Gifts of Character – Peacefulness

My reflection today is the Virtue / Character of Peacefulness. Peacefulness comes from a heart that can trust and not need to control everyone and everything. A peaceful heart sees others without prejudice or judgment. We look inside ourselves and find stillness in our mind so we can love more fully by having respect and…

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Gifts of Character – Peacefulness

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Peacefulness. Peace in the world begins with peace in our lives. We have an inner calmness from taking the time to reflect and meditate. We seek harmony with the Universe, in so doing we find peace with people in our lives and ourselves. Peacefulness comes…

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Gifts of Character – Peacefulness

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Peacefulness. Peace is about a gentle spirit, with action. Our peacefulness comes from taking action based on understanding, empathy, and compassion. Peacefulness originates from the practice of mindfulness, an awareness of our thoughts and actions and the consequences involved. As I consider the state of…

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Gifts of Character – Peacefulness

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Peacefulness. Peacefulness begins with an awareness of our interdependence with people, nature, and all creation. It is a sense of harmony with others. We allow ourselves to take our time and develop our inner calm. Peacefulness is about recognizing it is not just about us;…

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Gifts of Character – Peacefulness

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Peacefulness. Peacefulness begins with just being. We take the time for quiet reflection. Our doing and doing stops for enough moments to find a sense of harmony with all creation. Peacefulness is a virtue that we become when our need for control gives in to…

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Gifts of Character – Peacefulness

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Peacefulness. Peacefulness is about living in this moment in harmony with all creation. We choose love over anger. We pursue unity over power. Choices others are making do not disrupt our inner peace. We practice detachment by not allowing our feelings to control our actions.…

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Gifts of Character – Peacefulness

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Peacefulness. Peacefulness comes from giving up the need to have power and control. Peacefulness is an inner sense of calm that comes from being in a meditative state of gratitude. It is trusting in the Universe and having the determination to be peaceful while taking…

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Gifts of Character – Peacefulness

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Peacefulness. Peacefulness begins with peace within your own heart. Peacefulness is not just the absence of violence. Peacefulness begins with quiet reflection, releasing anxiety, and not allowing ourselves to be rushed. Peacefulness is inner calm. Today I will take the time to reflect in a…

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Gifts of Character – Cleanliness

My reflection today is the Virtue / Character of Cleanliness. Cleanliness of our mind, body, and spirit brings peacefulness to our soul. The purity of the mind is about keeping it clear, not dulling it or overwhelming it with negativity. The body is held clean on the outside and the inside with fresh food and…

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Gifts of Character – Caring

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Caring. Caring is about giving our attention and taking action on what we value you the most. Caring for people, values, tasks, principles, and things that we believe in is a sign of love and we are not willing to accept less than our best…

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