Today I prayed for my worries to be resolved. I sent a prayer to Silent Unity, not knowing if I could handle the kindness they show to every caller. When they answer the phone "How can I pray with you?" the sense of immediate relief just washes your cares away. If YOU are in need of prayer, they answer the phone 24/7. You may also submit prayers by email and they will email you a response or mail you a letter. It is one of the most amazing things you can do for yourself or others. Please take advantage of the loving and grace they freely share. After I submitted my prayer request, I checked out the Daily Word. As I saw the Word - GRATITUDE, I also clearly heard "It IS DONE" I felt the relief and release of a load being lifted off my shoulders. God is in the load lifting business. Give him yours, TODAY! Gratitude Friday, August 21, 2015 GRATITUDE RELEASES A POWERFUL FLOW OF GOOD IN MY LIFE. My optimism and grateful heart are sources of strength for me. If I have a medical test, I expect the results to show I am in good health. I know a change in plans is a change for the better. And I patiently await answers to prayers—trusting in divine order. I confidently seek new opportunities and try new things. I give thanks for what I desire before I receive it. My attitude of gratitude releases a powerful flow of God’s good in every area of my life. My grateful heart is an open vessel into which God’s blessings flow. Good flows to me and through me. I may receive unexpected income, discover a new hobby, or run into a long-lost friend. Wonderful things occur in my state of gratitude and grace. You shall make your way prosperous, and then you shall be successful. —Joshua 1:8 Thanks for reading.Have a blessed and amazing weekend! Namaste
Today, September 11, 2014 is the Daily Word's World Day of Prayer. It is also the anniversary of the tragedy of the 9/11 hate fueled attack on the twin towers in NYC in 2001. That memory will stay with me forever. Thousands perished because of the misunderstanding and misuse of religion. Religious zealots of EVERY persuasion are reckless and dangerous. No matter if they are Islamic, Christian, Amish or Hare Krishna. We are all children of ONE God. It is time we acted accordingly. Daily Word Thursday, September 11, 2014 World Day of Prayer I am the light of the world. I let my light shine. Divine Light is the presence and power of God—the activity of God. I am illumined by Divine Light. I claim my spiritual nature and let my light shine. Even in the midst of mundane daily tasks, even in the midst of difficulty or sorrow, even in the midst of a rapidly changing world, the light of God shines brightly in me. Through prayer, I turn on the light within. The moment I turn toward God, the wisdom, love, life, and peace of God fill my being. The moment I connect with Spirit, light streams forth from within. I allow the light of God to illumine my thoughts, inspire my words, and empower my actions. The light of God shines brightly in me. You are the light of the world … let your light shine. —Matthew 5:14-16 Thank you for reading and sharing Today's Daily Word on this World Day of Prayer! Namaste
Benevolent Prayers for Mother Earth! This is a message from Mr. Tom T. Moore. He is author of The Gentle Way Books, Blog and newsletter which are designed to ease you into actively working with your Angels! The Benevolent Prayers are for specific outcomes in troubled spaces and places around our planet. I have invited you to visit his site on my Creative Links page and offered several of his Benevolent Prayers on the Prayers and Meditations page. Tom T. Moore has gentle and often provocative information to share for those who are ready and able to hear. My gratitude to him for stopping by Your Spiritual Garden and sharing his message. Here are The Benevolent Prayer Requests - Please say Out Loud, exactly where you ARE! Thank YOU for contributing to World Peace! Benevolent Prayers (BPs) I (Tom T. Moore) included in this week's newsletter on Thursday: "I ask any and all beings to bring aid and assistance to the people of Ukraine to resolve their differences peacefully without bloodshed, and may the results be even better than we can hope for or expect, thank you!" “I ask any and all beings to bring aid and assistance to the people of Venezuela to resolve their differences peacefully without bloodshed, and may the results be even better than we can hope for or expect, thank you!" “I ask any and all beings to assist and comfort those in need in Syria, to protect them from further harm, and to bring peace to their country faster than we can hope for or expect, thank you!” “I ask any and all beings to assist the orcas in returning to the ocean, and may it happen even sooner than we can hope for or expect, thank you!” I go into much more detail about the power of Benevolent Prayers in my newsletter, but please join in and raise your voice for world peace! Tom T. Moore ATTRIBUTE: Picture courtesy of Flicker! Please check: http://www.flickr.com/photos/31192677@N03/6390442095 Please visit my Tom T. Moore's blog if you are interested in receiving more information on Benevolent Prayers for Mother Earth. Thank YOU!
