The Season of Hope

So little time and so much need….

December is a month of busyness - however one observes tradition during this month. There is much getting ready and some waiting and time --- does ---- pass [...]

A Season of Hope, A Season of Service

Years ago when I began as a hospice volunteer, I was introduced to Rachel Naomi Remen, MD. She was quoted in an article on the role of service in hospice. Her [...]

Thanksgiving address

For this week in our month of gratitude, I thought I would share with you the Haudenosaunee Thanksgiving Address. For the complete prayer as well as a history [...]

Buddhist Mindfulness – Loving Kindness

In the wake of the horrific events that unfolded November 13th in Paris, it is challenging to focus on a prayer of gratitude. Why? Because there are so many [...]

“You will be great and you will be full.”

If we follow the trail of gratitude, we find there are countless people and events that allowed us the one thing, person or creation for which we are grateful [...]

Reflecting on Gratitude….

This time of year invites many to turn inward, to reflect on all that they are grateful for in their lives. This self-examination hopefully moves us towards [...]

Blessings for the Holy Season

Link List Seasons GreetingsWe evoke our God's mercy and blessings on all the peoples of earth. And in this holy season, we petition our Creator to empower us [...]