Daily Word: 08/02/2022

I greet the day with eagerness and enthusiasm. Just as the birds chirp first thing in the morning, greeting the day with joyful song, I, too, welcome each day with eagerness and enthusiasm. My zeal for life shines forth with the sun’s morning rays, illuminating the day ahead. No matter what the day holds, IContinue reading “Daily Word: 08/02/2022”

Daily Word 07/23/2022

I am liberated when I forgive. I bind myself to the past and place limits on my future when I withhold forgiveness and cling to resentment. I want to free myself from these heavy feelings and live with a clear mind and clean heart. Even if I feel my resentment is justified, I can lookContinue reading “Daily Word 07/23/2022”

Daily Word 07/21/2022

My positive attitude draws me closer to God. A positive attitude is my constant companion. Whether alone or among a multitude of people, I am secure within myself. I welcome ease and grace, grateful for the synchronicities that help me feel God’s presence. With positive expectancy, I look for what is good and uplifting andContinue reading “Daily Word 07/21/2022”

Daily Word 06/18/2022

Centered in faith and peace, I am a calming presence. The gospels tell the story of Jesus and his disciples crossing a lake when a sudden storm fills their boat with water. Jesus remains asleep even as the winds grow stronger. Awakened by his terrified disciples, Jesus, unperturbed, quickly calms the waves with an authorityContinue reading “Daily Word 06/18/2022”

Daily Word 04/17/2022

THROUGH CHRIST, I RISE AGAIN. On this glorious Easter Sunday, the sun rises on the new day. I am glorious, too, called to life and shining with joy because Christ is risen in me. Just as the stone was rolled away to reveal an empty tomb where Jesus’ crucified body had been, I roll awayContinue reading “Daily Word 04/17/2022”

Daily Word 04/16/2022

I AM COMFORTED BY THE LIGHT AND LOVE OF CHRIST. On this Saturday, the final day of Holy Week, I take time for quiet reflection. I feel comfort and deep peace as I recall the words of Jesus: “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. I do not give to youContinue reading “Daily Word 04/16/2022”

Daily Word 04/15/2022

I AM WILLING TO FORGIVE. In Luke’s gospel, Jesus is so attuned to divine love that he asks forgiveness for those who are putting him to death. Jesus’ example inspires me to release any resentment, bitterness, or anger I feel, no matter how much I believe those feelings are justified. I recognize that unwillingness toContinue reading “Daily Word 04/15/2022”

Daily Word 04/14/2022

GRACE MAKES MY EVERY ACT A PRAYER. The power of grace enters each moment through my prayerful intention. I can make even ordinary experiences shine with new radiance by making every act a prayer. On Maundy Thursday, Jesus shared an experience of grace with his disciples by breaking bread with them, washing their feet, andContinue reading “Daily Word 04/14/2022”

Daily Word 04/11/2022

I TRUST AND FOLLOW MY GUIDANCE. At times I may feel guided to travel an unexpected or even an unwanted path. In trust, I follow my guidance because I believe I am moving in the direction of my highest good. As I move through these uncharted experiences, the signs marking the way to go mayContinue reading “Daily Word 04/11/2022”

Daily Word 04/02/2022

I AM A GENTLE SPIRIT AND A BLESSING TO THE WORLD. Jesus was a beautiful example of a gentle spirit. He embraced all people with the same respect and love, regardless of their station in life. He saw each person as a child of God, worthy of loving care. I, too, am worthy of thisContinue reading “Daily Word 04/02/2022”