Ordinary Sacred: The Simple Beauty of Everyday Life
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Ordinary Sacred: The Simple Beauty of Everyday Life

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There is a hidden meaning, a hidden beauty, in life’s most ordinary moments. It is the beauty of the human heart revealed, where what we have in common is greater than what keeps us apart. If we can learn to see the beauty in these moments, whether they are in the light or in the shadow, we become witnesses to the spiritual, testimonies to the sacred. We become true artist...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published February 14th 2012 by New World Library (first published January 31st 2012)
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Invitation to a Daily Pilgrimage from a Beloved Spiritual Guide

Kent Nerburn ranks among America’s beloved storytellers and spiritual guides. His specialties in past books include the natural world, Native American wisdom, the relationships between parents and their children—and the many ways that fine arts are a catalyst to insight. He began his career as a theologian and sculptor. But, he is most famous, today, for Neither Wolf Nor Dog, required reading on Native Americans’ relationships with n...more
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favorite quote: For spirituality is far more than religious practice. It is a cast of mind, a leaning of the heart, a willingness to see the shadow of the divine mystery in all people and in all things. It is feeling the presence of God in every encounter, and seeing the reflection of the divine in the face of every person we meet on the street.
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