Tag Archives: St.Juvenaly Mission

The Journey Thus Far

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I see now that at the heart of my spiritual journey has been the desire to learn how to be, to learn how to live in the present, and to be present.  And in doing…

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No Telling What Will Happen

Hubris is the unquestioning presumption that one is right.  When hubris has a hold on the heart we fail to understand just because we have good motives does not mean we can then do absolutely anything in the service of … Continue reading

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Speak Lord, I Am Listening

Life often presents us with situations to which no definite answer is readily apparent.  Despite the lack of certainty Life also demands that we make a choice or decision.  At such moments many of us ask the Divine for some … Continue reading

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Flexibility And Willingness

There is a wonderful episode in the television series “The Big Bang Theory” where obsessive compulsive Sheldon had a fight with his neighbor Penny.  For Sheldon and many of us as well each day of the week has its assigned … Continue reading

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What Is Right Here Now

While enjoying a hamburger at the local mall I couldn’t help being aware of the heated discussion at the next table.  Suddenly the young woman jumped up, slammed both hands onto the table and yelled at the guy, “You can … Continue reading

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Hope

What is hope?  The dictionary defines it as: “The feeling that what is wanted can be had, or that events will turn out for the best.”  What is wanted; yep, that describes my feelings about Hawaiʻi… what is wanted.  But … Continue reading

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The Journey Thus Far

I see now that at the heart of my spiritual journey has been the desire to learn how to be, to learn how to live in the present, and to be present.  And in doing so, I have discovered that … Continue reading

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