Archive for the ‘Faith’ Category

Selfish Motivations

April 15, 2021 | COMMENTS
Have you ever felt guilty because you thought you were living a selfish life and should do more to make the world a better place? It’s very common for spiritual students to feel guilty about not doing more to improve... Read More

Holding My Seat

April 14, 2021 | COMMENTS
The reward of spiritual practice is Peace of mind. That’s worth more than money and many other things. As a spiritual counselor for the last 20 years I’ve worked with wealthy people who were looking for Peace and couldn’t find... Read More

Guilt and Projection

April 13, 2021 | COMMENTS
Not guilty. That’s God’s verdict.  We’re not guilty, and yet, we’re identified with being the guilty ones.  Part of our collective identity is that we’re all sinners and there’s no escaping our sinful nature. Which came first:  The chicken or... Read More

Searching for Answered Prayer

April 12, 2021 | COMMENTS
A Course in Miracles has such potent teachings about how and why prayer works. One of the great pieces of clarity we can take away is that if we pray for something that would actually be painful for us, Spirit... Read More

Losing Ten Tons of False Beliefs

April 9, 2021 | COMMENTS
Are you ready to lose the weight of ten tons of false beliefs and open up to the good in life? Sometimes it seems impossible to believe that there’s unlimited good available in this world, and still that’s the truth... Read More

Contact lenses & Spirit

April 8, 2021 | COMMENTS
If you read my Daily Shot of Spiritual Espresso on a regular basis you might remember that about two weeks ago I went for an eye exam - the first in about 25 years - in order to get glasses... Read More

Lifting Up From Despair

April 7, 2021 | COMMENTS
It’s very common for people to go through a period of despair on the way to rising up out of the ego’s quagmire. I certainly did. Despair is a systemic hopelessness. When we believe many of the ego thoughts and... Read More

Removing the Blocks to Prosperity

April 5, 2021 | COMMENTS
The spiritual student who desires to become truly masterful will ultimately come to the realization that their willingness to accept total responsibility for everything in their life is the way out of hell. In actuality, there is no other way... Read More

I’m Choosing Resurrection

April 4, 2021 | COMMENTS
One of the things that I’ve found most valuable in my life is to realize that I can’t move into the resurrection, the awakening of my mind, until I’m willing to get down off the cross of crucifixion. Let me... Read More

Seeing with Divine Vision

April 3, 2021 | COMMENTS
This winter in Vermont I decided to put up some bird feeders and it’s been a daily enjoyment for me.  We had 10 weeks of snow on the ground and many days of single digit temps.  Yes, it was a... Read More

Good Friday

April 2, 2021 | COMMENTS
Good Friday is today, and that’s the day that we pay respect for Jesus’ crucifixion, and for what he went through so that we may have life, and have it abundantly - life everlasting. As I perceive it now, Jesus’... Read More

Greener Grass

April 1, 2021 | COMMENTS
It’s so common for folks to have that mindset that things are better elsewhere.  I remember once when someone I knew had a chance to marry a VERY famous person and decided not to because they just didn’t feel that... Read More

Prayer Power!

March 31, 2021 | COMMENTS
My practice of prayer changed me. Prayer is the POWER TOOL that made it possible for me to heal my heart and my life. I learned how to ALLOW the answered prayer and it saved me! A Course in Miracles... Read More

She Let Go

March 27, 2021 | COMMENTS
As a member of the Agape International Spiritual Center community in Los Angeles, as a Prayer Practitioner and a Minister there I had the good fortune to get to know a wonderful Minister named Safire Rose who is a beautiful... Read More

Resolving the Authority Problem

March 16, 2021 | COMMENTS
I remember how worried and fearful I could get when I was overwhelmed by my thoughts of lack, and also limitation.  If only someone had told me that if my thoughts upset me it meant they HAD to be false.... Read More

Good Investment

March 6, 2021 | COMMENTS
Just think how many previous life times we’ve all had where we were laboring almost every waking hour just to survive - hunting and harvesting food, preparing it, washing clothes by hand, doing EVERYTHING by hand, carrying water, focused almost... Read More

Accept Your Holiness

March 1, 2021 | COMMENTS
One of the themes in A Course in Miracles is that Spirit has already made us holy. I like to say “we’re already as holy as holy can be.” There’s a beautiful passage about meditation that gives us this clear... Read More

Full Moon Ceremony VIDEO

February 26, 2021 | COMMENTS
I’ve shared my Full Moon Releasing Ceremony before, and this time I decide to make a video. Take a look: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_HKkArfXrS8&feature=youtu.be IMPORTANT: Won’t you please help me out? I’ve got a short survey I’d like you to fill out so... Read More

Peace and Faith

February 25, 2021 | COMMENTS
It’s so helpful to realize that in each and every moment we’re placing our faith in something.  The choices are really between placing our trust and faith in Spirit, which is Love, or in our opinions and judgments. When our... Read More

Carried to The Light

February 18, 2021 | COMMENTS
A Course in Miracles has many wonderful, helpful and clear teachings to help us eliminate fear, and the patterns of fear that we keep repeating.  One such teaching is this: "Fear is always a sign of strain, arising whenever what you... Read More

One With God Is A Majority

February 17, 2021 | COMMENTS
Here’s a question that really seems worth asking right now: Do we trade our experience of freedom for protection? Yes, people do it all the time. It’s very common for people to go along with systems and ways of living... Read More

The Light You Bring

February 16, 2021 | COMMENTS
A Course in Miracles tells us that we are the light of the world. We’re told that it’s so very important that we value the Light that we are and move out of playing small.  We play small when we’re not... Read More

Faith Activation

February 15, 2021 | COMMENTS
When we decide that we’re going to serve Spirit in our life instead of the ego, then what naturally follows is the light in our awareness expands. With the increased light, we cannot help but begin to see that what... Read More

My Journey to a Spiritual Career

February 7, 2021 | COMMENTS
In Masterful Living class this week I was sharing about the prayer I began praying back in the mid-’90s. I started to pray every day that my life would inspire people to take loving action in their lives. My prayer... Read More

True Success

January 25, 2021 | COMMENTS
In my year-long Masterful Living Program we redefine success means to us. So often people define success as something achieved on the outside. Success in the world is what most people think of us. Success in the world is often... Read More