What Are We Doing Here?

Yesterday held tragedy and triumph for me. At the same time that my eleven year-old granddaughter beautifully sang our National Anthem on ESPN National television, nineteen children and two adults lost their lives in yet another mass shooting. The gunman was only 18 years old. I just listened to an impassioned speech by Senator Chris […]

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Only Big Ideas Allowed

“The Declaration of Principles” of the Science of Mind states. “We believe in God, the Living Spirit Almighty; one indestructible, absolute, and self-existent Cause. This One manifests Itself in and through all creation, but is not absorbed by Its creation. The manifest universe is the body of God; it is the logical and necessary outcome […]

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Allowing = Freedom

I do my best to practice the Law of Allowing. The only control we have in life is our own reaction to whatever is occurring. The control we think we have over another person is purely a figment of our imagination, for that control is only that which the other person has allowed. We have […]

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Remembering

We heard a story that touched us deeply. It was about a family with two boys. One boy, age 4, was a little jealous of his newborn brother. One day, the older brother asked his parents if he could be alone with his baby brother. The parents were hesitant but relented to his request. However, […]

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Happy Birthday, Patrick!

It’s May 2, one of my most favorite days of the year. It is the day my husband, best friend, lover and spiritual partner was born. His name is Patrick Feren. The circumstances that brought us together in this lifetime were unusual and not at all conventional. I remember focusing on my spiritual self, growing, […]

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Stepping Up to the Plate

I’m not a baseball fan or expert, but I am familiar with the term “Stepping Up to the Plate.” I’m sure those ball players, standing on the plate with bat in hand, feel a sense of excitement, responsibility and maybe even a sense of hesitancy. I have stepped up to the plate in many experiences […]

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The Magic of Sunrise

Most mornings, I have the opportunity to take my coffee and sit outside before the sun rises. I love this time of day. It is those few moments, as the night is leaving and the new day has not yet begun. This morning, I sat there watching the sky, not wanting it to end. It […]

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