Reflection for December 28, 2012
Prayer for a New Year:
Thank you for this new day, its beauty and its light.
Thank you for the chance to begin again.
Free me from the limitations of yesterday...
Marianne Williamson, Illuminata
Reflection for December 24, 2012
It is Christmas
every time you let God love others through you.
Yes, it is Christmas every time you smile at your...
Reflection for December 14, 2012
Life is a constant Advent season: we are continually waiting to become, to discover, to complete,
to fulfill. Hope, struggle, fear, expectation and...
Reflection for December 10, 2012
A lamp glows inside your heart,
With eight ways to light it,
Eight ways to keep it shining...
Reflection for November 30, 2012
“If you want to go quickly, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.”
Reflection for November 23, 2012
To leave the
world a bit
bett er, whether
by a healthy
child, a garden
Reflection for November 16, 2012
“In the depth of winter,
I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.”
~ Albert Camus
Reflection for November 9, 2012
The living owe it to those who no longer can speak to tell their story for them.
Reflection for November 2, 2012
All labour that uplifts
humanity has dignity
and importance and
should be undertaken
- Martin Luther King Jr.
Reflection for October 26, 2012
In seed time learn,
in harvest teach,
and in winter enjoy.
‐ William Blake
Reflection for October 19, 2012
The only limit to your impact is your imagination and commitment.
Reflection for October 12, 2012
All I am and have is
given to me as a gift of love, a gift to be
celebrated with Joy.
— Henri Nouwen
Reflection for October 5, 2012
It takes a deep commitment to change and an even deeper commitment to grow.
Reflection for September 28, 2012
ITS NOT HARD
- ROY E. DISNEY
Reflection for September 21, 2012
Nothing ever goes away until it
teaches us what we need to know.
~ Pema Chodron
Reflection for September 14, 2012
Encourage each other daily,
while it is still today.
Reflection for September 7, 2012
I went out to find a friend,
But could not find one there...
Reflection for August 31, 2012
“If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.”
Reflection for August 24, 2012
Cultivate optimism by committing yourself to a cause, a plan or a value system...
Reflection for the Week of August 17, 2012
Watch your thoughts,
they become words.
Watch your words,
they become actions.
Watch your actions,
they become habits.
Watch your habits,
they become character.
Watch your character,
they become destiny.
Reflection for August 10 2012
Good leaders make people feel that they’re at the
very heart of things, not at the periphery. Everyone
feels that he or she makes a difference to the success
of the organization. When that happens people feel
centered and that gives their work meaning.
Warren G Bennis
Reflection for July 27, 2012
A healthy attitude is contagious but don’t wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier.
Reflection for July 20, 2012
There is nothing like returning to a place
that remains unchanged to find the ways
in which you yourself have altered.
~ Nelson Mandela
Reflection for July 13, 2012
~ Brené Brown
Reflection for July 6, 2012
Uncertainty is like the wind. It may extinguish a candle but it energizes a fire. You want to be the fire and wish for the wind.
~ Naseem Taleb
Reflection for June 29, 2012
I am a Canadian, free to speak without fear, free to worship in my own way, free to stand for what I think right...
- John Diefenbaker
Reflection for June 25, 2012
Where differences meet, there hostility, fear, and conflict can arise or
~ David Spangler
Reflection for June 18, 2012
"Treat the earth well. It was not given to you by your parents, it was loaned to you by your children."
– Ancient Aboriginal Proverb
Reflection for June 8, 2012
"Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul..."
-- Emily Dickenson
Reflection for June 1, 2012
“I want to tell people approaching and perhaps fearing age that it is a time of discovery..."
~ Florida Scott-Maxwell
Reflection for May 25, 2012
~ Karle Wilson Baker
Reflection for May 18, 2012
When you are in doubt, be still and wait;
when doubt no longer exists for you,
then go forward with courage...
~ Ponca Chief White Eagle
Reflection for May 11, 2012
When you were small and just a touch away, I covered you with blankets against the cold night air...
Dona Maddux Cooper
Reflection for May 4, 2012
We learn as much from sorrow as from joy, as much from illness as from health...
~ Pearl S. Buck
Reflection for April 27, 2012
Every action in our lives touches on some chord that...
~Edwin Hubbel Chapin
Reflection for April 20, 2012
Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by...
Reflection for April 13, 2012
Giving ~ Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle...
Reflection for April 6, 2012
The risen Christ is with us until the end of time...
Pope Benedict XIV, from ʺUrbi et Orbiʺ Easter message 2011
Reflection for March 30, 2012
Holy Week Prayer:
as we move through this week,
give us the gifts of concentration,...
‐ Rebecca Sharpless
Reflection for March 23, 2012
“Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities...”
~ Dr. Dale Turner
Reflection for March 16, 2012
“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more..."
~ John Quincy Adams
Reflection for March 9, 2012
“Praise and love to the Mothers of the World. Praise and love to the Sisters of the World...
~ Luisah Teish
Reflection for March 2, 2012
“One should offer oblation to his own body and nurture it well. ”
- Rig Veda
Reflection for February 24, 2012
You have brains in your head.
You have feet in your shoes
You can steer yourself...
Reflection for February 17, 2012
Call it a clan, call it a network,
call it a tribe, call it a family...
Reflection for February 10, 2012
He who in
illness prays to the
His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI
Reflection for February 3, 2012
A laugh is
~ Victor Borge
Reflection for January 27, 2012
~ Native American Maxim
Reflection for January 20, 2012
The positive thinker sees the invisible, feels the...
~ Charles Caleb Colton
Reflection for January 13, 2012
if you win,
you will be happy;
~ Proverbial wisdom
Reflection for January 6, 2012
We do not remember days, we remember moments.
Cesare Pavese (1908-50)
I would be silent now,
that I might receive
the gift I need,
so I may become
the gift others need.
Ted Loder, "I am silent...and Expectant" in Guerrillas of Grace