Archive for the ‘A Course in Miracles’ Category

Saying I’m Sorry

June 5, 2023 | COMMENTS
Saying “I’m sorry” is commonly taken as an apology, but what is it really? When someone says, “I’m sorry,” it generally means that they have regret.  It often means they’d like to make amends in some way, usually by offering... Read More
When Happiness Feels Elusive

When Happiness Feels Elusive

June 4, 2023 | COMMENTS
Attaining happiness can feel elusive and complicated. Maintaining happiness can seem impossible.   And that can be so intensely frustrating.  I’ve been asking Spirit to teach me about happiness and I’ve been learning a lot.   One of my favorite... Read More

Confronting My Insecurity

June 3, 2023 | COMMENTS
This fall I’m taking a group of people with me on a Camino walk along the coast of Portugal and into Spain.  I’m excited about it for many reasons:  my friends Rosalyn Rourke, Lisa Natoli and Bill Free LOVED the... Read More

Removing the Blocks to Intimacy

June 2, 2023 | COMMENTS
If you're aware that you’ve got some blocks to having healthy and fulfilling intimacy in your relationships, then keep reading. I’ve got a special invite for you. I am very excited and happy to invite you to come along to this two-day... Read More

Great Gratitude

June 1, 2023 | COMMENTS
I’m so very truly grateful for the changes in my thinking and the changes they’ve precipitated in my life. Oh, my GOD am I grateful! I just had the blessing to have a dear friend come and stay with me... Read More

Stress Release

May 31, 2023 | COMMENTS
As A Course in Miracles tells us, we don’t know what anything is for.  We just don’t know and we won’t know until we can see beyond time and space.   Until then I hold in my mind that everything works together... Read More

I Don’t Know What It’s For

May 30, 2023 | COMMENTS
We had a fun conversation in Masterful Living Class years ago.  Rosalyn, our wonderful Enneagram expert was talking about the positive effects of fear being a motivator.  She was saying that she returns the shopping cart at the grocery store... Read More

 Allowing and Having

May 29, 2023 | COMMENTS
I'm a big Rolling Stones fan for decades.  I’ve followed them on tour, and I’ve seen them so many times over the years.   I always loved the song You Can’t Always Get What You Want and now I have a whole... Read More

Permanent Pain Relief

May 28, 2023 | COMMENTS
Years ago, someone posted on Facebook, “does anyone know a really good anti-inflammatory?”   Immediately I posted, “forgiveness.  Especially self-forgiveness.” It’s true - I’ve seen it work over and over again on chronic pain, arthritis and other physical issues in... Read More

Releasing the Loop of Torture

May 27, 2023 | COMMENTS
I used to have a thousand ways that I made life harder for myself.  Back in the days of my torment and my temptation, I “kind of” knew what I was doing to myself, but mostly I decided to blame others... Read More

Releasing Resistance to Love

May 26, 2023 | COMMENTS
In order to facilitate our own spiritual growth with ease and grace it helps to be aware, really aware, of when we’re resisting moving to the next level of our growth, and then having intention about making that shift. What... Read More

It’s Wake-Up Time

May 25, 2023 | COMMENTS
Oh, my goodness!  People are having their stuff come up for healing - and sometimes it’s very intense.  Don’t ever let it get you down - that stuff that is right there on the surface is ready to POP and... Read More

I Do Not Feel Guilty

May 24, 2023 | COMMENTS
One reason little children are so light and happy is that they don’t feel guilty - yet. At least not that they know of.  Many people use the threat of guilt as a motivator.  Some use guilt to keep them... Read More

Remembering to Laugh Is Healing

May 22, 2023 | COMMENTS
Years ago I had an experience that was a great example of old patterns coming up for healing in the most mundane way.  It happened in pilates class. I'd arrived a few late.  Something about it triggered an old pattern... Read More

Accepting and Allowing the Answered Prayer

May 22, 2023 | COMMENTS
We all have a connection to the I AM presence which is our own Higher Holy Spirit Self - the Holy Spirit.   We’re all receiving excellent insight and guidance perfectly designed for us.   We’re receiving this inspiration ALL... Read More

When Happiness Is Elusive

May 21, 2023 | COMMENTS
I would wager that everyone on this planet has body issues.  Meaning that there’s something about their body that bothers them - it could be mentally, emotionally or physically disturbing. As a spiritual counselor I’ve had clients who had body... Read More

Choosing Heaven

May 20, 2023 | COMMENTS
Yesterday, in my podcast, I was talking about learning vs remembering.  Learning can be helpful, but it can also be a distraction and a detour.  Learning is helpful when we’re learning something that actually makes a real difference in our... Read More

Unconscious Guilt and Healing

May 19, 2023 | COMMENTS
In the last few years, I’ve had several experiences of injury with my body - a few with my hands, and two with my back.  These injuries have helped me to see things I haven’t noticed before. A Course in... Read More

Miracles Happen

May 18, 2023 | COMMENTS
Miracles happen every day. They really do. A Course in Miracles describes a miracle as a shift in consciousness.  When we let go of the blocks to Love that are the false beliefs we hold in our consciousness, then the truth... Read More

Worry No More

May 17, 2023 | COMMENTS
May truth be revealed and Love prevail. These words are my prayer when life presents us with all manner of challenges:   May truth be revealed and Love prevail.   When there’s political turmoil, when relationships are strained, when failure... Read More

Standing In A Practice of Love

May 16, 2023 | COMMENTS
I used to get so upset by things that were happening in politics and government.  I was one of those people who was drawn to the Peace movement precisely because I didn’t have Peace, but I yearned for it.  I... Read More

Stop Withholding From God

May 15, 2023 | COMMENTS
There are two blog topics that come up over and over again for me.  I honestly feel that I could write about them each and every week.   When I sit down to write, I get still for a moment... Read More
Healing our family trauma

Healing Family Trauma

May 14, 2023 | COMMENTS
Happy Mother’s Day! I’ve said it many times, the people in my life who are TRUE HEROES are the ones who had intense family challenges, who were abused, used and neglected as children, who grew up to be really good,... Read More

God Is the Authority In My Life

May 13, 2023 | COMMENTS
I can remember when I would have shock waves of fear that seemed to shoot through me like lightning waves.  I’d have a thought that would produce a rush of adrenaline and an energetic shock that moved through me in... Read More

Be A Lighthouse

May 12, 2023 | COMMENTS
I’m noticing this week that people seem to be more volatile and more easily upset.  Not everyone of course, but more than usual.  Or so it seems to me. There are things happening in the news, so many, that have... Read More