Tag Archives: 2011

Grace Gifts 3/28/11

Wisteria blooms overtake. Along the roads as I drive purple blooms erupt signing spring’s arrival. The past weeks struggling to live this Eucharisteo. To give thanks seeking the gifts He sends if only I look. Yet I continue. Seeking graces even as I simply move through motions. Knowing the joy will come as it has...

Finding Emotional Rest

Emotional rest. As cliche as it is to say this our fast paced world doesn’t help the emotional unrest and anxiety most feel these days.  Just as each person finds varying ways for physical and spiritual rest we all have our own ways of finding emotional rest.  For me there are a few avenues that...

Even Through Rain

Rain or cloudy skies greeted each morning. Only brief moments of sunshine through the bleakness of five days. My melancholy bent waiting rather impatiently for sunshine. Pushing my mind to be grateful. To give thanks for the graces. 105. An indoor place to run amidst the heavy downpour of storms.  106. A warm home and...

A Sunday Dare

I’ve written about my word for 2011. Eucharisteo. Disciplining myself to give thanks for even the smallest of graces and even the hardest of experiences. The message in One Thousand Gifts is changing me. Changing my perspective. So today I am asking you all to share in the comments one thing, one grace, however big...

Forgiving Ourselves

Forgiveness. Not the easiest aspect of following Christ. Forgiving others is difficult when they have really hurt you. Sometimes it’s a daily thing of forgiving. Sometimes I have to choose daily to forgive someone, but allowing that person back into my trust usually doesn’t happen. What is even harder than forgiving others I think though...