | Listen | Dialogue | Close With Praise and Thanks

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Friday
Jul222016

Daily Meditation – Being Still

"Happiness is as a butterfly which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp, but which if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you."

- Nathaniel Hawthorne
 

Be Still | Read | Contemplate It | Listen | Dialogue | Close With Praise and Thanks

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Thursday
Jul212016

Daily Meditation – Come to the Silence

And God said...

Come to the silence, life is so loud - And your soul needs a break from the clock and the crowd.

Come to the silence, And let my love start, To heal all life's hurts, And comfort your heart

Come to the silence, Be calm and be still, Just rest in my arms - for today, that's my will...

Come to the silence, In search of my peace, Gently your doubts and your fears will all cease.

Come to the silence - Here, take my hand, Have you forgotten, that I understand?

-  Author Unknown

 

Be Still | Read | Contemplate It | Listen | Dialogue | Close With Praise and Thanks

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Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam – For the greater glory of God