Archive for the ‘Freedom’ Category

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

Living Without Complaints

March 29, 2021 | COMMENTS
Folks have been telling me that recent times have been rough for them. We’ve just come through a full moon and that’s a time of releasing what doesn’t serve while harvesting the wisdom of what’s been. One of the most... Read More

Progressive Healing

March 11, 2021 | COMMENTS
We live in a progressive universe. Ever-expanding Love Intelligence is the field in which we live. I AM focused on healing. I don’t have any problem telling anyone who’s interested that I’m actively working on my healing. And I share... Read More

Leaving Lack Behind

February 20, 2021 | COMMENTS
I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: the ego thought system is one of lack and limitation, through and through. This is how we know the ego thoughts are false - there is no lack in Spirit. God... Read More

Great Relief

February 19, 2021 | COMMENTS
In A Course in Miracles, Jesus tells us that prayer is always for ourselves, and not for others. In the “Song of Prayer” he tells us that our prayers for others is really about lifting the projections we’ve placed on... Read More

Mountaintop Consciousness

January 19, 2021 | COMMENTS
During this time of intense political upheaval, transformation, divisiveness, deceit, corruption, and  manipulation, I’m so glad I can go back to Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.,  my spiritual teacher and coach, who inspires me to hold the high watch,... Read More

Determined to See

January 18, 2021 | COMMENTS
I used to be so convinced that what other people did and didn’t do was the reason I was upset. It was always out of my control. I was a victim. Life was happening TO me and I didn’t like... Read More

Scorekeeping

October 3, 2020 | COMMENTS
Yesterday I was talking about winning and losing and playing games. Today, let’s talk about scorekeeping. There’s a thought pattern in the human experience that has to do with keeping score. It’s a pattern I’m ALL too familiar with as... Read More

Freedom From Trauma

September 24, 2020 | COMMENTS
We can have the body, mind, Spirit and life that we desire, even after trauma. As someone who has been a spiritual counselor to many people who have experienced extreme and intense trauma, I can understand what a struggle it... Read More

Major Decisions

September 9, 2020 | COMMENTS
I’ve learned the power of decision and I’ve come to apply that learning to my daily life. (BTW, I’ve also done several episodes of my podcast on this very topic - https://www.livingacourseinmiracles.com/episodes/holy-spirits-rules-for-decision/ ) When I look back at the major... Read More

Eliminating Victim Consciousness

August 26, 2020 | COMMENTS
Some people are looking to feel hurt. They are actually hoping they’ll get wounded in their connections with people. I’ve been there. I actually have done that. I’ve entered into situations with people anticipating that I’d be disappointed, hurt and... Read More

Undoing the Blocks to Learning

August 24, 2020 | COMMENTS
One of my favorite things I get to do is to support the people in this ministry who have become or are becoming spiritual counselors, teachers and prayer practitioners. It’s such a blessing to see people fully stepping up to... Read More

Relax, Don’t Do It

August 21, 2020 | COMMENTS
Do you remember the song “Relax” by Frankie Goes to Hollywood? It was very popular in the mid-1980’s and at that time I was working in the music business with Billy Idol’s manager. Every now and then I sing that... Read More

Truth & Freedom

July 14, 2020 | COMMENTS
I’ve been talking about liberation lately because of recording all new classes for Finding Freedom.  Still, Freedom is always on my mind, because I’m so interested in truth and it’s the truth that sets us free from illusions.  In this... Read More

For My Freedom

July 4, 2020 | COMMENTS
A Course in Miracles tells us that we've made up a story about ourselves and life and then we forgot to laugh at the fiction of it.  I’ve certainly made up stories about myself and others, convinced myself that they were... Read More

What This Time Is For

June 28, 2020 | COMMENTS
Right now, there’s a lot of blame going around. I know all too well what it feels like to be upset with situations I didn’t like and deceive myself by blaming it on other people. I made them the bad... Read More

Get Up, Stand Up!

June 12, 2020 | COMMENTS
Bob Marley sang, "Get up, stand up, for your rights!”  We all have a right to live freely, to love freely, to actively be creative freely.  And the ego thought system is a tyrannical system that oppresses each one of... Read More

Freedom Full Moon

June 5, 2020 | COMMENTS
In case you didn’t notice things are very intense right now.  There are so many influences converging upon us: Death, suicide and fear of death Politics Depression and anxiety Financial pressure People not working, unemployed AND on top of all... Read More

Self Image

April 28, 2020 | COMMENTS
One of the things that’s most emotionally upsetting to us is when our sense of ourselves is threatened. For instance, if we see ourselves as a good and loving person, and something happens that makes it seem as if others... Read More

Legacy of Love

January 21, 2020 | COMMENTS
Yesterday was a holiday here in the United States in honor of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. You might not know that this daily blog, my daily shot of spiritual espresso, originated with the writing I began in 1998... Read More

Power of the Will

January 20, 2020 | COMMENTS
Many people wish for Peace of mind or a sense of relief. They’re yearning to feel free - free from everything they don’t like and feel imprisoned by. Freedom is a spiritual quality that’s part of our Divine Essence. It’s... Read More

Vision of Freedom

December 21, 2019 | COMMENTS
Let’s REALLY be the change we’d like to see in our family, in our neighborhood, in our work in our heart. For myself, the key has been to hold a vision of Love and to release all grievances and to... Read More

Turning Away From Darkness

December 7, 2019 | COMMENTS
Let’s face it if we’re labeling, blaming, attacking, and judging, we’re just not interested in healing. There’s no way for us to be interested in complaining and loving at the same time. We have to choose one or the other.... Read More

Forgiveness Relieves Suffering

November 13, 2019 | COMMENTS
Forgiveness relieves suffering of every kind. There is no form that suffering can take that cannot be relieved by the act of choosing forgiveness. The challenge is that there is so much confusion about forgiveness, what it is and how... Read More

My Own Worst Enemy

October 13, 2019 | COMMENTS
I can see now how often I made my life hard, difficult, painful, and uncomfortable. I did it to myself, but I thought other people were doing it to me. I thought it was life happening to me. One of... Read More