Sacred Practices

Sacred Practices for Spiritual Living

See Yourself as a Manifestation of Divine Love

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Wednesday Wisdom: See Yourself as a Manifestation of Divine Love. “…Our very being and the very being of everyone and everything around us is the generosity of God. God is creating us in the present moment, loving us into being, such that our very presence is the manifested presence of…

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How to Open Up More in Your Life

By Colette Lafia / Comments Off on How to Open Up More in Your Life

Wednesday Wisdom. Let Go. Let More. Gifts of the Spirit Last Friday, at the end of facilitating a day of prayer at Mercy Center, I had a moment of surprise. It was a Spirit-filled day, as participants prayed with the Seven Gifts of the Spirit, created art work, and engaged in…

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Open Your Heart to Love

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Wednesday Wisdom. Open Your Heart to Love My intention during this holy time is to cultivate a practice of dwelling in love, trusting that love is healing force, trusting in the perspective that love gives me. As my dear friend Brother Rene also told me: “God is love.” I offer…

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The Spirit Offers Healing

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Wednesday Wisdom: Gazing at my life with the Spirit. I continue to open myself to deeper healing within, wanting freedom, wanting integration. As I mourn the loss of my mother, I meet tender wounds that I still carry from a complex childhood. But healing is a process, not something I can…

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Where do you hear the invitation to surrender?

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Wednesday Wisdom: Where do you hear the invitation to surrender in your life? Save Save

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Write Your Personal Manifesto

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I invite you to write your own personal manifesto! I decided to give it a try after feeling defeated after working hard on a proposal that ended up not working out. I needed to feel my power; to believe in myself; and trust in the way my life is unfolding. Write yours today!…

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