Roger Vincent Jasaitis's Blog – 6th mo. 2014 Archive (3)

The problem with simplicity.

The problem we face today needs very little time for its statement. Our lives in a modern city grow too complex and overcrowded. Even the necessary obligations which we feel we must meet grow overnight, like Jack's beanstalk, and before we know it we are bowed down with burdens, crushed under committees, strained , breathless, and hurried, panting through…

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Added by Roger Vincent Jasaitis on 6th mo. 26, 2014 at 11:12am — 2 Comments

Outside of Time

Sweet William and Swallowtail

Speaking with Buddhist friends this week the topic was benefactor moments. An instance that you recall in your life when someone granted you an act of love, kindness or mercy. Although that…

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Added by Roger Vincent Jasaitis on 6th mo. 20, 2014 at 7:10pm — No Comments

Sacred Sounds

~August Dawn~ 

Do you have a sacred sound? A sound that you recognize as coming from the Spirit? A sound that touches your soul in a meaningful way? I sat next to a six year old in Meeting for Worship today. An hour more or less of silence. Of course Meeting for Worship is never silent. Each Meeting has it’s rhythms of exterior and…

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Added by Roger Vincent Jasaitis on 6th mo. 5, 2014 at 4:55pm — 2 Comments

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