Archive for the ‘Fear’ Category

Healing Inner Demons

March 24, 2023 | COMMENTS
I’ve been watching the Netflix series Stranger Things.  In that show everyone’s got their inner demons and challenges and they all wear them on the surface - just like many of us. A lot of us spend a great deal... Read More

Spirit Works Through Us

March 23, 2023 | COMMENTS
Self-Forgiveness is the cornerstone of all that I offer.  It is the great reliever of suffering.  Although from an ego perspective that doesn’t seem remotely possible. From A Course in Miracles lesson 122:  Forgiveness Offers Everything I Want What could you... Read More

Addicted to Fantasy?

March 22, 2023 | COMMENTS
One MAJOR form of self-sabotage that's also self-medication is spending a lot of time in fantasy – something I know a lot about. Not only was this an issue for me, it’s been an issue for many folks in my... Read More

Shame Is the Lowest Vibrational Thought

March 21, 2023 | COMMENTS
Shame is the lowest vibrational thought - at least according to the brilliant David Hawkins, author of Power vs. Force. I think we can all agree that shame is the worst feeling, but it’s just a smidge away from guilt.  ... Read More

Every Day Can Be A Healing Day

March 20, 2023 | COMMENTS
I was at a new moon fire ceremony with my local spiritual community which is based in Native American traditions and as I was in the healing vortex of that ceremony a realization came to me: The bigger and more... Read More

When It Feels Awful

March 19, 2023 | COMMENTS
When we’re feeling a lot of hurt, anger, fear, and pain, it can feel as though our emotions will overwhelm us. Sometimes it’s so intense, it feels as though we could actually die just from feeling our feelings.   There’ve been... Read More

Remembering the Truth

March 18, 2023 | COMMENTS
In this Power of Love Ministry I have a policy that we all can feel comfortable when we make errors.  I make errors every day it seems.  I call them tactical errors.  This has really helped me to release any... Read More

Forgiveness Cures Pain

March 17, 2023 | COMMENTS
Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Twenty or more years ago I began to discover the healing power of forgiveness. Forgiveness heals pain of ALL kinds. There’s the mental pain of going over and over and over things mentally in an obsessive... Read More

I Made It Back Home

March 16, 2023 | COMMENTS
I made it back to Vermont.  I feel very grateful that I was able to get on a flight late Wednesday and only had to spend one night at the hotel in Washington, DC.   See, United had only 2... Read More

Snow Storms and Planes

March 15, 2023 | COMMENTS
I’m temporarily waylaid in Washington, D.C. on the way back from the west coast where I went for a quick trip to attend the memorial service of a friend.  I’m in DC because of the snow storm that has pummeled... Read More

Let’s Be Gentle

March 14, 2023 | COMMENTS
Some people are so hard on themselves.  They expect so much that it seems unreasonable.  It’s quite common for people to expect much more from themselves than then would ever expect from another human being.   What’s up with that?... Read More

Obsessive Compulsive Defend and Attack

March 13, 2023 | COMMENTS
Yesterday in Sundays With Spirit I was sharing about how much time and energy I used to invest/spend/waste being upset.  For most of my life I struggled with obsessive compulsive thinking related to feeling angry, hurt, resentful, ashamed, defensive and more.  I’d... Read More
Two Steps Forward No Steps Backward

Two Steps Forward No Steps Backward

March 12, 2023 | COMMENTS
Back in the 1990’s, I used to teach workshops on the personal practice of nonviolence.  I was drawn to that by studying the life and teachings of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Mahatma Gandhi.  They became such profound... Read More

The Highest and Best Choice

March 11, 2023 | COMMENTS
There are certain spiritual practices that have brought me great comfort and Peace and it’s been my joy to share what I’ve found helpful with those who are interested. One thing that’s been extremely beneficial is the spiritual practice of... Read More

Love Reboots Us

March 10, 2023 | COMMENTS
What's the greatest feeling in the world?  For me, it’s when I can feel that my experience of Love is true, honest and full-on.  That’s what I call, being in the flow of Love.   It’s so wonderful when we... Read More

God’s Infinite Grace

March 9, 2023 | COMMENTS
A Course in Miracles tells us that everything works together for our good and there are no exceptions except in the opinion of the ego.  To the ego mind this is impossible to believe.  It’s just not acceptable in any way.  It’s... Read More

Connecting To My Heart

March 8, 2023 | COMMENTS
How much easier would my life be/have been if I always took the time to stop and consider before I took action or spoke?   How often have I pushed and pushed trying to impose my will on a situation?  How often... Read More

The Light You Bring

March 7, 2023 | COMMENTS
I’ve seen it so many times - with hundred and hundreds of people.  They commit to a more loving, awakening, healing path through their spiritual practice of walking the talk and living the Love, and once they commit, the mind... Read More

Get Off The Pain Train

March 6, 2023 | COMMENTS
Do you have a repetitive cycle of being a victim in some way?  A lot of people do.   Do you ever have fantasies of being a victim?  A lot of people do. Have you ever let people take advantage... Read More
Don’t Prepare For A Future You Don’t Want

Don’t Prepare For A Future You Don’t Want

March 5, 2023 | COMMENTS
Every day there’s at least one really juicy opportunity to clear the cobwebs and dust bunnies of the past that block the flow of Love in the present moment and I’m interested in clearing away ALL of them so that... Read More

A Year Of A Course in Miracles

December 30, 2022 | COMMENTS
I just published a new episode of my podcast My topic is A Year of A Course in Miracles. So, if you like this topic, you might take a listen. We’re just 2 days away from starting a new year.  This means... Read More
Saving Time and Energy

Saving Time and Energy

December 29, 2022 | COMMENTS
Here’s something that’s been a very interesting discovery for me.  Many of us spiritual students, in our desire to give up attachments, craving, wanting, and needing things of this world, we don’t use our Spiritual (Super) Power to focus our... Read More

Fear Be Gone

June 8, 2022 | COMMENTS
One great thing about being on this path and actually doing the work of healing the mind, is that as you progress you can see the choice points.  This means you create a lot less trouble for yourself.  Which is... Read More

Fear Is A Motivator

May 9, 2022 | COMMENTS
Fear is an intense motivator for change.  I used to use fear to get me to make the changes I was resistant to.  The fear would build and build until I couldn’t take the pressure of it anymore. I can... Read More

Fear to Fail

April 22, 2022 | COMMENTS
Feeling stuck, afraid to move forward, is a hard place to be.  I used to have a fear of failure.  It kept me from attempting things that I wished to do. I see that many are stopped in living their... Read More