A Day For Women in Community with Rev. Connie L. Habash When summer ends, we turn inward. We long to feel peace, to embody our True Self, and to deepen our connection with the Divine. Come together as women and … Continue Reading
Every morning, shortly after I wake, I do my “sit-spot” practice outside in our front yard. This is a practice of simply sitting and being present with everything in nature. It’s a beautiful way to begin my day with the freshness of the morning air, the sun beginning to peek through the leaves, the squirrels racing up and down the oak trees, and most of all, the birdsong.
I relish hearing the variety of birds in our neighborhood. On those beautiful, bright, sunny mornings it is pure delight to sit by our grassy patch and hear a bird calling from the tall redwood tree 5 houses down to the right, and to hear the high-pitched clicking sound of a hummingbird as it zooms in for a drink from our Mexican sage.
This morning, however, was quite different than the others for the last couple of months. It was dense with cloud-cover, and rain was expected. For California in June, this is rare. With ordinary eyes, one might wake up, see the dismal looking skies, and decide to just pull the covers over the head and go back to sleep. A dreary, cloudy day. Continue Reading
Energy is the essence of the entire universe, and the essence of you and me. Everything in nature has a signature vibration that co-creates the symphony of the life on this planet. Our words and even our thoughts vibrate with … Continue Reading
Conscious Embodiment: A day-long retreat for deep connection with Spirit through your body and the natural world
Conscious Embodiment: a day-long retreat for deep connection with Spirit through your body and the natural world. Yoga ♦ Meditation ♦ Deep Nature Connection ♦ Community ♦ Grounding and Centering ♦ Creative Expression A day long-remembered in nature, on an … Continue Reading