July 9, 2019

Contemplative prayer is the practice of gazing upon the nature of the infinite Christ. It is centering our thoughts and focusing our absolute being upon the awareness of God. Alone with God in the silence, our hearts praise and seek the face of the one who reveals the invisible. It is in the silence we open our hearts to the eternal mystery of a transcendent father and mother. We quiet the nonstop noise bantering in our heads, continually seeking an… Read more

July 1, 2019

I am a human judging machine in need of a cure. My mind is a dualistic processor of information. It is a binary operating system with either/or thinking as the default position. I can identify the character flaws of everyone but cannot recognize my own. My mind evaluates and makes instantaneous judgments on everything I see or hear about you. The moment I see you or listen to you say something; I immediately assess whether I like you or not…. Read more

June 25, 2019

Contemplative prayer is the conscious awareness of living in communion with God.  Somewhere the church lost the understanding that the purpose of prayer is to grow in intimacy with the Creator of the universe. Prayer is more than saying, reading, and reciting prayers to God even though they are all good. In the most authentic sense, prayer is the path to cultivating an intimate relationship with the eternal Father and Mother. Prayer teaches us to rest in the knowledge Gods… Read more

June 19, 2019

I stand at the door and knock, waiting for the invitation to gain entrance into your heart to commune with you one on one. I know how crazy your world can be at times.  Many thoughts in your head keep you awake at night. The anxiety you feel for your loved ones permeate your entire being. You have so much to do and so little time to do it. You ask yourself; will I ever get a moment’s peace? Will… Read more

June 15, 2019

I am the eternal light of the world. My glory shines into the darkness beyond the outer limits of the earth. I am the omnipotent and omnipresent light of all the universe. I am the resurrected Christ, the divine presence behind everything that your eyes can see. There is nothing that exists I did not create for I am everywhere you look. Unless you can see me in the least of all humanity in the most unlovely and those you… Read more

June 12, 2019

There is no closure with grief and loss that you experience in the death of someone you love. It is excruciatingly painful, and those losses stay with you for the rest of your life. I want you to remember that my love remains with you and never ends either. The moment you’re born till the day you die, you try to avoid all emotional discomfort and suffering. You don’t like suffering, and when you see somebody in pain, you want… Read more

June 9, 2019

I understand the weight of the discouragement you feel when you let yourself and others down. You desire with all your heart to have positive relationships. However, your negative feelings about yourself cause you to bleed all over others. I do not want you to lose hope you can change your life with my help. You can cultivate; a sense of genuine love and well-being for yourself and others. You no longer have to be a slave to feelings of… Read more

June 5, 2019

I want you to recall the probing words I spoke to Job, where were you when I laid the earth’s foundation? Everything that exists since the beginning of time is a witness and testimony of my glory. You are never alone for I am always with you. The shining stars lit at night and hidden from view during the noonday sun reveals my omnipotent handiwork. The wildflower in the countryside standing alone sings praise in silence to the everlasting creator… Read more

June 3, 2019

I do not want you to be afraid or let fear overwhelm you. Keep your eyes on me, for I am with you and will watch over you wherever you go. The world, at times, is a scary place. However, I do not want you to lie awake at night, unable to sleep because of the fearful thoughts of what tomorrow will bring. Release your anxious thoughts and place your cares into my loving arms and be still and rest… Read more

May 31, 2019

In Mindful Christianity, we are learning how to pay attention to what we are thinking to settle and quiet the mind down. In seeking God, we desire to experience a sense of calmness and the peace and presence of Christ in our heart. We recognize our thoughts are, self-talk, consisting of images, fantasies,  memories, and plans for life, which spin around in our heads as uninvited guests. We understand our thoughts arise moment by moment in our minds while others… Read more

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