Guild Master Jean Tudor has a T-shirt that reads, “Earth without art is just Eh.” This morning I give thanks for practices that allow our eyes to open to Earth’s exquisite art.
“That’s how the process of awakening to the movement of spirit, the divine spark within, starts: opening. Heart, body, mind and soul ready to receive.” —Gena Davis, YogaMass: Embodying Christ Consciousness
“May we do what we can, where we can, however we can, to say no more, no more, no more to the violence against our children.” ~Ashley McFaul-Erwin, Keep Watch with Me Lenten Reader
I live for these kinds of moments of being carried upstream.
“If at this moment I heard a clock ticking, would I remember what it was, what it signified?” ~Mary Oliver, Upstream
“Jesus is the ultimate satisfier of our hunger as he is the bread of life. I’ve always believed that is a very much ‘here-and-in-the-thick-of-things’ satisfaction. In other words, I see him as the bread of life in the hands of a young child chomping on some whole-wheat bread.” ~Bishop James Hazelwood, New England Synod of the ELCA
Today’s sermon notes with PJ (Pastor Jeremy) at Living Word Lutheran Church