Some words have very little meaning, and yet they are used way too much. Other words have giant importance and yet they are seldom used. Conscience is one such word that is used infrequently, and yet its power and dynamic relevance is always significant. A deep, trustworthy internal guidance system is an important gift, we… More Conscience and the chain of healthy, reinforcing behaviors
Recently, in a private Society of Friends page to which I belong , the opinion was stated by some that that certain aspects of the Biblical record make it undesirable for Quakers to use in worship and practice. It saddens me that many Quakers have become so liberal, that they try to discredit the spiritual… More My Quaker Faith And The Bible
I think a lot about the recorded event, where Jesus called Peter to come to Him walking on the water. Well of course, we who now know the story, have the onlooker’s sight advantage. We as observer’s seeing the whole account, know that Peter actually could have walked on water if he believed… More He still calls people to come to Him, walking on the water.
—————————————————- Prayer can find; The Holy Hug of God- Prayer 101 – God may know all things. But prayer is not osmosis. God my be able to know every thought but the function of prayer is not for God to read your mind. God wants to hear from you. As a parent, you may know what… More Find The Holy Hug of God in Prayer
Guidance has been on my mind all morning. I felt lead to share this with a close friend, earlier. So, I share here; in hopes that it may help some of you… I often think about: Three or four, 3-step models for guidance in life. These have been the topic on my mind today and… More Two models for Divine Guidance
In the south, when the time of year is ripe in late summer, you can smell the honeysuckle in the sweet air, before you know exactly where it is. I have found that sensing the Spirit of God is like that. God is often the most anonymous person I know. He owns all, is over all and yet… More The plentifulness of God’s love to open hearts.
A few years ago, I was praying silently before a meal in a restaurant and thought a waitress had walked up beside me waiting on me to stop praying, to speak to me. It was an overshadowing feeling that someone was standing over me. I started to open my eyes and look and realized I would be… More My Unseen Friend