Archive for the ‘Daily Inspirations’ Category

Strong Mind

January 28, 2022 | COMMENTS
Are you willing to know how powerful your thoughts are?  It takes courage.  One way to begin is to simply start thinking: I’d like … and then fill in the blank.  What’s important is to say “I’d like” at the... Read More

Over-Giving

January 27, 2022 | COMMENTS
Have you ever felt unappreciated?  I mean, who hasn’t?   What I’ve found is that if we’re feeling unappreciated it’s likely because we’re giving what no one is asking for.  We are probably giving to people in order to get... Read More

Living The Answered Prayer

January 26, 2022 | COMMENTS
One of the issues many of us experience is that we’re actually afraid of the answered prayer. We wish for things to be different, but we’re not ready to accept them being different. The thought of change and what that... Read More

Healthy Relationships and Boundaries

January 25, 2022 | COMMENTS
A question I often get is about how to be spiritual and have healthy boundaries.  I get asked, “what does healthy boundaries mean?”   Healthy boundaries means loving relationships that are respectful, honoring and not in any way co-dependent, manipulating,... Read More

Stop Strengthening the Unconscious Guilt

January 24, 2022 | COMMENTS
A Course in Miracles helps us to expose the unconscious guilt that we all feel so that it can be dissolved permanently. This is the guilt that humanity feels for having turned away from God, our creator, and, in doing so,... Read More

Healing through feeling

January 23, 2022 | COMMENTS
In Masterful Living (which starts TOMORROW!) I help people to heal their hearts (minds and bodies) through having the courage to feel their feelings.  I’ve spent a major portion of my life trying to figure out my own feelings and... Read More

Guilt Is Self-Punishing

January 22, 2022 | COMMENTS
Some people use the threat of guilt as a motivator.  Some use guilt to keep them playing small and avoid taking risks.  Guilt itself is self-sabotage. I’ve talked with many folks who don’t fully enjoy their life because they feel... Read More

Trust vs Hope

January 21, 2022 | COMMENTS
Have you ever thought about the difference between faith and hope? It’s really worth considering. If you’re going on a trip and you tell me about it before you leave – which of these two statements would you rather hear... Read More

Relief From Feeling So Wrong

January 20, 2022 | COMMENTS
I remember when I read Gandhi’s autobiography more than 30 years ago there was a story of how at a press conference a journalist asked him what he thought about a particular topic.  After Gandhi stated his point of view,... Read More

From Despair to Fulfilling Your Destiny!

January 19, 2022 | COMMENTS
I can see now that there were times when I felt that life was against me.  And that life wasn’t fair.  I truly believed that I didn’t have the resources to live the life that I wished for.  I went... Read More

Her Barking Was My Blessing

January 18, 2022 | COMMENTS
Many of us have or have had fears around things that seem to recur and disrupt our happiness.  There’s FOMO, the fear of missing out.  I had FONES, fear of not enough sleep.  If you’re a longtime reader of my... Read More

Changing Our Mindset

January 17, 2022 | COMMENTS
Yesterday’s Self-Love workshop was great.  People asked if I’d have another one, and I think I may well see if I can do that next month.  Self-Love, Part 2. This topic is SO important because without really getting to Self-Love... Read More

Required for Awakening

January 16, 2022 | COMMENTS
Yesterday morning I woke up and it was -17 degrees outside.  That’s -27 celsius.  17 degrees below zero and I know that you might be in a place where it’s even colder, but that’s a lot for me, and for... Read More

Peaceful Choices

January 15, 2022 | COMMENTS
I remember it so clearly.  Of course I do.  It happened millions of times.   There were millions of times I had a clear opportunity to turn away from self-destructive and self-punishing behavior, but I didn’t do it.  It just... Read More

We Have Super Powers

January 14, 2022 | COMMENTS
Are you feeling challenged lately?  You’re not alone.  I’m feeling it too.  Many of us are.  I call it “energetic weather.”   It’s not just that we’re all WAY past ready to be done with the pandemic, it’s also that so... Read More

When People Treat Us Poorly

January 13, 2022 | COMMENTS
I remember having an experience with someone in my life who didn’t treat me as well as I would have liked.  I attributed it to his personality and tried (not very successfully) to not take it personally.  I had a... Read More

Let’s Stop Frightening Ourselves

January 12, 2022 | COMMENTS
One of  quotes from A Course in Miracles that sticks in my mind is "You may still complain about fear, but you nevertheless persist in making yourself fearful.” I have talked with so many people for whom this is true, and I... Read More

Peace Is Our Natural State

January 11, 2022 | COMMENTS
The more I walk this path of truly living A Course in Miracles, the more I can see the clear choice in my mind.  Sometimes the choice is to be upset or to be at Peace.  I can choose to be... Read More

Choosing Enlightenment

January 10, 2022 | COMMENTS
Aim for the heights and you’ll be amazed at how much higher you go.   Ok, I know it sounds incredibly simplistic, too simple to change your entire life, but if it works, why not try it?   I’m a... Read More

Be kind, rewind

January 9, 2022 | COMMENTS
When I lived in Los Angeles, I had a Blockbuster Video store a few blocks from my house. I remember they had stickers on the videos that said “bee kind, rewind!” I had an experience recently that made me think... Read More

Walking In Faith

January 8, 2022 | COMMENTS
Living by faith is a completely different experience than living by fear.  The vibration is different, the feeling is different,  the results are dramatically different.   When we live by faith we are the happy learner, with a vision of... Read More

Willing to Go For It!

January 7, 2022 | COMMENTS
Over the years, I’ve found that many people fail because they are so convinced that things won’t work for them that they don’t even give it a good effort.   More often than not, people don’t even begin. I became... Read More

We Let Spirit Guide Us

January 6, 2022 | COMMENTS
About 25 years ago on New Year’s eve, I made up my mind to be unbotherable.  I’m not there yet, but that’s my goal.  I get closer every day.  It’s such a good goal to have.   With being unbotherable... Read More

The Simplicity of Salvation

January 5, 2022 | COMMENTS
There are certain things that keep repeating in my mind.  One is the song by John and Yoko, War is Over, Happy Xmas - and the line is “war is over, if you want it.”  It’s been repeating in my mind for... Read More

Releasing Self-Doubt

January 4, 2022 | COMMENTS
Sometimes I feel insecure about my puppy, Bodhi.  I’m a little concerned sometimes that I’m not being a really good carer for her.   Let me explain. When Bodhi was younger, during the summer, she sat in the front door... Read More