"forgiveness is unlocking the door to set someone free and realizing you were the prisoner!"
"pain has a way of clipping our wings and keeping us from being able to fly. and if left unresolved for very long, you can almost forget that you were ever created to fly in the first place."
-William P. Young, The Shack
"love and happiness, like knowledge, cannot be taken away from you. they are yours to keep, you have all the power over them. guard them - they are your most precious possessions."
"i relax and cast aside all mental burdens,
allowing God to express through me His perfect love, peace, and wisdom."
--From Scientific Healing Affirmations by Paramahansa Yogananda
"when you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete,
everybody will respect you."
"truth doesn't need to defend itself." -don Miguel Ruiz
"but i was always coming here... God long ago drew a circle in the sand
exactly around the spot where i am standing right now.
i was never not coming here.
this was never not going to happen."
-Adapted from Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love. Originated from a Sufi Poem.
as i have said.
where i am suppose to be.
welcome to coffee hour.
welcome to this Sunday morning.