Do not walk away from having the conversations that matter. Speak up, take action, love more deeply than you previously thought possible. Be about it. When you talk about what matters you attune your system into a knowing. A way of being were you understand more and more of what is important. Words from 1965 by Martin Luther King Jr. speak to the heart of the matter, “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter." Do not walk away from having the conversations that matter. Speak up, take action, love more deeply than previously possible.
AWAKEN: SHOW UP, CALL OUT, TAKE LOVING ACTION
Be the change you wish to see. When we speak out for what we love, when we truly talk about what we love, what matters most to us, what creates connection throughout the world, there is a quickening, a gravity of purpose connected to all that is. This is not the world that we were born into, this is the world we inherited and create through our thoughts and actions, and like any inheritance we work to become what we need to be for us and we unlearn that which we have acquired that no longer serves and we know our path is our path and all that we are shackled to when released is the way that we come into the truth of who we are.
REMEMBER: WE ARE HERE TO SHINE BRIGHTLY
Very voice counts. Now is the time. We have the privilege to grow younger as we move deeper into our lives. Don’t pass up the opportunities to be someone today who impacts the worlds we inhabit. When we talk about what matters, we remember to show up and do what we know needs to be done.
FOUNDATIONAL HEALTH AND WELLNESS AFFIRMATION
I know what matters.
PRAYER'S OF THE HEART
May you connect deeply to the light in all things.
LOVE ACTIVISM 💚🌱✨ A WAY FOR SWITCH
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Judgment and love are opposites. From one come all the sorrows of the world. But from the other comes deep, abiding, peace. Forgiveness looks on sinlessness alone, and judges not. Judgment binds my eyes and make me blind. Yet love, reflected in forgiveness here, reminds peace is yours again. --ACIM
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"There is a time when silence is betrayal."
"A man dies when he refuses to stand up for that which is right. A man dies when he refuses to stand up for justice. A man dies when he refuses to take a stand for that which is true.” when paraphrased and commonly referenced "Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter."
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