Fellowship of Heretics Daily Devotional: August 6-Solitude

Our Lady

 

HOLY HERETIC DEVOTIONAL- Aug. 6, 2016-SOLITUDE

Compiled by Holy Heretic Connie Foster

“In solitude the mind gains strength and learns to lean upon itself.” — Laurence Sterne

Solitude is a time to set apart from the rush, noise and anxiety of the world. Solitude is a time to spend with God, free from the distractions of life. There are many accounts in the Bible of Jesus needing and finding Solitude. When he was up against his hardest task, the Crucifixion, he didn’t just toughen up and get through it. He spent time alone in the Garden of Gethsemane. He needed solitude to accomplish his purpose here on earth and so do we.

Today’s Action: Take some time today to recognize your need for solitude and then learn how to best practice solitude on a daily basis.

 

Sharing: We would love to hear how you best practice solitude and if it has helped you feel more peaceful and content. Please comment on our Facebook page: https://m.facebook.com/HolyHereticZine

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