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The Joy of Praying with a friend

The only think that I experience as even better — is to talk to You with others! It is more that just “praying” with someone. It is as if each person is Listening and Responding with You “helping”. That kind of prayer is one of the most meaningful things I do. And afterwards I feel more Alive . . . more Aerated . . . more Joyful.
How is it, God, that Praying isn’t presented that way? Oh, I do wish prayer were Packaged Properly!

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Posted in attunement, connecting, Conversations, Prayer, Praying together extemporaneously

Traveling . . . and Trusting

Fears seem to lose a lot of their power when we face them and name them. Sharing does seem to be part of the healing process.

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Posted in connecting, fears, gratitude, Prayer, Praying together extemporaneously, Sharing, Trusting God

Colors and Connections

This is the true essence of Life — that You, God, aka Creator of the Universe, desire to be in our midst and in our hearts. Wow!

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Posted in asking for help for myself, Belonging to each other, Colors, connecting, LOVE, Making Amends, Mistakes, Prayer, Praying together extemporaneously

Let the Celebration Begin!

Time spent together — consistent time — builds relationships. It is as if our bodies “recognize” one another at some invisible level.

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Posted in Families, Prayer, Praying together extemporaneously

The sorrows of life, the joys of praying

Good Morning, God! Thank You for the great gift of Your interest, love and attention. I am so thankful! I have been praying with and for people at Honolulu ’11 and I have experienced Your deep interest, concern and love

Posted in a prayer for healing, being together in a compassionate presence, Prayer, Praying together extemporaneously, thankfulness

A Bright Spot in a Grey Day

“If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.” Mother Teresa

Posted in A Spiritual Spring Cleaning, connections, Prayer, Praying for our enemies, Praying together extemporaneously

Calling Oldest Daughters to the Joy of Praying Together

Good Morning, God! I had a wonderful time on my trip. God! Family visits are so special! So are Reunions and trips to Sequoia and BIG Birthdays! Still, I’m VERY happy to be home. And one of the things I

Posted in Being ENJOYED by God, being heard into speaking, being together in a compassionate presence, Prayer, Praying together extemporaneously

Various CLOUDS Around Us — Clouds of Prayer Friends?

Good Morning, God! I’ve been thinking about The Cloud of Witnesses that is described in Hebrews. I like the idea of a Cloud of Witnesses.But, yesterday, I needed prayer support. So I called two of my “prayer partners” and they

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Posted in Prayer, Praying together extemporaneously, processing on deeper levels

Life in the Spirit — An opportunity to be Heard and to Ask for Healing

Good Morning, God! Tomorrow evening, Thursday the 19th, I start the Life in the Spirit Conference at the Ko’olau Ballroom. I’ve heard the speakers and I know I’ll enjoy them. What will be different is that I am going to

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Posted in A Spiritual Spring Cleaning, confession, connecting, humility, Humility or Needing Help!, Prayer, Praying together extemporaneously

Prayer, the Work of Believers

Good Morning, God! I’m off to work for the morning at the Library. I love working with the library committee and residents who have become such dear friends. How GOOD it is to work together on meaningful projects. How I

Posted in being heard into speaking, being together in a compassionate presence, meaningful work, Prayer, Praying together extemporaneously

Blogs I Follow
Brené Brown

chatting and sometimes, listening

Rachel Naomi Remen

chatting and sometimes, listening

A Moment with God

chatting and sometimes, listening

Sacred Dance Guild Journal

Since 1958 articles by members & guests offer news about activities, history, Sacred Dance practices, profiles of Sacred Dancers, choreography, images & illustrations.

Victoria Paulsen

How to Step In -- Substitute Teaching

Brené Brown

chatting and sometimes, listening

Rachel Naomi Remen

chatting and sometimes, listening

A Moment with God

chatting and sometimes, listening

Sacred Dance Guild Journal

Since 1958 articles by members & guests offer news about activities, history, Sacred Dance practices, profiles of Sacred Dancers, choreography, images & illustrations.

Victoria Paulsen

How to Step In -- Substitute Teaching