Archive for the ‘Willingness’ Category

My willingness was fake

February 11, 2022 | COMMENTS
For years, and I do mean years, I prayed over and over again to stop resisting the call to Love, and awaken from the dream of separation.  I prayed to dissolve and resolve all resistance and reluctance in all it’s... Read More

The “smarty pants” Effect

February 4, 2022 | COMMENTS
In Part 1 of this series, I shared that on our path of awakening, the ego can send us on lengthy and exhausting detours to collect spiritual information. We find ourselves believing that spiritual information will somehow precipitate our awakening,... Read More

Magical Solutions Won’t Solve Anything

February 3, 2022 | COMMENTS
One of the most CRUSHING and punishing ego thoughts I used to have is that I'd “wasted” my time, my energy, my money or my life. I talk with a lot of spiritual students, and this thought of wasting our... Read More

Peace Is Our Natural State

January 11, 2022 | COMMENTS
The more I walk this path of truly living A Course in Miracles, the more I can see the clear choice in my mind.  Sometimes the choice is to be upset or to be at Peace.  I can choose to be... Read More

Choosing Enlightenment

January 10, 2022 | COMMENTS
Aim for the heights and you’ll be amazed at how much higher you go.   Ok, I know it sounds incredibly simplistic, too simple to change your entire life, but if it works, why not try it?   I’m a... Read More

Walking In Faith

January 8, 2022 | COMMENTS
Living by faith is a completely different experience than living by fear.  The vibration is different, the feeling is different,  the results are dramatically different.   When we live by faith we are the happy learner, with a vision of... Read More

Willing to Go For It!

January 7, 2022 | COMMENTS
Over the years, I’ve found that many people fail because they are so convinced that things won’t work for them that they don’t even give it a good effort.   More often than not, people don’t even begin. I became... Read More

Willing to Be Willing to Be Willing

January 3, 2022 | COMMENTS
About 20 years ago on New Year’s eve, I made up my mind to be unbotherable.  I’m not there yet, but that’s my goal.  I get closer every day.  It’s such a good goal to have.   With being unbotherable... Read More

Freedom of Will

December 22, 2021 | COMMENTS
A Course in Miracles tells us there is no will but God’s will. One will.  One Life.  One Power.  One Presence.  I take comfort in that.  No matter what I choose in this world, I am still operating from that one... Read More

No More Unemployed Angels

December 21, 2021 | COMMENTS
This week already feels intense.  Yesterday was SUCH a full day.  Bodhi was really doing her best to be patient with me, but I really needed to focus on work so I gave her as much attention as I could... Read More

Releasing the Patterns of Pain

December 20, 2021 | COMMENTS
One of my challenges is getting to bed as early as I’d like.  It was no problem when I lived in Los Angeles or Hawaii, but it has been something I’ve not been able to consistently do since living on... Read More

2 tips for holiday happiness

December 19, 2021 | COMMENTS
As we’re heading into Christmas week and folks may be spending time with family and it may make things a bit sticky for some folks.  Here are some helpful tips to get you through, that also are good to know... Read More

This saves time!

December 12, 2021 | COMMENTS
I love A Course in Miracles because it’s a mind-training system that really works.  It has really worked for me - and it continues to bring me benefits every day.  I’m not interested in studying it, I’m interested in discovering how to... Read More

Studying ACIM wasn’t my thing

November 21, 2021 | COMMENTS
I remember when I was in High School, I had such a hard time with all the “stuff.”  I didn’t like all the special cliques of the jocks, and the cool kids, and the cheerleaders, and the heads, and the... Read More

I’m healing the habit of finding fault

November 14, 2021 | COMMENTS
Right now, there’s more than 12 hours of dark each and every day.  I don’t like it, but I’ll survive it.   We’re 39 days until the solstice.  That’s the darkest day of the year, and then the sun starts... Read More

It took me decades to get this!

November 7, 2021 | COMMENTS
I’d like to begin by saying, I’ve never regretted for 1 second the energy I’ve put into letting go of the past, and relieving myself of guilt, blame, shame, regret and resentment.  I’ve learned we can ALL have miraculous results... Read More

I was clueless

October 31, 2021 | COMMENTS
There are MANY times when I have no idea how things will come together.  I get guidance for a certain project or offering and I’m keen to do it because I can feel the energy of it, but I have... Read More

Not easy, but worth it!

October 24, 2021 | COMMENTS
I was being interviewed and was asked about what I meant by Stop Playing Small, which is something that I share about in classes and retreats, because it’s so prevalent and so painful.  I meet many spiritual students, and particularly, ministers,... Read More

I’m A God Geek

October 1, 2021 | COMMENTS
I know I’m a God Geek. Folks in my classes like to laugh at me because I tell them the story about how, back in the 90’s when I was in classes at Agape and my first Prayer Partner, Liz... Read More

Be Not Afraid

September 29, 2021 | COMMENTS
When Jesus walked the earth he told us, “be not afraid, for I have overcome the world.” Over and over again he demonstrated that people were afraid of the things in the world, but that we could rise up in... Read More

No More Dread

September 27, 2021 | COMMENTS
I am so grateful. Day after day I continue to be grateful that I’ve learned to follow my guidance. Years ago, I used to be plagued with fear on a daily basis. Sometimes the fear and worry was like a... Read More

Learning Through Love Instead of Fear

September 26, 2021 | COMMENTS
Yesterday I was offering my free class, 7 Simple Steps to Interrupt Patterns of Fear (I’m also doing it again today) and one of the important things I was sharing about how to interrupt patterns of fear is that we... Read More

Life Without Fear

September 25, 2021 | COMMENTS
I’m offering my free class, 7 Simple Steps to Interrupt Patterns of Fear today and tomorrow. I just did it the other day and I’m so glad I followed Spirit’s inspiration to do this now. People are experiencing a lot... Read More

Wandering In the Darkness With Fear

September 24, 2021 | COMMENTS
Last night in my 7 Simple Steps to Interrupt Patterns of Fear free class people shared the fears that keep them up at night, that wake them with a jolt in the morning or in the middle of the night.... Read More

My tipping point finally came!

September 23, 2021 | COMMENTS
I used to go through cycles where I judged myself to be the worst of the worst.  One of the most painful things in my life was repeating the same relationship experiences.  I’d have the same arguments with the same... Read More