Lessons from March 2024

Lessons from March 2024

Wisdom Of The Donkey

Saying to them, “Go to the village ahead of you, and at once you will find a donkey tied there, with her colt by her. Untie them and bring them to me.” Let’s explore the rich history and powerful symbolism of Palm Sunday’s narrative in the Christian scriptures. Jesus’ ride on a donkey reveals valuable lessons for the spiritual journey, and the wisdom of the donkey is the character needed to enter the Kingdom—the field of limitless potential and endless possibility. …

The Listening Mind

We are powerful co-creators when we use our intent and focus.  To be able to concentrate on one thing at a time is a valuable skill. We learn this process over time and there is no need to rush it or to become anxious about meditation.  It is a gradual release from obsessive worry and fear.   It is letting go of the negative persona and forgiving (untying of the mind) rather than holding onto judgment, anger and fear.   Some people…

Pictures, Patterns & Predicaments

Meditation is how we become more aware of the Sacred (God) Energy we are.  By sensing the Sacred Energy, you are pulled within.  Meditation is not a blanking out of the mind – it is paying attention to whatever arises and allowing it to move on without attaching to it.  The word Prayer in Aramaic means  “To set your mind like a trap and wait patiently for the thoughts of God to arise.” A quiet mind is a useful mind.  If your mind…

The Sacred Breath

In the beginning, Divinity breathed into humanity the sacred breath. Without this breath, we cannot live on the earth. It is one of the four elements that make up this world of form, fire, water, earth and air. The air you breathe is sacred and can be used deliberately.  Most people never really think about their breath until they have a problem with it, and then it becomes the main focus of their attention. What does it feel like to breathe consciously? Does your breath control how you feel? How…