Category Archives: Spiritual Journey Thursday


   Carol V. said it all in response to Holly’s Tweet which announced this week’s subject: “Home is where the heart is!” Feeling the inexplicable need to be silently reflective this week, I, nonetheless, just can’t resist breaking my silence–with … Continue reading

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Imagine! He calls us His Beloved!

     “Self-rejection is the greatest enemy of the spiritual life because it contradicts the sacred voice that calls us the ‘Beloved.’  Being the Beloved expresses the core truth of our existence.” H. Nouwen Like the “association” word game, Holly Mueller … Continue reading

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center stage: Mercy!

Since yesterday was Random Acts of Poetry Day, I humbly put you center stage on my blog platform, dear Portia, to speak to me of mercy. Please remind me, if you will, of the truth about mercy that you first … Continue reading

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Our Father–can you relate?

Jesus told His Church–His body of followers–to pray, “Our Father who art in heaven…. (Overly?) Sensitive from my youngest years about being an only child, my friends’ complaints about having to share bedrooms, do without wished-for toys, or wear hand-me-downs … Continue reading

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