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I’m eager to read more of Kent Nerburn’s books! A gift from Kelly ina hard year. They have good years and bad years, and yet they endure.

Open to Small Graces

Perhaps one man’s God is another kwnt mans little treasures. The world we shape is the world we touch — with our words, our actions, our dreams. In twenty elegant pieces, Kent Nerburn, author of Small Graces, explores the mystical power of the mundane.

Quotes from Small Graces: But if our lot is no more than the setting of a table, or the tending of a garden, or showing in a child a path in a wood, our lives are no less worthy. By small graces kent nerburn us to recognize the hidden power of the ordinary, Small Graces reveals the mystical alchemy of the mundane made profound by small graces kent nerburn artistry of a well-lived life.

Where does it come from, this strange unquenchable human urge for ‘more’ that is both our blessing and our curse? When I started to read I groaned.

A friend borrowed me her skall copy. I read this book, on the morning bus to work, one essay at a time, as a kind of meditation or centering for my day.

Small Graces thoughts

For though we may not live a holy life, we live in a world alive with holy moments. The older I get the more I appreciate small graces.

When our day goes from snall into morning to beginning the descent into afternoon and then nigh This was a wonderful book to be my last book read in I like it so well I returned it before finishing. This book was a download on my kindle. A nice little book that reminds us to take a moment out small graces kent nerburn our busy lives to reflect and be thankful.

Small Graces: The Quiet Gifts of Everyday Life by Kent Nerburn

By reading a selection every morning, I found that the selections set a gtaces tone for my day, ever reminding me to be mindful of my many every day blessings. They respond to the movements of the wind, the changes of the season.

This book tells us of ways Spirit manifests if we open our senses and heart. Quote Bulletin Who can distinguish giver and receiver in the final kiss of gratitude?

Aug 22, Mary rated it it was amazing Shelves: I live my life through small graces. They will even give up their own lives small graces kent nerburn provide shelter and warmth for others. There are a few good points in this book but overall I felt as though it was long winded rather than uplifting or providing small graces kent nerburn to appreciate everyday kwnt. Jan 02, Hyun rated it really liked it. In essence, the author invites his readers to examine the quiet gifts of everyday life including The Dark Gift and The Blue Moment, moments of epiphany, an acknowledgement of the sacred in everyday life.

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Jan 18, Rayna rated it it was ok. We must learn to value the small as well as the great.

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Jan 13, Harmony Kent rated it it was amazing. A great book for meditation. The affairs of the day are discussed; grievances are aired. Lists with This Book.