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Kahlil Gibran

In this little treasure of a book I found yesterday, is a quote .. I had not seen this one before from one of Kahlil Gibran’s writings;. You pray in your distress and in your need;  would tha…

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This is a wonderful quote from Kahlil Gibran. We should make it a daily practice to pray whether it is in a time of need or not. When we pray, it can be a thankful and mindful practice that acknowledges the good that comes into our lives.

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I am a retired educator who recently completed a PhD at Gonzaga University in Spokane, WA. My dissertation topic and research was how teachers experience becoming who they are as teachers, as human subjects. For me, teaching is a calling and vocation that allows me to express who I am as a person. Currently, I am waiting and listening to what will call me. We have begun a small consulting and leadership firm called Rocky River Leadership & Consulting Ltd.

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  1. Reblogged this on By the Mighty Mumford and commented:

  2. A fine poet to quote…have you read all the works he wrote (alas, I have not)?

  3. Mindfulness is prayer, as I embrace the moment in its fullness, I embrace the God essence in that moment also.

  4. I found today’s post very enlightening. The Poet Gibran is quite good, I had not heard of him until today. Thank-You for introducing him. This was the one I like the best. ”“Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.” ” This gives me great hope. I am the director/directress of a Lay Carmelite Community. My soul has been seared with scars by some members who don’t like my quiet gently style of leadership. Again Thank-You.


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