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Notes on Our Spiritual Journey

Welcome to our blog where we’ll feature a variety of topics and strategies to create more joy, more love, and more inspiration in your life.

  • Affirmative Prayer

    Dec 17, 2022
    Today I celebrate Life! With all the distractions in this wonder-filled world of circumstances, today, I am reminded that “that which I focus upon expands in my life.”  “Life” that Dr. Holmes describes in This Thing Called Life (1943):  This is a Universal Wholeness seeking expression through everything.  We are calling it simply Life. . . . Life ...
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  • Affirmative Prayer

    Dec 03, 2022
    Dear Ones:   Today I received a letter that Rev. Trish had us write at a workshop last New Years. We were to imagine that God was writing a letter to ourselves. After reading it today, I was struck by how much more deeply the truths about myself resonated within me now than when I had written them a year ...
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  • Affirmative Prayer

    Nov 15, 2022
    Dear Ones…. Please accept my apology for not getting this posted this morning. This is Native American Heritage Month, also known as, Indigenous Peoples of the Americas Month. Today’s Holmes quotes are drawn from his Reader on Practical Wisdom. “The Spirit of God is an undivided and indivisible Wholeness.  It fills all time with Its presence and all space with ...
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  • Affirmative Prayer

    Nov 11, 2022
    Beloveds, This came to me from a dear friend in our interfaith community, grounding us in the Oneness of all traditions: On this election day, help us uphold the lessons you have taught us:  love for our neighbors, respect for one another, and caring for those in need.  May we use the power of voting and policy ...
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  • Affirmative Prayer

    Nov 04, 2022
    As I gaze in wonder at the breathtaking array of colors on the many trees surrounding me, I feel such gratitude for the gift of this abundant majesty that is given to us every year before the many gray days of winter. This contrast reminds me of the wisdom and joy that Spirit sends to us through ...
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  • Affirmative Prayer

    Oct 24, 2022
    Those who are materially minded have but the “arm of flesh” Those who recognize God as the only power live without fear, with no concern for external power, regardless of its size. Whether it is a high fever, dire poverty, or a hydrogen bomb, it is but the “ arm of flesh”; whereas we have ...
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  • Affirmative Prayer

    Oct 03, 2022
    “RISE ABOVE THE DESIRE for health and well-being. Just as we have risen above discord, RISE ABOVE HARMONY. Rise to where there are no pairs of opposites, to where there is only INFINITE DIVINE BEING. Rise to where there is only a desire for the realization and awareness of God’s Presence and find fulfillment in ...
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  • Affirmative Prayer

    Sep 15, 2022
    Dear Ones …“We do not create in the sense that we make something out of nothing, but only in the sense that we make something out of something.  And we create a new form because we are equipped with a mind to think and to feel and to will and to imagine.  So everyone who makes a ...
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