Definition: marked by peaceful repose or quietude; possessing a tranquil, placid mind; undisturbed in one’s soul

Prayer: God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference. — Reinhold Niebuhr (1892-1971) American Theologian

Comment: If you are caught up in the hustle and hassle of an active life, you will long for serenity and relaxation. The next vacation or retirement seems so far away. But you can always take an inner trip to your center where all peace exists.

Symbol: a calm sea