This very moment, this sacred moment, offers up a host of opportunities to walk in the world with eyes and ears wide open; to pay attention to WHO is here right now.
This WHO may be someone we barely know a complete stranger; a dear loved one or a difficult person. If we are awake and aware, moving more intentionally through our day, we will notice the individuals who cross our path and what they might be here to offer us, or what we can offer them as fellow sojourners; what we can learn from one another.
There are no random encounters in a divinely ordered universe.
It is easy to love those who love us,
**From Awakening the Spirit Within
is a touchpoint. a resting place, a "remembering" of who we really are and how we can best live—kindly and compassionately with ourselves and others.
Janice Lynne Lundy, DMin
is an educator, interspiritual director/guide and retreat leader who has been pointing people back toward the Sacred for more than twenty years. She is the author of several spiritual growth books, including Your Truest Self, My Deepest Me and Portable Peace., and is the co-founder and co-director of the Spiritual Guidance Training Institute.