Why is it Vital to Incorporate Silence into our Daily Life?

It is vital to incorporate silence into our daily life because this is where the magic happens.

When we let go and trust God, God can begin to work in us.

We begin to surprise our family and colleagues with a new repertoire of thoughts, words, and deeds.

We are better able to recognize when our spouse does not want our opinion but instead needs a hug and a listening ear.

We notice a colleague at work is struggling with a task, and we step in and help her to complete her assigned duties.

Basil Pennington wrote, “In Centering Prayer we go beyond thought and image, beyond the senses and the rational mind, to that center of our being where God is working a wonderful work.”

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