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    Giving Thanks for the Rio Grande Community

    The Daily Prayer 8.31.2014
    “Giving Thanks for the Rio Grande Community”
    Rev Martha Quintana, Senior Minister

    Truth, Beauty, Peace, Health, Abundance, Divine Unfoldment, Divine Harmony; the Universe is always conspiring for the Highest Good, and in this moment, I know the Universe is conspiring for my highest good. As the Almighty stands with me, as the Almighty loves me, nothing and no one can stand against me. I am divinely loved and divinely protected. The grace I seek is already mine and always has been. As I know thisfor me, I know this for all who read this prayer.

    Knowing that God is all there is, All There Is, I give thanks for the Rio Grande Community. I give thanks for all of the people who showed up to finish the social hall and bless them. I give thanks for all of the volunteers and donors and bless them. I give thanks for the beautiful light that streams through our community, for the beauty that naturally imbues it, and for the healing space and community that our sanctuary allows. I affirm and declare that each member of our community is healthy, happy, and whole – allowing all of us to bond and grow with unfettered, beautiful abundance. The Rio Grande Center, through all of its people, accomplishes the vision of connection everywhere and the mission of all people who attend to become the people they intend to be and have the life they have come here to have. I am grateful for the profound indwelling spirit that pervades every activity, every group, and every class. I am grateful for the continued learning that all of us have and for the magnificent youth program that has already arrived.

    Most of all, I am grateful for the community that comes together and declares a world that works for everyone; a world in which love leads the way and the rest of us follow because love is what we’re made of. I am so happy that we have found each other and that we live together in peace, love, and faith. It’s all good. It’s done.

    And So It Is.


    Rev Martha Quintana is Senior Minister at the Rio Grande Center For Spiritual Living, Albuquerque, NM 87107

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