I lift my eyes... From where does my help come? My help comes from The One, maker of heaven and earth. (from Psalm 121)
Upon smelling the flowers of a tree or a shrub, it is customary to say:
Blessed are You, Eternal Source of Life, Who creates fragrant trees.
Even the smallest act of caring for another person is like a drop of water. It will make ripples throughout the pond. (Bryan Matteo)
Upon smelling a flower that is growing in grasses or herbs, it’s customary to say:
Blessed are You, Source of All Life, Who creates fragrant herbage.
"In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth..." (Genesis 1:1)
May the waters of Life sustain you and fill you with life as you travel Life's journey. (Rabbi Debra Smith)