Archive for the ‘A Course in Miracles’ Category

I blame myself

May 22, 2022 | COMMENTS
Years ago, in a class, I said, “if you’re trying to solve your problem with anything other than Love, you’ll still have a problem.”  I was glad I heard myself say it.  It’s stuck with me. A Course in Miracles Workbook... Read More

Spiritual Fitness for Liberation

May 21, 2022 | COMMENTS
How many times have I had the opportunity to choose Freedom and instead chosen to revisit the past? Millions? It’s impossible to guestimate. What I do know is that I make at least 10,000 choices a day. Every day, all day, every 5... Read More

Peace Without Exceptions

May 20, 2022 | COMMENTS
When it feels like there’s no way, Spirit can still make a way.   When it feels like only failure is possible, Spirit can still succeed. When it feels like all is lost, Spirit can show us what’s valuable. In... Read More

Feelings, Emotions and God

May 19, 2022 | COMMENTS
Yesterday I traveled from our family home in Maine back to my home in Vermont.  It’s a long drive - 7 hrs - more intense because I'm by myself and do all the driving, and definitely more intense with the fur... Read More

We’re Healing the Pain

May 18, 2022 | COMMENTS
It’s hard to imagine that we have the ability to heal all of our own pain and suffering.  In fact, we have to ask ourselves why we wouldn’t wish to heal all the pain, but many people don’t actually wish... Read More

Available For My Good

May 17, 2022 | COMMENTS
We can fill our mind with information to the point of distraction.  It’s not actually helpful. What is helpful is when we're learning something that actually makes a real difference in our lives in terms of improving the quality of... Read More

Living A Life of True Prosperity

May 16, 2022 | COMMENTS
For a long time, I thought living in alignment with spiritual principle would be so hard I couldn’t do it.  I had the belief that if I lived in alignment with principle I’d have to give up everything that gave... Read More

From a tiny flame to a bonfire

May 15, 2022 | COMMENTS
The ends is in the means.  If we’d like to get where we’d like to go, we have to be sure that our desire matches our means to get there or otherwise we’re merely in fantasy. I know A LOT... Read More

Peace Is More Important

May 14, 2022 | COMMENTS
I’m up in Maine at my family’s home on Deer Isle.  In order to be able to keep it in the family, we have it as a rental and it’s booked a lot of the year.  In spring I come... Read More

Activation For Liberation

May 13, 2022 | COMMENTS
I wonder, is it possible to fight for Freedom?  Can we be at war and in a place of Love at the same time?  Can we have freedom without love?  To me, Freedom IS Love. There is no FEELING of Freedom without... Read More

Spirit Is Always With Us

May 12, 2022 | COMMENTS
Right now, it seems like there are some BIG problems in the world.  They seem to be everywhere.  I don’t need to list them.  We all know what they are. If we affirm there’s a problem that needs fixing then... Read More

I was thorny

May 11, 2022 | COMMENTS
Yes, I was thorny.  Like a rose bush without a rose.  I would prick you and make you bleed if you got too close. I’m a fan of the parables of Jesus. They’re beautiful teaching tools and have held up... Read More

Rising Above Temptations

May 10, 2022 | COMMENTS
A Course in Miracles tells us that all temptation is related to the body. All temptation is for the sole purpose of keeping us identified with our body.  In other words, when we feel a temptation to do something we know... 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

I refuse to join the fight

May 8, 2022 | COMMENTS
My mother was an activist for social and political change and she raised me to be inspired to do the same.  She took me on political outings and protests from the time I was an infant.  I can remember protesting... Read More

Stopping the Struggle

May 7, 2022 | COMMENTS
I really appreciate and enjoy technology.  Running a global online ministry, I’ve come to recognize that some people have issues with technology.  It’s as though they have a phobia about it and then their mind is mentally blocked to understanding... Read More

Overcoming the World

May 6, 2022 | COMMENTS
I don’t need to tell you how intense things are in the world, and that it keeps getting more and more intense. In our human experience of earth we experience all kinds of storms, earthquakes, fires and floods. These are... Read More

Be A True Singer

May 5, 2022 | COMMENTS
If you feel bothered by anything that’s happening in the world today, (and who among us does not?)  there’s an opportunity for you to both have a healing AND be a healing presence.  Any kind of upset is an opportunity... Read More

Learning Is Remembering

May 4, 2022 | COMMENTS
Spiritual awakening is letting go of the mental blocks that prevent us from recognizing the truth.  It doesn’t have to be a process, but most of us experience it that way.  It feels like a process of releasing the blocks... Read More

I decided to say YES!

May 3, 2022 | COMMENTS
In my Masterful Living Program’s class last night, I was sharing that Spirit gives me ideas and guidance about things to do and I’ve learned to say yes.  Then I might tell someone what I’m going to do and they’ll... Read More

Open to Prosperity!

May 2, 2022 | COMMENTS
Back in the 90’s I studied for several years with Rev. Dr. James Lawson who was a mentor to Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in the practice of non-violence.  Rev. Lawson also taught many of the leadership of the... Read More

No more excuses

May 1, 2022 | COMMENTS
One of the spiritual teachings of A Course in Miracles that I work with almost every day is “the consistency of means and ends.”   I find myself examining this teaching as it plays out in my life.   In ACIM, we’re... Read More


April 30, 2022 | COMMENTS
When I was a teenager I had chores and responsibilities in my family.  One time I forgot to wash the kitchen floor and my Father said “But you remembered to call your friends, didn’t you?  You remembered what was important to... Read More

Releasing Past Attachments

April 29, 2022 | COMMENTS
Even though it’s snowed here the past two days, and I live in a valley surrounded by the mountains of the Green Mountain National Forest, where I can easily see the snow on the mountains from my home, it’s definitely... Read More

Courage to Love With An Open Heart

April 28, 2022 | COMMENTS
I have talked with many people who are worried for their safety in one way or another.  Some are concerned about the possibility of financial loss, some fear their spouse is losing interest, others are worried about their loss of... Read More