For denominations that celebrate Advent, the holiday marks the beginning of the church’s liturgical year. Advent is primarily observed in churches that adhere to an ecclesiastical calendar of liturgical seasons, feasts, memorials, fasts, and holy days. Those churches include Catholic, Orthodox, Anglican / Episcopalian,Lutheran, Methodist, and Presbyterian. The season of Advent is a period of both repentance and celebration. Christians spend time in spiritual preparation for the comingContinue reading “Advent Celebrations”
Nature’s organic forms often serve as inspiration for Li’s works, and in Peony, a small Buddhist figure emerges from the unfurling petals of a blazing red peony flower. This is the first time the sculptor introduces the colour red to his Spiritual Journey Through the Great Ether series, the most successful and popular series of the artist, establishingContinue reading “Maternal Love”
When you come across a person who has wronged you or not been the most polite or happy person towards you…how do you react? This kind of view was suggested by C.S. Lewis in his famous book, The Weight of Glory. Lewis wrote, “There are no ordinary people. You have never talked to a mereContinue reading “Happy Thanksgiving”
Don’t try to micro manage me or boss me, START INCLUDING ME! I have a BRAIN 🧠 I AM A LEADER… and not going to be BULLIED!
“To me, fishing’s the greatest sport on the planet for many reasons,” he says. “My call-out to those people who’ve never fished: Just go out and enjoy it at any level. Fishing can be intimidating because today a lot of people see $50,000 to $70,000 bass boats and all this fancy equipment, and they thinkContinue reading “Truth”
Perspective the way you see look at things can take on a whole different meaning if you have walked in someone’s shoes their whole life, if you do not know someone’s entire history or their whole story, their intentions then when people do things oftentimes they do not have the outcome they might expect. PossiblyContinue reading “Own Your Everyday”
Trees and leaves have deep-rooted symbolic meaning in virtually every culture on earth. Forests are the abode of the nature spirits, leprechauns and sasquatches. Forests are a refuge from danger, a source of food and ancient healing roots, home to wild animals and singing birds. Forests provide us with wood and paper and oxygen. Forests are alive, mysterious and constantlyContinue reading “Seasons Change”
Who knew flowers had so many different meanings? Can they not just be pretty and smell sweet? I mean some of them even taste good… BUT THEN AGAIN SOME OF THEM WILL KILL YOU OR YOUR CAT! You better learn about your plants and be Smart! Pay attention in school! And watch your children, whenContinue reading “FLOWER MEANINGS: THE LANGUAGE OF FLOWERS”