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Gifts of Love Update 5

Sometimes the best wisdom comes from Dove’s chocolate wrappers: Remind yourself to relax and Dare to dream. So, I am heeding that advice. I am taking time to relax and I am daring to dream. I dream of a world where everyone loves each other. There would be no such thing as greed as everyone would have what they needed, which ultimately stemmed from love. If my little campaign can make a dent toward my dream; then I am twice blessed.

I am taking time to really enjoy the process and put love into the artwork on each gift bag. I was able to complete 2 more Gifts of Love (#24 and #25). I might have the opportunity to give bag #2 away tomorrow and bag #3 away on Saturday. I am not going to rush this campaign. I believe the distribution of these Gifts of Love needs to be done with deliberateness, with mindfulness, and with agape love.

This campaign has brought my faith in God to a more profound level; and, it is teaching me not only patience, but also openness to new ways of seeing the world and my spirituality. As I paint each bag, I have been in communication with and praying to God. He is guiding my hand as I lay down each color with each brush stroke. It is an awesome experience. 

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Comments on: "Gifts of Love Update 5" (5)

  1. I was wondering when this would come to you… This seems now more like the meditation of love, on love, that was your intention, I can see you are a bit of an over achiever. But always you are being taught patience?

    • My head and my heart don’t always match. My heart knows to slow down, let things unfold naturally, do all things with love and joy; but, my head wants to continue to do, do, do. (It is my left brain wanting to dominate my right brain…it is remembering to balance and be more whole-brained.) Thank for you mindful comments, Peter. I appreciate your caring words and it allows me to pause for reflection. ♥ Angi

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