TAKE TIME FOR FOOD FOR THOUGHT
(From the "Take Time" newsletter -- a monthly e-zine. Please sign
up at www.Wright-Oncoaching.com).
This past year I have discovered coaching and it has become a
passion for me. It has proven to be both rewarding and
challenging. While coaching and trying to decide what specialty I
would choose, I thought that since all of life's issues seem to
touch on the spiritual, spiritual life coaching was the best fit
With that in mind, I am launching an email series called Take
Time for Food for Thought. I intend to send something every other
week and I hope you find something that touches your spirit.
"The spiritual life is an endless river, a bottomless spring, a
deep well". (Sue Monk Kidd, Firstlight.)
Ms. Kidd tells a story of an applewood table made in New England
for a farmer sixty years ago. One day a gnawing sound began to
emanate from the table. It kept up for several weeks until a bug
emerged, unfurled its wings and flew away.
An insect had been deposited in the trunk of the tree before it
was made into a table and had remained in the wood all these
years. Warmed, perhaps, by the heart of a coffee urn place on the
table, it hatched and a little bug gnawed its way out.
We all have seeds with in us of hidden promise. We just have to
take time to recognize our potentials - time to nurture our
Have you had time to nurture your spirit?
Do you have practices that keep you on track - balanced?
We all have a desire to be well balanced, in our minds, bodies and
spirits. But we need to be aware of the importance of taking that
time to nurture all three.
When we take the time to focus on one task or one thought at a
time, we naturally tend to slow down, and become more aware and
conscious of what we are doing.
Until the next Take Time.
About the Author:
Lois Wrightson is a Spiritual Life Coach who helps to nurture
your individual spiritual development through the discovery and
affirmation of your own beliefs and values. If you mention
LowCostLifeCoaching.com when you contact her, you will
receive the special discounted rate of $50 a month for coaching
services. To contact Lois please email email@example.com
or go to www.Wright-OnCoaching.com.
Copyright Lois Wrightson 2007