Tag Archives: Grace

#6 – Dark Night of the Soul – LENT 2018

G L U T T O N Y 6/40 …part 1 of 2 Many of us are lured by the sweetness and pleasure in spiritual exercises, but strive more after the sweetness than the purity and discretion that God regards … Continue reading

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#2 – Dark Night of the Soul – LENT 2018

The next seven chapters are to engage “beginners” of this Dark Night of the Soul to look at their imperfections through the seven deadly sins…Pride, Greed, Lust, Anger, Gluttony, Envy, Sloth.   2/40 P R I D E We may … Continue reading

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Soul Serenade

You may be distracted numerous times. And perhaps your entire practice will be full of sensations clamoring for attention (like monkeys in a banana tree). These distractions are YOU in the Flesh. Be abhorred, you are being judged, Cross examined, … Continue reading

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Increase your Dosage of Communion.

For those of you who may be in desperate need of a loving encounter, healing touch, fresh intake of grace or a sacred romance with the Lord Jesus. Simply stand or sit quietly with a small piece of bread-Body and … Continue reading

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Contemplation: Unlocking Attachments

Contemplation is the key to unlocking the attachments and addictions of the mind so that we can see clearly. I think some form of contemplative practice is necessary to be able to detach from your own agenda, your own anger, … Continue reading

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Notes from a Mentor…

It was a joy to spend time under the fountain of grace that is Bishop Malcolm Smith. He cleaned out my junk drawer of so many church, ministry and religious distractions that I have allowed to build up. He re-established … Continue reading

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Seek First to Understand

This value is powerful because it focuses on your circle of influence. It’s an inside out approach. By seeking first to understand, we can turn a transactional opportunity into a transformational opportunity. He has shown you, O man, what is … Continue reading

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