Showing posts tagged as 'mind'

Fresh Start

Tags: Ignatian-spirituality, Mind, Spirit

April 28, 2010 20:03

If you've been following this blog for awhile, you've picked up on the fact that I enjoy sunrises. I'm an early riser, and I love to sit on my back porch, coffee in hand and watch the dawn of a new day. It's worth the effort!Yesterday, a young man I know started a new job. I've been friends with Diego and his parents for almost fifteen years now, and I guess you could say that I've become one...


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Time to get moving

Tags: Body, Ignatian-spirituality, Mind, Spirit

April 26, 2010 06:54

Probably like you, I'm on several email subscription lists. Just about every day I receive an email from John Eldridge, and they contain some quote from one of his many great books. I thought today's quote from his book, Sacred Romance was a great one to share:

Journey or Homestead?

Every great story involves a quest. In J. R. R. Tolkien’sThe Hobbit,Bilbo Bagginsran from the door at a quarter...


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Where the wind has blown

Tags: Ignatian-spirituality, Mind, Spirit

April 24, 2010 21:42

Today has been a day of recollection. As I enter my last week of the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius, I'm to review my journal and look for ideas/concepts/situations that remind me of how God has been moving in my life over the last 30+ weeks.I hardly got through my first entry written on September 23rd, 2009, when I acknowledged just how present God has been to me throughout this time. As...


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Time With Friends

Tags: Ignatian-spirituality, Mind, Spirit

April 21, 2010 14:49

Yesterday, some elderly friends of mine returned to Maryland after spending the winter in Florida. This year, it was cold down there for much of the time, and they were excited to come north.I've known this couple for nearly twenty years, and they are faithful friends. I have watched them grow old, and now they are beginning to struggle with their health. Their friends are dying off, several...


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Resolution Review

Tags: Body, Ignatian-spirituality, Mind, Spirit

April 13, 2010 07:38

Well, it's been about five months since many of us made our annual New Year's Resolutions. I was trying to remember mine, so I guess maybe I haven't quite met them. Hum...USA Today did a study where researchers tracked individuals who made New Year's resolutions. They divided them into two groups: (1) Those who made a resolution and wrote it down, and (2) those who made one but didn't write it...


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