Post by Patient Frog on Sept 8, 2006 16:45:56 GMT -6
I was encouraged to share this with you all, so I hope you get something out of it by my sharing...
This morning I was praying the sun up... it was a cool, dark, foggy morning and as I walked to my stand of four trees situated between a pond and a river, I realized how bright the full moon was at my back. The light reflecting off the moon danced in the fog and eliminated the darkness in a way I had only seen the sun be able to do as it rises in the East. It was very comforting since the greenway is normally pitch black. I turned and smiled at the moon and thanked him for his soft guidance.
As I sat there facing the East praying and crying out to the Great Mystery because of the many things on my heart, I was suddenly aware of an interesting phenomenon ocurring all around me. I was engulfed in the light and energy of both the sun to my front, in the East, and the moon to my back, in the West. When I felt this energy and life giving force, I smiled. I could not shed another tear. I was surrounded by my Creator and his love and knew I would be okay and that prayers would be answered, pain would disapate, old wounds would heal.
I have never experienced such beauty before and I share it with you to encourage you to open yourself up to the only kind of beauty that comforts the soul. We are not alone.
Huronwoman left the forum on May 28, 2008. She said she's no longer a member, I don't know what's for reason. I'm not sure if Patient Frog actively on this forum. I haven't be active around here for a long time due very busy daily. Anyway, welcome aboard
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