You are a veritable force for goodness.
Yet, how is it possible that your greatest gift is your giving of yourself?
Almost as if generosity were an infinite and lush loop of caring for another that actually enhances you somehow?
It’s Christmas. Whether you celebrate this holiday or enjoy another beautiful tradition, there’s no better time for us to envision a dove to help us conjure up peace together today.
Let her quietly show us the way toward universal goodwill.
Her benevolence need not be rare.
Yuletide carols and holiday music are in the air. Perhaps you are humming along to one of your favorite songs right now.
Have you stopped to think about making your own special music?
You must! Each of us has such a distinctive song to sing.
Want the magical secret to being thankful and showing appreciation?
It’s actually very simple (notice, I did not say easy).
Shift your instinctual thinking about what is missing or threatening.
Actually there’s way more than enough. There’s plenty.
Power pervades every aspect of your life.
If you are like most people, you know power when you see it. But can you really define it?
Let’s go beyond the traditional ideas of force, fear and arrogance as some of the typical means of power. Look at in a new light.
Place your hands on your heart for a second.
Feel into that miracle that lies beneath your flesh and your bones.
Protected, safe and completely out of sight, it’s often forgotten. Still, instinctively, it beats (and beats, and beats).
Standing on the shore, I watch the ocean breathe.
Won’t you join me?
One wave in, then another out.
These magical waves just keep coming.
Unstoppable in their journey, yet relentless in their consistency, they ceaselessly repeat their dance.
Ahhhh, joy, my elusive friend.
You mean the world to me.
You run, you jump, you leap for the outermost reaches of a life entirely lived. Taking me by the hand, you playfully pull me along to explore the light.
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