|A Prayer Diary||
If you truly wish to put your thoughts to shame, to be serenely silent, and to live in the effortless enjoyment of a sober and quiet heart, let the Jesus Prayer cleave to your breathing, and in a few days you will see all this realized.
When we are in an unhealthy state physically or emotionally, we always want thrills.
Our neighbors are a testimony to the vast diversity of God. To reject this diversity is to reject aspects of the living God in our midst.
Br. Jim Woodrum, www.ssje.org
Thou hast made us for thyself and our souls are restless till they find their rest in thee.
St. Augustine, quoted in ww.cac.org
The goal of life is God! The source of life is God!
Howard Thurman, quoted in www.cac.org
God knows what you are going to say anyway, so don’t jam up the heavens with a bunch of words.
Mindful of our baptismal renunciation of "all evil powers of this world which corrupt and destroy the creatures of God," we are called to name injustice wherever we see it, and to bring healing and hope to those wounded by such 'demons.'
Br. Jonathan Maury
If we are going to live as disciples of Jesus, we have to remember that all noble things are difficult.