Please pray for us all. Our planet, your neighbor, my family and your family. Prayer, love and an open heart toward each other is how we all make it through. Special Prayers for the Philippines and her amazing people. While you don't have to believe in global warming, the other option is a really pissed off Mother Nature. And we all know, it is not nice to FOOL with Mother Nature! Thanks for your time, Namaste Today's Daily Word Pray for Others I affirm all is well with your soul. Throughout this day, I pray for others. I enter into this sacred activity with a peaceful heart, knowing the love of God is with each person for whom I pray. I let go of concerns, fears, or expectations and welcome the freedom of releasing outcomes to the Divine. I visualize the highest good occurring and behold vibrant health and well-being for everyone. I center myself in the quiet of prayer and experience the Silence. My role is to align my thoughts and feelings with divine ideas of wholeness, abundance, goodness, and peace. As I see beyond any appearance of limitation and behold the divine presence in others, I give thanks for answered prayer. Beloved, I pray that all may go well with you and that you may be in good health, just as it is well with your soul.—3 John 1:2
Today is Unity's World Day of Prayer! I cannot remember how long I have participated in this yearly ritual. This year, my fervent prayer was for NO MORE WAR! Please continue praying and sending light and love to all of the Middle East, Africa and right here in the USA. Please Visit the site - Prayers are always said 24/7. They have the most loving, humble people I have ever encountered. I have called on them for prayers in the middle of the night. They always answer the phone and ask "May I pray with you?" Like earth angels, always ready to soothe and inspire. The link is: World Day Of Prayer! The Theme for 2013 Is: Living WELL: Nurturing Mind, Body and Spirit! Daily Word World Day of Prayer MY POSITIVE THOUGHTS, WORDS, AND ACTIONS CREATE A HEALTHY LIFE—MIND, BODY, AND SPIRIT. The power of Divine Life dwells in me. It is my essential makeup, my true nature. Through the power of affirmative prayer, new ways of life are revealed to me. As I develop the practice of thinking, speaking, and acting in life-affirming ways, I work with the power of Divine Life rather than against it. I allow health and wholeness—expressions of Divine Life—to manifest in my mind, body, and spirit. I look for the good, for God, in every experience, expanding my awareness into a consciousness of wholeness. My speech is constructive as I cooperate with the creative process. I act in healthful ways that reflect my embodiment of the Divine. These thoughts, words, and actions create a healthy life. Be renewed in the spirit of your minds.—Ephesians 4:23 Silent Unity - always here for you! 1-800-669-7729
This is my Prayer! Thank you God for this day Please come into my heart to stay Help me to be who I am meant to be Hand in hand, I will walk with thee... For this is my reality! AMEN, Amen, Amen! Thanks for reading! Michelle
This is the second part of Ms. Ruth Ryden's message for December. Enjoy and thanks for reading! Michelle Newsletter #123 from Ruth and the Masters of Light Fri Nov 30, 2012 5:31 am (PST) . Posted by "Ruth Ryden" Dear Readers, this is our Christmas Gift to you and all humankind! THE REALITY OF PRAYER “As this year comes to a close and a new one begins, at least according to your calendar, the world is in a drastic state of turmoil. We will not serve up to you endless platitudes about love and Light, because you know all that already. Now is the time to look reality in the face and seek to find ways to live with your minds and physical consciousness at their highest peaks of awareness! Humanity is very busy blaming all their failures and wrong-doings on anyone who does not follow their personal religious and political beliefs, from organized countries to elements of societies within countries, continent to continent. “On Earth, Peace and Good Will to All Men” that the Angels announced is largely ignored. Humanity had then, as it does now, the Choice of Peace or War. Ignorance and greed for power and wealth has taken the lead in the hearts and minds of too many who take their well being from the hunger and frustrations of the rest of the world. Now is the time to take back your God-given rights of Choice and Peace. The answer is simple – Prayer. Prayer in its most powerful and correct form. The thought form of Prayer is a Creative Energy. Any thought is creative energy. By learning to use this power correctly, one can “move mountains”, as your Bible states. That supposedly symbolic statement was not symbolic! It was given to make humanity realize that the divine connection between beings of matter and Universal Power is a fact! Every human being has the ability to change their lives and paths through praying correctly for what is needed or desired, whether that desire is for their personal or global good. Let’s look at different concepts of prayer; The “divine” instruction to say a simple prayer over and over, constantly, to help the world find peace again, by focusing the prayer upon written words and beads, is a useless waste of time and intention, no matter how earnestly repeated. This has always been a way to shut out the world to protect one’s self from the agonies and sorrows of life. It is helpful to some extent, but it is not prayer. There must be the realization that in order to create or change something, anything, there must first be a clear idea, concept or vision for that creation! The focus must be in a clear and concise awareness of what is needed and the request made with the fullness of mind, emerging from that sincere need to connect with the Creator of All Things. “Prayers” of praises to God, intoned over and over, in word and in song, are an intent to connect to God by way of someone else’s thoughts and creativity. Think on this: If you are comfortable with who you are and what you think and can accomplish, do you need to have someone sing your praises every time you turn around? The Infinite, Supreme Creator of All Things does not need all of this. The physical beings God has created are meant to grow, think for themselves, learn how to love and be loved, and walk the path they have chosen in order to bring knowledge to their souls. That means they must learn to think creatively, all the time. THIS is what pleases your Father/Mother God, just as the accomplishments of your own children please you. Your Creator should be loved and respected, with the knowledge and acceptance of that Presence in all things. “The Lord’s Prayer”, given by Jesus, was meant to be a simple pattern of prayer for all people, not just something to be