I AM GROUNDED. My spirit is grounded deep in the earth. I am calm, strong, centered and peaceful. I am able to let go of fear and trust that I am eternally safe. I am worthy of all things BEAUTIFUL. Such a beautiful affirmation by Carly Marie
Centering Prayer, eight minute introduction by the founder, Fr. Thomas Keating. This edited, brief "How To" is designed to encourage further exploration of the ancient mystical prayer practice that can lead to Contemplation
One of the values of centering prayer is that you are not thinking about God during the time of centering prayer so you are giving God a chance to manifest. In centering prayer there are moments of peace that give the psyche a chance to realize that God may not be so bad after all. God has a chance to be himself for a change.
Centering Prayer is a method of silent prayer that prepares us to receive the gift of contemplative prayer, prayer in which we experience God's presence within us, closer than breathing, closer than thinking, closer than consciousness itself. This method of prayer is both a relationship with God and a discipline to foster that relationship. ...
Today's guest is Rich Lewis who blogs teaches about centering prayer at SilenceTeaches.com. He shares how he discovered the contemplative practice called centering prayer, how he goes about it every day and what the benefits are in his life.
Centering Prayer The Recovery of Christian Contemplation Sunday, February 12, 2017 There are numerous forms of contemplative prayer. Each Saturday, following the summary of the week’s meditations, I introduce a new “Practice” that I invite you to try. I also hope you’ll sink your roots deeply into one particular practice for a long period of Read More »
As I listened in this morning I received a reminder to focus my attention on the Serenity Prayer this morning. I release all fear, resentment, anger and judgment and replace it with peace, love, serenity and inner inspiration. Whatever is taking place in the outer world only has influence on me if I allow it to. Sending peace and love out into the world today to be used wherever it is wanted or needed.