Daily Meditations



June 15, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 15, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Small Steps of Love” How can we choose love when we have experienced so little of it? We choose love by taking small steps...

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June 12, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 12, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Empowered to Receive Love” The Spirit reveals to us not only that God is “Abba, Father” but also that we...

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June 11, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 11, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Empowered to Call God “Abba”” Calling God “Abba, Father” is different from giving God a familiar...

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June 10, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 10, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Empowered to Be” Who are we? Are we what we do? Are we what others say about us? Are we the power we have? It often seems...

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June 9, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 9, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Empowered to Pray” Prayer is the gift of the Spirit. Often we wonder how to pray, when to pray, and what to pray. We can...

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June 8, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 8, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Empowered to Speak” The Spirit that Jesus gives us empowers us to speak. Often when we are expected to speak in front of...

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June 5, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 5, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “God’s Breath Given to Us” Being the living Christ today means being filled with the same Spirit that filled Jesus...

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June 4, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 4, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Being Clothed in Christ” Being a believer means being clothed in Christ. Paul says, ‘Every one of you that has been...

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June 3, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 3, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Claiming the Identity of Jesus” When we think about Jesus as that exceptional, unusual person who lived long ago and whose...

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June 2, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 2, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Being Like Jesus” Very often we distance ourselves from Jesus. We say, ‘What Jesus knew we cannot know, and what...

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June 1, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for June 1, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Jesus Is In the World, But Not of It” The Beatitudes offer us a self-portrait of Jesus. At first it might seem to be a most...

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May 29, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for May 29, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Jesus Is Pure of Heart” Jesus, the Beloved of God, has a pure heart. Having a pure heart means willing one thing. Jesus...

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