Archive for the ‘Joy’ Category

Starting Life With Bodhi

July 22, 2021 | COMMENTS
I’m so completely loving having this precious being living with me. Bodhi is 12 weeks old and it’s extraordinary that she’s settling into my life so well. We’re getting along great! Of course, a puppy is a baby dog.  Babies... Read More

Relaxing Into Faith

July 19, 2021 | COMMENTS
My faith means so much to me. As strong as my faith is, it gets stronger with every day. My faith is my relief from worry and doubt. My faith gets me through times that would otherwise be really challenging.... Read More

It’s Not Too Late!

July 18, 2021 | COMMENTS
The ego thought system is always oppositional to living a life of Love, the life we’d like. It’s easy to get tricked into giving up. I used to feel that way, temporarily, on a very regular basis. Maybe not every... Read More

Learning Through Joy!

July 17, 2021 | COMMENTS
 once took a yoga class with a very well-known teacher who began by saying that we all have pain in our lives.  As a longtime yoga student, I know that pain can be a regular thing as I deepen in... Read More

I haven’t got time for the pain

July 8, 2021 | COMMENTS
During the last 16 months of Covid, many folks have told me they’ve been struggling with falling into old, self-destructive habits. There’s been a lot of fear, and a lot of isolation and a lot of suffering.  And when that... Read More

Sweet Celebration

July 7, 2021 | COMMENTS
Yesterday I drove from Vermont to Rhode Island along with two members of the Power of Love Ministry staff, Shawne and Glazy. We drove to RI to be with fellow staff member, Angela and her daughter Justine and Masterful Living... Read More

Great Gratitude

July 5, 2021 | COMMENTS
I am so very grateful for all of the spiritual teachers I’ve had who have helped me to have clarity about the truth. I have wept tears of gratitude and Joy many times. I give thanks for their precious lives.I... Read More

Creative Clarity

June 19, 2021 | COMMENTS
I used to teach classes in creativity.  During one of them a dozen years ago I painted a watercolor that says:  "My life is God's Work of art!" Have you ever thought of your life as a work of art?... Read More

Living On Purpose

June 16, 2021 | COMMENTS
Right now it’s been in the news a lot that people are having lots of anxiety and depression. Emotional challenges are at a high for many people. One of the things that is deeply troublesome for many people is when... Read More

Forgiving Our Fathers

June 15, 2021 | COMMENTS
Father’s Day is coming this weekend and my father is joining us at Sundays With Spirit.  You can join us too!  I’ve asked my Dad to be willing to have people ask him questions, so if you’ve got one, bring it!... Read More

TO BE or TO DO

June 14, 2021 | COMMENTS
This year I’ve had the same topic come up a number of times. It’s about TO DO lists. Specifically, it’s about what I call the “tyranny of the to do list.” People who have a to do list, usually, in... Read More

Life of Service

May 24, 2021 | COMMENTS
No matter what we’re doing for our profession, whether we’re retired or not, we can still be of service to the Light with our life. In A Course in Miracles, this is what Jesus tells us will bring the greatest... Read More

Fault Finder

May 23, 2021 | COMMENTS
In all of my programs, the #1 thing that most people feel is their issue is trust and faith. A Course in Miracles tells us trust is the #1 characteristic of God’s teachers, and it’s also our biggest challenge …... Read More

Abundance and Prosperity

April 30, 2021 | COMMENTS
It took me a long time to see that having faith, placing my trust in Love (God) would open up the flow of abundance. The big shift came when I realized that since God is all that there is, EVERYTHING... Read More

Emotional Breakdown

April 28, 2021 | COMMENTS
According to A Course in Miracles, the cause of ALL suffering comes from unconscious guilt. But what does the unconscious guilt come from, we ask? It comes from perpetuating the thoughts of "otherness.” And isn’t that the major issue we’re... 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

Practicing Joy

March 15, 2021 | COMMENTS
Many times, people have told me they don’t know how I get so much done. Folks also tell me that they know how busy I am. I do get a lot done, and I do have a full life and... Read More

Trading Fear for Joy

August 10, 2020 | COMMENTS
We frighten ourselves. We do. And we do it on purpose. Some of us have trained ourselves to not rise above worry, anxiety, fear, sadness, or some other emotional state. There can be many reasons for why we’re living this... Read More

Grudges and Grievances

July 24, 2020 | COMMENTS
I was an epic grudge holder. I was a dedicated grievance monger. I was a chronic complainer. And as I write these words, I can feel the energy of war, attack, violence that is in each of those thought patterns.... Read More

Sheltering in Peace

March 21, 2020 | COMMENTS
I returned to New Jersey from Los Angeles this past Monday and I’ve been sheltering in place ever since. Even though my family is just a few miles away, I haven’t been to see them and I won’t go to... Read More

Undoing Unworthiness

December 5, 2019 | COMMENTS
It can seem hard to believe that the reason we aren’t having the life we’d REALLY like to have is because we feel unworthy of it. When we FEEL unworthy it means we also BELIEVE we’re not worthy. Who decides... Read More

Eliminating Shame

October 21, 2019 | COMMENTS
I didn’t realize it, but I was preventing myself from having healthy Self-esteem. I was actively ignoring the warning signs from Spirit and I was degrading my own sense of well-being and worthiness. And, to a large degree, I didn’t... Read More

Growing Through Joy!

October 9, 2019 | COMMENTS
Plain and simple: The things that bother me are the things that trigger a false belief. When false beliefs are triggered, I’m more likely to look at them, feel them, and give them my awareness and attention. Awareness and attention... Read More