Category Archives: Other Quotes

#MindfulMonday Heartfelt

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. -Helen Keller

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#Tunesday “A Psalm of Life” Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

…from the poem, A Psalm of Life by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Not enjoyment, and not sorrow,    Is our destined end or way; But to act, that each to-morrow    Find us farther than to-day. https://youtu.be/CcTHLgIcQTk

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#MindfulMonday Sunday’s Inspiration

Yesterday, we gathered virtually (over Skype with one of our members) and bodily at our worship space, the Glendale New Church.  We brought in things that gave us hope during our childhoods and adulthoods and that continue to give us … Continue reading

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Follow the Light #mlk

Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that. -Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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#WednesdayWisdom, Swedenborg & Linnaeus

Today is the anniversary of Carl Linnaeus’ death, in 1778, the botanist responsible for the scientific naming convention, binomial nomenclature. Linnaeus was Emanuel Swedenborg’s cousin by marriage. “Neither Linnaeus nor Swedenborg sensed any contradiction between their early modern world-view and … Continue reading

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Twelfth Night

Twelfth Night is a festival in some Christian churches that marks the coming of the Epiphany, the day when the magi were said to have visited the Christ child. Depending on when you start counting (i.e., Christmas Day or December … Continue reading

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#GreetingCardWisdom #FridayFeeling

“Prayer changes things.  It quiets us down and opens us up to that still, small voice inside.  Prayer takes the desires of our hearts and lifts them to a loving, listening God. And before we even say “Amen,” prayer graces … Continue reading

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