Monday, March 17, 2014

Fast & Feast On These!

  • Fast from Judging others; Feast on the Christ dwelling in them
  • Fast from emphasis on our differences; Feast on our Oneness
  • Fast from the darkness around us; Feast on the light of Christ
  • Fast on thoughts of illness; Feast on the healing power of God
  • Fast on words that pollute; Feast on words that purify
  • Fast from withholding anger; Feast on sharing our feelings
  • Fast from pessimism; Feast on optimism
  • Fast from worry; Feast on trust
  • Fast from guilt; Feast on freedom
  • Fast from complaining; Feast on appreciation
  • Fast from stress; Feast on self care
  • Fast from hostility; Feast on letting go
  • Fast from bitterness; Feast on forgiveness
  • Fast from discouragement; Feast on seeing the good
  • Fast from apathy; Feast on enthusiasm
  • Fast from suspicion; Feast on the good 
  • Fast from idle gossip; Feast on spreading good news
  • Fast from being so busy; Feast on quiet silence
  • Fast from problems that overwhelm; Feast on prayerful trust
  • Fast from talking; Feast on listening
  • Fast from trying to be in control; Fast on letting go
Loving God, let us Fast from anything that leads us away from you.  Teach us to Feast on all that brings us closer to you.  Amen.