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Nourishment for your soul

Nourishment For Your Soul

Soul Reminders® are conversations with what I call God, the Great Mystery and Source of all creation. I hope that my words open your heart to love and healing.

 

The latest books from Jennifer

The Generosity Of Creation

The Generosity Of Creation

Walking through the damp woods by the creek I noticed mushrooms growing near fallen branches. I pointed to them and said, "God, look, the great connectors. Their roots allow the trees to communicate with one another." "That's right," God replied "The mushroom's...

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Don’t Close Your Heart

Don’t Close Your Heart

I smeared raspberry jam over my toast and sat down for breakfast. I thought about my day ahead; the chores that needed to be done. After I finished the to-do list in my head, my thoughts turned to an incident I had witnessed the day before. A friend had been mean to a...

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Tell It To My Heart

Tell It To My Heart

Overwhelmed with work, I laced up my shoes and walked out by the woods where the bay leaf tree perfumes the air. "God, are you there?" I asked. "Right next to you, Sparrow," He answered. "I've got a lot on my mind. Do you have time to listen?" "Always. Tell it to my...

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In His Presence

In His Presence

I started to lock the gate just as an old woman turned the corner at my plot. "What have you got there?" she asked, pointing to the vegetables in the basket in my garden cart. "Beans, chard, and a yellow summer squash," I answered. She reached into the basket, took a...

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Take This Opportunity

Take This Opportunity

"Sparrow!" God called to me as I filled the bird feeder on my porch. The morning light was dim, last night's dark had not yet given up its grasp. "Here I am!" I answered. "I want you to take this opportunity," God said. "What opportunity?" I asked. "This one," He said...

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There Are No Strangers

There Are No Strangers

The sun, already sinking, gave a last gasp of light and disappeared. I zipped up my coat as night crept into the garden. I should go home, I thought, but the peas I’d sown still needed watering. I turned the nozzle to a soft spray for them. A noise behind me turned my...

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In the Cells and Sinews

In the Cells and Sinews

Are you here, God? I wondered, lifting the dumbbells up over my head. I can't feel you. I feel only embarrassment. I looked around at the others in the exercise class: all younger and stronger. "Of course, I'm here, Sparrow," God whispered into my heart. "Can you feel...

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Dominion

Dominion

I hammered a new birdbath into the flowerbed in the garden. A hummingbird sat on the fence wire, watching. "This is for you, my little friend," I said and smiled. "But you'll have to share with the bees and butterflies," The hummingbird tilted his head as if he...

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Don’t Ever Stop

Don’t Ever Stop

"With so many of us talking at you, do your ears ever get tired, God?" I asked after a rather long prayer I had offered up. "Never," He answered. "Your voices are part of the threads that knit creation." "That's an interesting way to look at it." "Your tender truths...

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