…my meditation practice, it occurred to me how often I had used prayer as a way of avoiding reality. There’s a fine line between trusting a Higher Power and living in denial. Even as we reach out to a Higher Power for help, we should face the reality of our lives and work hard to improve it.
Philosopher and civil rights leader Howard W Thurman said, “Ask what makes you come alive and go do it.” … “Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.”