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Mindful Monday – A spiritual journey

Mindful Monday – A spiritual journey

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A Spiritual Journey And the world cannot be discovered by a journey of miles, no matter how long, but only by a spiritual journey, a journey of one inch, very arduous and humbling and joyful, by which we arrive at the ground at our feet, and learn to be at home. ~ Wendell Berry "Skating!" Bonnie Shulman, 2010.
Mindful Monday: Be joyful

Mindful Monday: Be joyful

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"Be joyful, though you have considered all the facts." --Wendell Berry What are you noticing about your capacity to choose joy in this moment? ... for Mindful Monday ... Source: "Manifesto: The Mad Farmer Liberation Front" from The Country of Marriage, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc. 1973.  Photo credit: "snow on holly bush berry plant," C Watts, 2016.
Daily Practice for September 12, 2016

Daily Practice for September 12, 2016

Word:  I have been in search of a consistent Sabbath day and I don't know where I'm going to find it! So I think I'm sourcing this to the internet hive mind. The day that I really want for Sabbath is Monday but on the 2nd and 4th Mondays, we have the Peacemaking Coordinating Team (PCT) meetings. Also, starting in two weeks, that is when my weekly meeting with the ministry team at Riverton Park UMC (RPUMC) will be. So scratch Mondays. Mondays was previously my Sabbath day. Tuesdays has possibilities other than it is not Monday. Tuesdays has been my weekly meeting time at RPUMC and "in office" time there. It is also a great preparation day for planning worship, Bible study, etc. Wednesdays, I lead Bible study and spend time at Echo Glen detention center. Thursdays, maybe. But it doesn't ...