Prayer by Maya Angelou

Prayer Father, Mother God, Thank you for your presence during the hard and mean days. For then we have you to lean upon. Thank you for your presence during the bright and sunny days, for then we can share that which we have with those who have less. And thank you for your presence during […]

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This too shall pass – Helen Steiner Rice

This Too Shall Pass If I can endure for this minute Whatever is happening to me, No matter how heavy my heart is Or how dark the moment may be- If I can remain calm and quiet With all the world crashing about me, Secure in the knowledge God loves me When everyone else seems […]

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The small beatitudes

THE SMALL BEATITUDES Joseph Folliet Blessed are those who can laugh at themselves; they will have no end of fun. Blessed are those who can tell a mountain from a molehill;they will be saved a lot of bother. Blessed are those who know how to relax without looking for excuses; they are on their way […]

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I believe – poem by Elbert Hubbard

Elbert Hubbard 1856 – 1915 I believe that the best way to prepare for a future life is to be kind, live one day at a time and do the work you can do best, doing it as well as you can. I believe we should remember the week-day, to keep it holy. I believe […]

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Peace and Unity Poem

I dreamed I stood in a studio And watched two sculptors there. The clay they used was a young child’s mind And they fashioned it with care. One was a teacher the tools she used were books and music and art; One was a parent with a guiding hand and a gentle loving heart. And […]

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Peace

After the past few weeks of really awful news of terrorist attacks and general bad news in the media it was a refreshing change to watch the “One Love” Manchester concert this weekend. It is truly amazing to see people from all walks of life and different ages sharing their grief and emotions in a […]

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Phillipines Peace Prayer

Grant Us Peace Grant us peace that will BREAK our silence in the midst of violence then prophetic voices shall resonate Grant us peace that will PULL US DOWN from the steeple of our pride then we’ll learn to wash each other’s feet Grant us peace that will EMPTY us of hate and intolerance then […]

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Prayer of St Francis

Lord, make me an instrument of your peace: where there is hatred, let me sow love; where there is injury, pardon; where there is doubt, faith; where there is despair, hope; where there is darkness, light; where there is sadness, joy. O divine Master, grant that I may not so much seek to be consoled […]

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Quote about listening to your soul

Your soul is always going to whisper your truth back to you. Your soul wants what is best for you and if you try to silence it’s voice, eventually your whisper will become a roar!

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God’s gifts

At times I’m so discouraged with problems of the day I fail to see the joyful things that are along the way When troubles overwhelm me It’s then my nerves may fray that’s when I need to take the time To simply sit and pray Reflecting on God’s many the gifts It makes me so […]

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