October 21, 2009

This week we turn to God with a prayer Living with Purpose.

We hope this prayer and related readings will enliven your spirit and enrich your unfolding journey of faith.

May God's peace be with you~

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Living with Purpose

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Gracious God,
What did you have in mind when you breathed the breath of life into me? I ask that you will give me clarity of purpose; that you will reveal to me my own reason for existence; that you will give me the sure and certain assurance that even when I have lost track of myself and my life, your purpose, though unknown to me or forgotten by me, is still being lived out through me.

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Pentecost Calendar

Perplexity is the beginning of knowledge.

—Kahlil Gibran

from Practicing Holiness on Ordinary Days: 
A quote-a-day calendar
for the season of Pentecost-

Healing Words by Caren Goldman
Healing Words: SOUL
SEVERALYEARS AGO, psychotherapist Thomas Moore wrote a series of best-selling books that examined how the soul operates and manifests itself. For Moore, the soul is not a religious object or some ethereal part of us that survives our physical death. Instead, the soul is a quality or a dimension of experiencing life and ourselves that has to do with depth, heart, value, relatedness, and personal substance.

To care for our soul we must become familiar with its ways, advises Moore.

Read more from Caren Goldman's Healing Words on explorefaith.org

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