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Take Nothing for Granted

by David Steindl-Rast on Nov 23, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Gratefulness brings joy to my life. How could I find joy in what I take for granted? So I stop...

Growing in Mindfulness

by David Steindl-Rast on Nov 8, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Is there a method for cultivating mindfulness? Yes, there are many methods. The one I have...

Everything Is Gift

by David Steindl-Rast on Nov 6, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Gratefulness strengthens a sense of belonging. There is no closer bond than the one which...

The Key to a Joy-filled Life

by David Steindl-Rast on Nov 4, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Joy goes beyond happiness. Joy is the happiness that does not depend on what happens. It springs...

God's Little Gifts

by David Steindl-Rast on Apr 8, 2019 8:30:00 AM

There is no closer bond than the one which gratefulness celebrates: the bond between giver and...

The Grace of Solitude

by David Steindl-Rast on Mar 29, 2019 5:00:00 AM

To have a place of solitude is an inestimable gift. It makes it easy to let the heart expand, to...

God Speaks through Everything

by David Steindl-Rast on Mar 8, 2019 5:00:00 AM
 

How does God speak? Through everything there is. Every thing, every person, every situation,...

Listen with Your Whole Heart

by David Steindl-Rast on Jan 28, 2019 5:00:00 AM

There is a whole dimension of life to which we have to listen with our whole heart, mind-fully,...

Do We Limit Belonging?

by David Steindl-Rast on Jan 27, 2019 5:00:00 AM

All morality that was ever developed in any tradition in the world can be reduced to the...

Leisure Is a Virtue

by David Steindl-Rast on Jan 22, 2019 5:00:00 AM

We tend to think that the opposite of work is leisure. Leisure is not the opposite of work; play...