The Power of Pause Book Extras

The Power of Pause Book Extras

Book Extra from A Word from Terry
Do you feel like your days are getting busier and busier and you don't take enough pauses to relax and refuel?

Chapter 5, New Rules
View pictures of Terry’s garden at his house on Vashon Island.


Chapter 10, Changing the Questions
To create a “Good Day” card open the below document and type in your good day characteristics where indicated. After you fill in the card, you can print and post the card somewhere where you will see it throughout the day.

The "Good Day" Card

Chapter 15, Pause Button
To discover some of America's most captivating driving routes, visit and browse the list of National Scenic Byways.

Chapter 22, Putting Down the Sack
Find a space to rest and pray at

Chapter 23, What We Want to See
Find a sacred space in your day by visiting

Chapter 29, It’s the Little Things
Need help slowing down in the midst of your hectic days? Sign up for a 3-Minute Retreat and receive a daily email reminding you to pause for three minutes of simple meditation each day.

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Chapter 30, Losing What I Don’t Need
Donate clothes and other items you don't use. Browse these sites to find a donation center.

St. Vincent DePaul Society


The Salvation Army

Chapter 38, Play
Play like a child with these fun crafts, taken from Crafting Faith. Crafts featured include pinwheels, New Year crackers, suncatchers, tambourines, and maracas.

  View Craft instructions

Chapter 48, God’s Other Book
In the chapter God’s Other Book the woman on the ferry was enthralled by the beauty of Mount Rainier.  View the video below to “see the mountain” for yourself.

Chapter 51, Heaven on Earth
Read Fr. Barry’s description of “thin places,” excerpted from his book A Friendship Like No Other.

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