Daily Meditations



April 17,2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for April 17, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Growing Into Our True Freedom” True freedom is the freedom of the children of God. To reach that freedom requires a...

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April 16, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for April 16, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Letting the Word Become Flesh” Spiritual reading is food for our souls. As we slowly let the words of the Bible or a good...

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April 15, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for April 15, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Reading Spiritually About Spiritual Things” Reading often means gathering information, acquiring new insight and...

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April 14, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for April 14, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Laying Down Our Lives for Our Friends” Good shepherds are willing to lay down their lives for their sheep (see John...

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April 13, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for April 13, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “The Shepherd and the Sheep” Spiritual leadership is the leadership of the Good Shepherd. As Jesus says, good shepherds...

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April 9, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for April 9, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Being Handed Over to Suffering” People who live close together can be sources of great sorrow for one another. When Jesus...

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April 8, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for April 8, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “From Blaming to Forgiving” Our most painful suffering often comes from those who love us and those we love. The...

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April 7, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for April 7, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Friends as Reminders of Our Truth” Sometimes our sorrow overwhelms us so much that we no longer can believe in joy. Life...

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April 6, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for April 6, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Being Humble and Confident” As we look at the stars and let our minds wander into the many galaxies, we come to feel so...

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April 4, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for April 4, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “Daring to Become Dependent” When someone gives us a watch but we never wear it, that watch is not really received. When...

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April 3, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for April 3, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “The Importance of Receiving” Receiving is often harder than giving. Giving is very im­portant: giving insight, giving...

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April 2, 2020

Daily Devotions Meditation, Prayers, and Assorted Stuff for April 2, 2020 Henri Nouwen, Bread for the Journey, “The Dignity to Give and Receive” “Nobody is so poor that he or she has nothing to give, and nobody is so rich that...

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