Posted August 19, 2017 in Sacred Stories

Stanley Steemer

Sacred Stories

The carpet cleaning company her husband had called days ago had still not returned his call. They needed to get the carpet in the house they just purchased before moving stuff in from their current home to get it staged. Expressing her angst, the man they purchased the new home from told her […]

Posted August 12, 2017 in Sacred Stories

Dental Floss

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Sunday was the first night she spent in her new home. Awake Monday at 3:30 am her mind went to all the unpacking still needing to be done. She got up and quietly worked in the master bathroom as her husband slept in the adjacent bedroom. Sorting the significant assortment of sample-sized dental […]

Posted August 5, 2017 in Sacred Stories

Precognition

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She took some time to clean out the inbox filled with hundreds of email messages. As she emptied the inbox into the trash she remembered a message she had seen about how the view of ourselves at age 16 can carry into adulthood. She had not taken time to read it, but was […]

Posted July 29, 2017 in Sacred Stories

Yoga Space

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Looking through some journal entries from a few years ago, she came across this one:

I want to create a space for yoga. It has good light and good energy.

She had given conscious thought to that entry since she wrote those words toward the end of 2013 or early in […]

Posted June 28, 2017 in Wholesome Thoughts

Special Day

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Today is my mother-in-law’s birthday. While she is no longer in body, remembering her special day continues to be special.

If you are interested in ways to honor friends or loved ones who have passed, send email to debra@scs-matters.com, or from within the continental U.S. phone or text (269) 921-2217.

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Posted June 21, 2017 in Wholesome Thoughts

Apology

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It has been said that the best apology is changed behavior. Those in our lives who benefit also by our best behavior often do find themselves experiencing greater love and appreciation.

If you think you could use some help changing a behavior, send email to debra@scs-matters.com, or from within the continental U.S. […]

Posted June 14, 2017 in Wholesome Thoughts

Not Remaining the Same

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There is a part of us perhaps that is still served or perceives that we are benefiting from things remaining the same. Tommy Rosen, creator of Recovery 2.0 said that. Be willing to look at the truth we are benefiting so much more by not having things remaining the same.

Reach out […]

Posted June 10, 2017 in Sacred Stories

Serbian Mass

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Attending Mass in Serbia was a dream. The homily began, soon turning her dream into disappointment. The Mass was being given in Serbian, a language she did not know. Why had she not realized this would be the case? She grew more and more distressed.

Then she prayed, “Lord, you worked a […]

Posted June 7, 2017 in Wholesome Thoughts

Who You Really Are

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A “Thought for the Day” from the Brahma Kumaris says life isn’t about finding yourself, rather that life is about creating yourself. It may be that discovering who you really are is another way to say all of this.

If you would value a companion along the way, send email to debra@scs-matters.com, or […]

Posted May 31, 2017 in Wholesome Thoughts

Our Dreams

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In Each Day A New Beginning, Karen Casey says, “Our dreams are like the rest areas on a cross-country trip. They refresh us, help us to gauge the distance we’ve come, and give us a chance to consider our destination.”

If this is a good time for you to be refreshed by your […]