At the suggestion of Gregg Braden in a continuing education course I am taking on resilience, we watched the film “127 Hours.” If you are not familiar with the film, it is the true story of a man named Aron Ralston, an extreme hiker, who was trapped in a desolate canyon, pinned down by a […]Read more "Between a Rock and a Hard Place"
We have watched the film the Celestine Prophecy twice recently: once at home and last night with a small group at our Center. I am touched be this film. I remember reading the book at the turn of the Century. It did not affect me as deeply then as it does now. Watching the film, […]Read more "It’s Here, Heaven on Earth"
All right everyone, guess what? We do not have to conquer the world or save it either. How about we just focus on saving ourselves, one moment at a time. Really, we do not need saving, but some times is feels that way. We get overwhelmed, stressed out and we worry. We worry about the […]Read more "One Moment In Time at a Time…"
“The Central Pacific Hurricane Center said a “jog to the north” Sunday night ― thanks to increasing wind shear and a low-level ridge ― protected the islands from the strongest impacts from the storm.” from Hawaii News I add to this – “thanks to the prayers. Yes, we do not live in a happenstance Universe. […]Read more "Thanks for the Prayers"
“Pure Spirit is not and cannot be governed by any weather conditions whatsoever. All weather is a manifestation of Spirit, a flowering of the Divine in sunshine, in shade, in rain and in clouds. …Every belief that I may ever have had that says I am afraid of weather conditions is now vanished from my […]Read more "Oh, Douglas!"
Ernest Holmes, the Founder of Science of Mind and Spirit, mystic, author and teacher once stated: “Relax into It~” He gave this challenge to a young minister who was nervous about giving his first talk. “Relax Into It” meant to just relax into Spirit, the Intuitive within that guides and directs our path. In this […]Read more "Relax into the Unknown…"
Making a decision is the first step in manifesting anything in our lives. But, how do we make a decision? Many people ask this question. I understand that decisions can come from various places. A decision can come from our ego. It can come from what other people want us to do. A decision can […]Read more "Are You Ready to Decide?"
There is a special meditation written by Dr. Ernest Holmes, mystic, author and Founder of the Science of Mind and Spirit. I feel it is so appropriate for these times right now. We are being told a lot of things in the media, from various people, and leaders, much of it not edifying at all: […]Read more "I Keep My Promise"
The 7-year itch, along with being a movie with Marilyn Monroe about the temptations of infidelity, is the notion that after seven years of marriage (or a long relationship), you start to get unhappy or unsatisfied and long for something more. I do not know how or who came up with the mark of seven years being […]Read more "The 7-Year Itch!"
I listened to a powerful talk by Dr. Michael Beckwith today. It was just the right dose of Light that I needed. A few things he said struck me and I want to expand on them here. The first was the idea that during this time of challenge in so many areas, we should shine […]Read more "Choosing to Shine not Resign"