Intention is defined as a determination to act in a certain way. A course of action that one intends to follow. Intention is a vision that guides our thoughts, our desires, and choices. Actually when we are stating our intention, we are using the power of the will to take a deliberate course of action.
Capacity To Take Action
When I use the word power please understand I don't mean power in the … [Read More...]
I delight in gardening and living with plants in my home. And as a gardener I have the choice of planting flowers or weeds . I can either intelligently cultivate the garden or let it run wild. My responsibility is to prepare the ground, fertilize, seed, water, weed and tend to the harvest. If I allow the weeds to overtake the seeds, they cannot take root and blossom … [Read More...]
Everything is composed of energy including our thoughts and emotions. And the thing is once we have birthed them, they take on a life force of their own. Just as we have inherited the color of our eyes, hair and other characteristics from our ancestors, we have also inherited thoughts, beliefs and memories from them.
These affect us whether or not we are aware of it. Our health, finances, … [Read More...]
Joy is a feeling that is not dependent on anything outside of us. We all have the misconception that emotions and feelings are the same and when speaking about them we interchangeably use these words. But actually emotions are fleeting, temporary, the movement is out and they are based on our reactions to outside triggers.
State Of Peace
Joy bubbles up from within and is present … [Read More...]
I love Psalm 91 and I say it repeatedly throughout my day especially when I am frightened or when I feel that I need an extra blanket of protection around me. But always I say it out loud in the morning before I get on with my day. I find it a very helpful tool and sometimes I find myself saying excerpts of it in my dreams. I keep the Bible opened to this chapter on the nightstand next to my … [Read More...]
As we are wrapping up another year and getting ready to celebrate the new, 2016, we are leaving the past behind. We are leaving behind all that has happened, the good, the bad and the ugly. If you need to, do a year in review, quickly tracing back from now to the beginning of the year. But be mindful about looking back in regret and sadness for what is left behind in other … [Read More...]
Lately, I have been finding more ways of bringing more joy into my life. So many of us are trying to create a simpler lifestyle one that focuses on health, and well-being. And more and more, I realize that I enjoy and appreciate the little things in my life.
For me, one of the things that brings me joy is being with friends enjoying simple things. Recently, I went on a drive through … [Read More...]
Prayers are simply our speaking to God or the Invisible Reality. They can be formal, spoken or silent. They are always answered. Sometimes not in the ways expected but in ways needed. And so it is best to not be attached to the outcome.
Prayer, a Protective Bubble
I pray to ask for protection from accidents, abusive and aggressive people. And I pray for guidance when I am facing a … [Read More...]