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The Gate of Heaven is Everywhere! Episode 10

I want to share a few thoughts about challenges and rewards of serving as a contemplative group leader. Even you, who do not believe you can be a leader, can develop these skills. For in a contemplative group, every single … Continue reading

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From my heart I say…

Dear sisters and brothers, There is so much I want you to know, you searchers, and seekers, and those of you who know a deep longing for Something More, and those of you who fear you will never find it, … Continue reading

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She Rides Horses…

as her newest form of meditation. She told me the story just last week. She was realizing that nothing gives her more of a sense of mindful awareness and oneness than being on the back of her favorite horse and running free. … Continue reading

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I love teaching meditation…

because of the joy I find in gathering friends and strangers to experience oneness with God, ourselves, each other, and all created things. That sense of interconnectedness, of being part of the whole, as direct experience and not just not theory, … Continue reading

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I’m enraptured

I’m enraptured by an image from a story shared with me this week by Sylvia, a long-term volunteer at Project Lazarus. In a meeting of residents, staff, and volunteers we heard the pain of what had been a rough weekend. Some residents were relapsing in … Continue reading

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Dropping Everything

Dropping everything I could be doing this morning on a day of rest from labors, and dropping down beneath the wounds of a lifetime, I go in search of what is very near.   Surrounded by other seekers through the … Continue reading

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Walking Meditation: Finding Simple Radiance

Sacred yoga is one of my favorite forms of moving meditation. Walking meditation is another way I love to find my center while moving. Walking a sacred path on a labyrinth can be especially meaningful when I hold my intention … Continue reading

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