Painting #1195 Oil on Canvas (12"x16") Completed August 9, 2016 From Unity's "DAILY WORD"
Resilience I am flexible. I am resilient.
Tuesday, August 9, 2016
As I ponder the spiritual quality of resilience, I am reminded of the beautiful willow tree that sways in the wind but does not break. The resilience of the willow tree is a powerful example of how it is possible to be stable, strong, and flexible. In order for me to be healthy and strong through any challenge, I must also remain flexible.
I remember to stay open to the support that Spirit offers me on my spiritual path. Rather than closing myself off, I trust in God. I surrender my thoughts, beliefs, and attitudes and gain a deeper understanding of who I am. I become more flexible and open in my thinking. Centered in God, I open the way for possibilities to enter my life.
I am flexible. I am resilient.
They are like trees planted by streams of water.—Psalm 1:3