Nurt Thurs – Stand in Awe


“Stand in awe of yourself and connect with your glorious spirit.  Source your life from that place of pure love inside and trust that it’s always there for you.” ~ Panach Desai ~


Frequent Contributors to
Nurturing Thursday:

Tea and Paper
Meg Evans
Inside the Mind of Isadora
Grace Notes
Jacqueline King
Carol Carlisle


What is Nurturing Thursday, you ask?

In this amazingly competitive society of ours, how many of us truly feel good about ourselves? How often do we extend to ourselves … the same courtesies, considerations, nurturing, forgiveness and understanding we would a loved one, a friend, or even a stranger?

Our culture tells us we need to be special and above average to feel good about ourselves. Yet, it is not possible for all of us to be above average at the same time. Don’t we usually know of someone richer, more attractive, “more together” or successful than we are? Even if we discount the material aspects and consider the more spiritual facet, don’t we know of those who seem more at peace, more aware or living in the moment. Even when we do manage to feel a strong sense of self-esteem or self-confidence, we are not able to consistently hold on to it. For most, our sense of self-worth bounces around like a ping-pong ball, rising and falling strongly tied with our latest success or failure.

In an effort to eliminate labeling ourselves as “good” or “bad”, and clearly accept ourselves with an open heart … to treat ourselves with the same kindness, caring, and compassion we would show to a good friend … I would like to incorporate more self-compassion and self-kindness in my life.

To “give this planet a much needed shot of fun, support and positive energy” … I am dubbing Thursdays as Nurturing Thursday.

If any of my readers are interested in joining the nurturing, I applaud and welcome you to do so … the more the merrier!!

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About becca givens

Becca is an artist, poet, and animal communicator. She delights in cooking, nurturing, and sharing a rich spiritual life with others on the Path.
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7 Responses to Nurt Thurs – Stand in Awe

  1. Beautiful Becca! Both photo and quote. 🙂


  2. Truthful words in this beautiful quote. In the end, it’s all on us to decide the paths we wish to take.
    Namaste 🙏


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  4. Meg Evans says:

    That’s the best use of “source” as a verb that I’ve seen. 🙂


  5. Grace says:

    Love this one, Becca! Thank you for the nourishment!

    Liked by 1 person

  6. Elizabeth says:

    Hi Becca, lovely quote, most of the time we don’t realize that we need to change inside, be well inside, so we can transforme around us! here is my link:


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