Gratitude

Daily Inspiration: If you see no reason to give thanks, the fault lies in yourself. ~Tecumseh 

Today’s Affirmation: I give thanks for all the beauty that blesses my senses today.

Today’s Contemplation: One must actively choose to see all the reasons to give thanks.  One must choose, in every moment that the least pain of any kind is felt within the heart, to stop and look for the good (it is always there) and give thanks that it has blessed the senses.

Unity

Daily Inspiration: I now understand that my welfare is only possible if I acknowledge my unity with all the people of the world, without exception. ~Leo Tolstoy 

Today’s Affirmation: I am the self aware presence that joyfully expresses my oneness with all life.

Today’s Contemplation: Oneness is no limit to self expression, in fact; only through oneness can one be fully expressed. Find your inner centre an take a trip in innocence.

Honesty

Daily Inspiration: A dishonest yes is a no to yourself. ~Byron Katie

Today’s Affirmation: Honesty and integrity are in my heart and shape all my words and actions.

Today’s Contemplation: Any dishonesty is toxicity to the soul that inevitably filters into every cell of the body. It causes disease, discord and ultimately death. We must each learn to be completely honest with ourselves and take that honesty into the world in order to experience the joy that rightfully belongs to each of us.

Service

Daily Inspiration: Service is the rent we pay to be living.  It is the very purpose of life and not something you do in your spare time. ~Marian Wright Edelman

Today’s Affirmation: My service is my joy and I live it fully every day.

Today’s Contemplation: Give in every moment and all the rest will take care of itself.  Give in your work, give in your play, give in your home to your family, parents and children.  Give to strangers and give to friends.  Give completely and every day will be an adventure of Love, Joy and fulfillment.

 

Being

Daily Inspiration: Being is more important than having.  Never promote yourself at another’s expense. ~Arthur Dobrin

Today’s Affirmation: I am one with my source; giving and receiving with every breath the Love that I am.

Today’s Contemplation: To do anything at another’s expense is not possible for there is simply One Life Alone.  And every life is that One Life individualizing as potential.  This potential is only realized in the field of Oneness and only experienced in the desire for Oneness.

Manifest

Daily Inspiration: Never think less of yourself than you are. ~Arthur Dobrin

Today’s Affirmation: I am the Love of God made manifest and I live that every day.

Today’s Contemplation: We each are of One Source and serve one purpose; To live according to our true nature.  This is done whether we see it or not but can only realized as we make that choice on earth as it is in our hearts.

Within

Daily Inspiration: What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us. ~Oliver Wendell Holmes

Today’s Affirmation: I have discovered all that lies within and I see it in all the world around me.  Love is all there is.

Today’s Contemplation:  In order to discover the magnificence of the world we must first discover that magnificence within.  One can only ever witness in the world what has already been discovered within; this goes for every encounter and every relationship of every day of your life.

Unity

Daily Inspiration: The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because man is disunited with himself. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Today’s Affirmation: I follow the path to inner oneness; I follow the path of Love and Peace.

Today’s Contemplation:  An insane sense of need drives forward a false sense of separation that is rampant in the world. To trust in an Infinite Power to deliver bounty into one’s life is enough to find such deliverance as long as one acts in accordance with that trust.

Lines

Daily Inspiration: The line separating good and evil passes not through states, nor between classes, nor between political parties either, but right through every human heart. ~Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Today’s Affirmation: I see the line through every heart that leads to God and I follow that line.

Today’s Contemplation:  Through every heart there is a voice that whispers “What would Love do now?”  My seeing, your seeing, gives credence to the choice and every person permission to follow that line into Oneness.

Happiness

 

Daily Inspiration: The essence of philosophy is that a man should so live that his happiness shall depend as little as possible on external things. ~Epictetus

Today’s Affirmation: I live to know the joy of the Divine within and every day I let it spill out as I encroach upon ultimate happiness.

Today’s Contemplation:  To the degree that I engage with the Divinity within me I discover a greater joyfulness in the world around me.