Wednesday Wisdom SoulQuote: embrace wisdom

SoulQuote:“Wisdom is like a baobab tree; no one individual can embrace it."  ~African Proverb (Akan)   SOULfirmation:"I OPEN MYSELF TO THE POWER OF COLLECTIVE WISDOM."(Close your eyes and repeat slowly in your mind or out loud.Let the words permeate your soul.) SoulQuestion:(For Contemplation and Conversation)Are you operating from a place of humility to receive communal, cultural, and spiritual wisdom?    

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Wednesday Wisdom SoulQuote: soul force

SoulQuote:“And I submit that nothing will be done until people of goodwill put their bodies and their souls in motion. And it will be the kind of soul force brought into being as a result of this confrontation that I believe will make the difference."  ~Martin Luther King, Jr.   SOULfirmation:"I FEEL MY SOUL FORCE."(Close your eyes and repeat slowly in…

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Wednesday Wisdom SoulQuote: rooted

SoulQuote:“I done plant my seeds, now I'm rooted."  ~Ester Dean (songwriter) and Ciara (artist)   SOULfirmation:"I AM ROOTED."(Close your eyes and repeat slowly in your mind or out loud.Let the words permeate your soul.) SoulQuestions:(For Contemplation and Conversation)What personal, communal, and cultural seeds have been planted in your life so far that help you stay rooted? What has grown from these…

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Wednesday Wisdom SoulQuote: release your extraordinary

SoulQuote:“We all have the extraordinary coded within us, waiting to be released."  ~Jean Houston   SOULfirmation:"I HAVE EXTRAORDINARY WITHIN ME."(Close your eyes and repeat slowly in your mind or out loud.Let the words permeate your soul.) SoulQuestion:(For Contemplation and Conversation)What special, extraordinary part of you are you ready to release into expression?    

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Wednesday Wisdom SoulQuote: stand up (John Lewis)

SoulQuote:“I urge you to answer the highest calling of your heart and stand up for what you truly believe.”  ~John Lewis   SOULfirmation:"I STAND UP AND ANSWER THE CALL."(Close your eyes and repeat slowly in your mind or out loud.Let the words permeate your soul.) SoulQuestion:(For Contemplation and Conversation)What does your heart call you to stand up for?    

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Wednesday Wisdom SoulQuote: temple of love

SoulQuote:“Inside the chaos, build a temple of love.”  ~Rune Lazuli   SOULfirmation:"I BUILD UP MY INNER TEMPLE OF LOVE."(Close your eyes and repeat slowly in your mind or out loud.Let the words permeate your soul.) SoulQuestion:(For Contemplation and Conversation)What will you do to strengthen the ways that you experience, give, receive, and live love?    

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Wednesday Wisdom SoulQuote: peace and freedom

SoulQuote:“You can't separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom.”  ~Malcolm X   SOULfirmation:"MY FREEDOM LIBERATES MY PEACE."(Close your eyes and repeat slowly in your mind or out loud.Let the words permeate your soul.) SoulQuestions:(For Contemplation and Conversation)What are you doing for your inner liberation? What are you doing for our collective…

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Wednesday Wisdom SoulQuote: indomitable will

SoulQuote:“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.”  ~Mahatma Gandhi   SOULfirmation:"I SUMMON THE WILL TO DO WHAT MUST BE DONE."(Close your eyes and repeat slowly in your mind or out loud.Let the words permeate your soul.) SoulQuestions:(For Contemplation and Conversation)What strengthens your will? What helps you to live your deepest values and realize your…

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Wednesday Wisdom SoulQuote: take flight

SoulQuote:“Stretch your mind and fly.”  ~Whitney M. Young   SOULfirmation:"MY CONSCIOUSNESS IS EXPANDING."(Close your eyes and repeat slowly in your mind or out loud.Let the words permeate your soul.) SoulQuestions:(For Contemplation and Conversation)In what ways is your awareness opening up and expanding?How is this showing up in your choices and actions?    

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Wednesday Wisdom SoulQuote: illuminated truth

SoulQuote:“The way to right wrongs is to turn the light of truth upon them.”  ~Ida B. Wells   SOULfirmation:"ILLUMINATE TRUTH."(Close your eyes and repeat slowly in your mind or out loud.Let the words permeate your soul.) SoulQuestions:(For Contemplation and Conversation)What truths will you bring to light? Are YOU willing to see (situations, other people, yourself, the world) in a new…

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Wednesday Wisdom SoulQuote: life offering

SoulQuote:“Today, ask yourself how you can turn your life into an offering.”  ~Cleo Wade   SOULfirmation:"I WILL LIVE MY LIFE AS AN OFFERING."(Close your eyes and repeat slowly in your mind or out loud.Let the words permeate your soul.) SoulQuestion:(For Contemplation and Conversation)How can you more strongly live your life as an offering to the world? to others? to yourself?…

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Wednesday Wisdom SoulQuote: see beyond

SoulQuote:“Everything that we see is a shadow cast by that which we do not see.”  ~Martin Luther King, Jr.   SOULfirmation:"I SEE BEYOND WHAT IS CAST BEFORE ME."(Close your eyes and repeat slowly in your mind or out loud.Let the words permeate your soul.) SoulQuestions:(For Contemplation and Conversation)Are you seeing beyond what is cast in front of you? What might you…

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Wednesday Wisdom SoulQuote: breathe liberation

SoulQuote:“Liberation is not a one time event.”  ~Audre Lorde   SOULfirmation:"LIBERATION - breathe - LIBERATION - breathe - LIBERATION."(Close your eyes and repeat slowly in your mind or out loud.Let the words permeate your soul.) SoulQuestion:(For Contemplation and Conversation)What can support you to sustain engagement in the work of liberation?    

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Wednesday Wisdom SoulQuote: facing change

SoulQuote:“Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.”  ~James Baldwin   SOULfirmation:"I AM FACING WHAT MUST CHANGE IN MYSELF AND THE WORLD."(Close your eyes and repeat slowly in your mind or out loud.Let the words penetrate your soul.) SoulQuestion:(For Contemplation and Conversation)What do you need to REALLY face? About the world? …

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Wednesday Wisdom SoulQuote: give light

SoulQuote:“Give light and people will find the way.”  ~Ella Baker   SOULfirmation:"I SHINE MY LIGHT."(Close your eyes and repeat slowly in your mind or out loud.Let the words penetrate your soul.) SoulQuestion:(For Contemplation and Conversation)How and where are you shining your light?  

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