said over and over without thought or feeling, because the people of His time simply didn’t know how to pray! It is time that all humanity learns how to pray with power and the inner confidence that Prayer has enough teeth in it to perform miracles if necessary! Infinite possibilities are being created constantly as the days of your lives project themselves into time and space around you, giving you the opportunity to make small or large decisions. Such decisions are set into place by you personally or by the mass consensual consciousness of humanity. Now, on a blank piece of paper, draw a small image. Draw lines out from that image, making as many lines branching off from each other that you feel comfortable with. Think of something you want to do, perhaps are afraid to do, or of circumstances that will require a decision in the near future. On each of the first main path lines, write some possible decisions you may have been thinking of, as many as possible. Think through the response, the effects and/or consequences resulting from each thought or action on the branching lines. It can be a very enlightening experience, even if it takes a little time. After such an exercise, it may become very clear what you really want to do, even if it seems very difficult or almost impossible. That is where praying in the proper manner comes in. 1. Set aside 5 or 10 minutes of very quiet time, letting all other thoughts and concerns take a small time-out, telling your conscious mind to give you that recess. Prepare your body to be still and comfortable. 2. Determine exactly what it is you wish to pray for, in very explicit terms. 3. Acknowledge that the possibility of that need or desire has already been anticipated and is in place. It has already been created for you. 4. Visualize the object, the event, the desire, the healing, the better relationship, whatever you want so badly, very clearly, seeing it as a reality already in place. This is the important part – there should be no negative thought going with this visualization – it must be absolutely believed and accepted. 5. Thank the Creator, in whatever form you worship It, for providing that which you needed, accepting that it will be forthcoming in ways that are not always imagined in humanity’s very limited spiritual sight. 6. You have made the connection, acknowledged that what you have prayed for will be attended to. Go about your life as usual, knowing that changes are going to come about. 7. Also, realize that if what has been prayed for is inappropriate for you or for those you are praying for, it will be modified into a form that will benefit the recipient. In other words, you cannot place a curse on someone when connecting with the Father of All Things! It will be changed into a course of action that will help the recipient. That’s all there is to it. Now, using this formula of prayer, either alone or, hopefully in groups, the wrong actions, the wrong thinking, the mind bending of innocent young people that has been going on can be changed! The power needed to facilitate drastic changes in the thinking of masses of people lies within each one of you, although you don’t want to believe it. When one person reaches out to another, no matter where he or she is situated, an energy link is created. Focusing upon leaders whose greed for power is causing unmentionable mental and physical harm to their people is the way of touching their minds, particularly their subconscious minds, where their normal conscience is self-imprisoned. Pray and see those persons suddenly realizing what terrible things they are doing, changing their minds, and beginning to act in ways that will stay the hands and the armies that are determined to start more wars. That is what one person can do! To those of you who are ill, whether with minor colds, the flu, or serious diseases, we say this to you: Every cell in your bodies is a living entity all on its own. All cells respond to the directions of the subconscious mind that keeps the heart beating, the digestive systems putting out the necessary acids, the muscles contracting and retracting, etc. You do not have to think about these things, the body obeys the mind. The same thing applies to any or every part of the body that has become diseased or injured. It will respond and obey the commands of the mind! Try the following method of prayer on a charley horse, for example: Focus on the muscle that has hardened and hurts; see it as being loose and limp, feeling it as not being painful at all. See yourself walking easily, without stress or pain. Above all, KNOW that this is so! In a matter of minutes, the muscle will relax. When you have accomplished something as simple as this, and you have a mean headache, use the same procedure – see the blood vessels in the head as open and freely allowing the blood to flow normally. When there is a disease, see all of the cells of the body casting off the offending viruses or incompatible foreign cells, returning immediately to bright, healthy patterns. When arthritic crystals build up on the joints, see the joints as being free and clear, moistened by natural secretions, without restrictions of any kind. A broken bone can be brought back to strength and normality by visualizing it as strong and healthy. This is NOT impossible! What must be present, however, is your absolute certainty that the possibility of your mental and physical health is already there, waiting for you to activate that path. Again, there must be no hesitation or doubt,, or the prayer cannot be answered. From another viewpoint, when you pray from the point of being unhappy, in want, in sorrow, in fear, in illness, that is the focus that is being presented as the connection to God is formed. That is the very image that you will continue to create. Think about it. As a person thinks and plans for the future, especially if the thinking is clear and well-formed, this is also a form of correct prayer. It is a way of forming the desired prayer thought form in the mind, preparing it for the much stronger and powerful prayer itself. One can plan and implement future plans, without such prayer, but be aware that when the Infinite Mind has been connected and brought into the equation, there is an expansion of universal help in the person’s space that continually helps place the opportunities and fills the needs when they occur. There is protection against other possibilities, interfering to create unwanted pressures. There is help available at all times when accidents or tragedies occur. Such prayer, constantly attended to, is the lifeline of humanity to its Maker. The hard thing is to decide what you want! You can also ask to be guided to the right decisions. 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