One time, having tea with a friend, we were in deep conversation when the phone rang. I ignored it, thinking I was being polite. Jerry stopped his thought mid-sentence and asked, "Aren't you going to get the phone? Maybe God is calling you." I looked at him in amazement, reached for the receiver, and tentatively said, "hello? . . ." I don't remember who was calling, but I have never forgotten Jerry's message to stay curious, to see if I can decode the Divine in everyday interactions. We have in ourselves some mysterious ability, in ordinary moments and moments of extreme, to speak with the voice of God....

Christina Baldwin in The Seven Whispers by Christina Baldwin


To Practice This Thought:
Today when someone or something interrupts you, see if you can decode the potential annoyance and view it instead as divine intervention.


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