Category Archives: Storehouse

Storehouse: Fire Meditation

The darkest time of the year, which we are now quickly approaching, affords no abundance of food, natural beauty or temperate weather.  It is dark, cold and wet.  Nothing grows.  We naturally light fires. Jesus was called “sol invictus,” the … Continue reading

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Storehouse: Air Meditation

What do you say when someone thanks you for something you’ve done for them?  The standard English response is:  “you’re welcome.”  In a recent article Adam Grant challenges our thinking with other words that we might use in response. I think … Continue reading

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Storehouse of Wonder

“Our stars twinkle and wink as if they know us…” C.T. Mukpo My neighborhood has very few street lamps making it possible, on a clear night, for me to stand in the cul-de-sac in front of my house and see … Continue reading

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Storehouse: Tell Me a Story

“After nourishment, shelter and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world.”  ~ Philip Pullman Once upon a time… It was a dark and stormy night… In the Beginning… We hear these phrases and we settle in … Continue reading

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Storehouse: Earth Meditation

I believe strongly that each human being comes into this life with an inherent worth and dignity.  This worth and dignity express themselves in many varied ways from person to person. Some people (and I have been one myself) react … Continue reading

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Storehouse: Always Full

I have heard that the world is made up of two kinds of people – those who see the glass as half-full, and those who see the glass as half-empty.  Those who see it as half-empty are focusing on lack, … Continue reading

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Storehouse: In the Now

“The light constantly changes, and that alters the atmosphere and beauty of things every minute.” ~ Claude Monet . On this date in 1840, the French impressionist painter Claude Monet was born.  Monet’s paintings are characterized by his signature bold … Continue reading

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Storehouse: Inherent Abundance

“Can any of you, however much you worry, add a single cubit to your span of life?  If a very small thing is beyond your powers, why worry about the rest?  Think how the flowers grow; they never have to … Continue reading

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Storehouse: Of Wisdom

Where is your storehouse of wisdom?  When you need help, guidance, direction and clarity, what is the storehouse that you go to? I am confident that the many people reading this will have varying answers.  Some go to the storehouse … Continue reading

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Storehouse: Thank You For Your Service

There seems to be something of a backlash lately against the phrase, “thank you for your service” that is uttered by so many, everywhere around the nation, to members of the military and veterans.  I have seen quite a few … Continue reading

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