Tag: Inner Peace

Peace Awaits

40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 36 Getting to the Truth

“If we stay where we are, where we’re stuck, where we’re comfortable and safe, we die there. ~ Anne Lamott Once we have revealed our emotional truth and reset our dense boundaries to healthy ones, there comes a time to get physical. The energetic body wants to flow again. It can’t because there is something…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 35 Setting Healthy Boundaries

  “Overexposing my innards to careless hearts and hands is a practice I am prepared to stop performing.” ~ Coco J. Ginger Boundaries are natural barriers of protection for us. They protect us from getting hurt and wounded even further than we already are. Boundaries are good if they are healthy. And most boundaries are not.…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 30 The Strength of Holding On

          “The condition of an enlightened mind is a surrendered heart. ” ~ Alan Redpath The Strength of Holding On serves us well. It keeps us safe. It protects our heart until it hardens too. The Strength of Holding On gives us the power we need to get through our day…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 26 An Exercise in Love

            “Forgiveness is an exercise in Love. It’s ultimately being kind to yourself for once. No longer do you have to relive the hurt or resentment day after day, year after year. Forgiveness gives you pardon from that burden forevermore. Yes indeed, forgiveness is a selfless act of Love where…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 25 The Courage to Let Go

The ability to forgive and step through something that seems impossible takes courage and fortitude. It’s not easy. Very few say hang in there at all costs, even when the going becomes unbearable. Yet adversity and tough times teach us some of life’s greatest lessons if we are willing to find the diamonds in the…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 24 How Do You Know If You Have Truly Forgiven?

How do you know if you have really forgiven another person? Quite simply, when you think of that person, hate and anger are no longer present. You begin to see their actions and behaviors as patterns they learned. You feel emotions of sorrow and empathy for them instead of bitterness. You no longer feel like…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 40 The Gifts of 40

      “Life is not a having and a getting, but a being and a becoming.” ~ Matthew Arnold I have been blessed in so many ways throughout these 40 Days of Forgiveness! I haven forgiven others, have been forgiven, and I have forgiven myself. Others who are passionate about forgiveness and are considering…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 39 Let Forgiveness Settle In

          “May today there be peace within. May you trust that you are exactly where you are meant to be. May you not forget the infinite possibilities that are born of faith in yourself and others. May you use the gifts that you have received, and pass on the love that…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 38 Seeing the Good is What Counts

        Oh, my friend, it’s not what they take away from you that counts.  It’s what you do with what you have left. ~Hubert Humphrey To see the good takes effort and patience, especially when it’s a stressful situation or we just would rather wring someone’s neck instead. Seeing the good means…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 37 Sending Love Out

          “Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don’t know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.” ~ Anais Nin What is given to you must be given by…
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