The Watchful Eye of the Divine

The Watchful Eye of the Divineby Rev. Gil Olmstead, Spiritual Director Spirit is everywhere present. In the beauty we see around us, in the wonder of the weather, in the day to day simplicity of our lives. I know that my life is the One Life expressing. I am full of beauty, full of wonder and full simplicity. That is the truth of all life. Knowing this I know that the Divine is always present …

Beauty, Light, and Love

Beauty, Light, and Loveby Rev. Gil Olmstead, Spiritual Director Beauty, light, and love are everywhere present. This is the perfection of Spirit. This perfection is my life. We are all expressions of the Infinite. There is no way to escape who we.are. Today we live the day that Spirit has laid before us. This is the day that our dreams become manifest. We shine with the brilliance of the sun sharing love and joy everywhere …

Rev. Kamatara Johnson

Reverencing the Horrible Beauty that is Life

Reverencing the Horrible Beauty that is LifeRev. Kamatara Johnson Recognizing that there is only One Source, One Heart, One Mind expressing here, I know that every aspect of life is an expression of that One. The good, the bad, the ugly, the indifferent, the magnificent, the lovely, the horrific…all the qualities are part of that expression of the Divine, not just some. And so I take this moment to “learn to reverence the horrible beauty that …

Th Garden Speaks

The Garden Speaks by Chris Duvall, RScP Weeds camouflage themselves in the heart or at the base of plants, where they are fed and watered. Sometimes, weeds are not removed in a timely way because they’re so intertwined (as with the sedum), or mis-judged as an offshoot (as with the daisy). Thus, weeds are allowed to grow up with plants until they’re so apparent or troublesome that action is taken. The eggplant and the pole …

Kerry Blecha, RScP

Divine Creative Source

Divine Creative Source by Kerry Blecha, RScP God, the Divine Creative Source, is revealed in creation. Beauty is a reflection of that Universal Wholeness, which finds harmony in the perfect adjustment of Itself to all of Its parts. Beauty, like greatness, is a thing of the soul, a Spiritual quality, outlined in form, objectified in space. Thus all beings are creative instruments of God. The urge to create is Spirit passing through me and manifesting …