In the beginning Was meaning The logic hidden Of the whole Cosmic creation Only later Came the conscious Beings we are To live This mystery Our spirituality. Image by Алексей Князюк from Pixabay
~ The beginning of life Is not at first cry . But when the soul Begins to know why . And moves in faith That the purpose . And mission Are beyond the present . In a future unseen And a destiny. ~ From 'Songs of Mark, Vol. 1', inspired by the beginning of the … Continue reading When the soul begins to know why
At the heart Of the soul ~ We find This hunger ~ To belong To a larger ~ Purposeful Presence ~ Overwhelming Even if hidden ~ In the human Mind. ~
~ We must start Where many believe ~ They have achieved Their life’s purpose ~ Accomplishment Success ~ Are gods Of delusion ~ We are invited To move ~ Beyond the illusion Beyond ~ What the world Values today ~ Into sacrifice Love ~ The more blessed Way. ~ Image by Venrike Artworks from Pixabay
. Encountering God . Finding New meaning . New stories That spoke . Of the purpose Of living . The new role Of being . In time’s Infinity . And the deserts Of space . The blessings Of loving . And the blessings Of grace. .
On 6th January many countries celebrate epiphany, the theme of this poem. ~ We journeyed For years . Each day An epiphany . Though our purpose Lay hidden in mystery . And at the end To discover . Infant Life . Was that To return . To a new Beginning . Or was it To … Continue reading Each Day An Epiphany
Why does life have a meaning? Victor Frankl's "logotherapy" sought to help people discover meaning and purpose in their lives as way of helping them to re-discover their mental and emotional health. As Elizabeth Lukas wrote: The idea of Logos Therapy, however, goes further, and seeks the spiritual purpose behind life in Christian spirituality. Created … Continue reading Logos Therapy (2) – Why does life have a meaning?
First, Logotherapy "Logotherapy" is an approach to psychology developed by Victor Frankl. Frankl was a survivor of a Nazi concentration camp, and his short book Man's Search for Meaning is one of the most profound books I know - both as an account of living in a death camp and for his theory of Logotherapy … Continue reading A Psychological / Spiritual Reflection – Logos Therapy (1)
. Encountering The presence . Of God And what changed? . It was the way Of life . The new purpose New meanings . And a striving To be loving and good. . Image by Gerardo Maillard from Pixabay
. Spirit hovers Over the world . Brooding New life . As if the nurture Of earth . Was the prime Purpose . Of the pregnant Universe. .