"It Will Pass"
(A Zen Story)

9-17-2010 Church Within SOW Seeds Service - Story #606
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Welcome
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Greetings my Dearest Sisters and Brothers, and welcome again to Church Within's Story of the Week ["SOW Seeds”].

This week's SOW Seeds Story, contributed by: Pastor Daniel

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Story of the Week
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It Will Pass
(A Zen Story)

A student went to his meditation teacher and said, "My meditation is horrible! I feel so distracted, or my legs ache, or I'm constantly falling asleep. It's just horrible!"
"It will pass," the teacher said matter-of-factly.

A week later, the student came back to his teacher. "My meditation is wonderful! I feel so aware, so peaceful, so alive! It's just wonderful!'

"It will pass," the teacher replied matter-of-factly.

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Pastor's Quote of the Week
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Everything has its beauty but not everyone sees it.
(From: Confucius (551 BC - 479 BC)

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The Prayer
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Dear God,        
        Help me to always see the Good.

You ALL are Within the Infinitely Loving Embrace of our Universal Parent,

The Creator's Eternal Love to all of You,
Pastor Daniel

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