Comfort and peace…..

Forging ahead into the unknown can leave you a little weary and I am in that place right now. I have nearly finished the tasks that I am responsible for today and then for a few days I can retreat.

As I struggled to complete some important forms last night a memory floated up from Summer 2011. I was fortunate enough to be living next to the park that hosted a ‘Proms in the Park’ concert where Aled Jones was the star turn. It was freezing and I sat at my open front room window wrapped in a blanket and Aled’s beautiful voice carried across the tall cedar trees. I will never forget it. Here he is singing my favourite prayer……

19 Responses to “Comfort and peace…..”


  1. 1 granbee June 4, 2012 at 10:58 pm

    Jane, your very fine attitude and spirit in moving through challenging changes in your own life has made you a channel for God’s peace here in Blogville!

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    • 2 Jane Thorne June 5, 2012 at 8:10 am

      Oh Rose what a lovely comment and thank you. Everyone has challenges and I am learning as I go. A memory flashed up then and I’ll blog that today..so thank you again. Sunshine love to you xx

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  2. 3 mj monaghan June 4, 2012 at 3:45 am

    Beautiful prayer and really nice rendition of that.

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    • 4 Jane Thorne June 4, 2012 at 1:40 pm

      I will never forget his voice as it sailed across those trees that night…it’s not until to stop awhile that we realise how worn we have become. The simple things restore don’t they? Good to hear from you mj x

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  3. 5 tornadoday June 1, 2012 at 2:18 pm

    ahhhhhhhhh………truly our life is not of hours, weeks, or years…….but rather the divine that rests in ‘moments’…….. Beautiful. ~ Love, B

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  4. 9 maturestudenthanginginthere June 1, 2012 at 2:10 pm

    Beautiful – and very apt for us all. I’ve loved this since I was a little girl. I recently found this version – quite different but very beautiful.

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  5. 11 1smiles June 1, 2012 at 1:54 pm

    Jane, Just when you found yourself weary from life’s requirements, a wonderful gift came forth. Enjoy your days of relaxation!
    Love & Hugs,
    Jeannie xxxxx

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  6. 15 elenacaravela June 1, 2012 at 12:00 pm

    Nothing like a little getaway:)

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  7. 17 grandfathersky June 1, 2012 at 11:05 am

    Simply a perfect way to begin my day … Thank you Jane … Blessings go out to you … Peter…

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