“We do not will things to be done, things are brought into being, not by will but by the power of the self-assertive truth. I love this quote by Ernest Holmes. We can try as much as we want to make something happened; however, will power doesn’t get us very far. A self-assertive truth has […]Read more "Remember the Stars!"
You’ve heard the statement, “There are as many opinions as there are people.” Of course, it’s true. What is happening in our country right now gives us much to have an opinion about. However, opinion is not Truth. Opinion is based on observation. The dictionary defines it as “a view or judgment formed about something, […]Read more "What is Truth?"
I’ve been here in time and space for 67 years. From the assassination of Pres. John F. Kennedy to September 11, 2001, I’ve experienced violence upon violence in our country and around the world. However, yesterday was the first time that I was deeply frightened. The sight of an angry mob climbing our Capitol walls […]Read more "We Were All Helpers"
In the Science of Mind teaching, it is stated that “we are left alone to discover ourselves.” In this statement, Ernest Holmes (author, mystic and founder of the Science of Mind) is letting us know that the spiritual evolution of humanity is a discovery of Universal Laws that already exist. We do not create these […]Read more "Discover Yourself"
So, it’s the end of 2020, and I hear many people’s joyous exclamations for the ending to what we consider a more than challenging year. I am not denying that it has been that. I, as a minister, was never trained in the kind of skills I would need to maneuver myself and our Center […]Read more "Welcome 2021!"
One day this week during the late afternoon, my husband and I were enjoying some appetizers on the back lanai. It was our day off, and the peacefulness of the moment permeated the air, when suddenly we were disturbed by loud voices coming from the neighbor’s yard. The intensity of the argument increased with profanity […]Read more "Peace Definitely Begins with Me"
“You enter the forestat the darkest point,where there is no path. Where there is a way or path,it is someone else’s path. You are not on your own path. If you follow someone else’s way,you are not going to realizeyour potential.” The above quote by Joseph Campbell from his Hero’s Journey pretty much sums up […]Read more "The Hero’s Journey"
This year, 2020 has been a more than difficult one for many of us; and yet, I have felt more joy this Christmas than I have in many Christmases past. There is something deeper about my feelings about this year’s Holiday. I have more gratitude. Nothing on the outside gives me logic for this feeling, […]Read more "Santa C’ause is Coming to Town"
How are you? Really? There are many experiences in the world right now that are calling upon our fear. As I read the headlines and the surging of COVID19 in many places, I can feel the temperature of fear rising. I am committed to staying calm and to continuing to know that the REAL TRUTH […]Read more "How Are You?"
When I was a little girl growing up on Long Island, I didn’t have any money of my own, an allowance, or any way of making money. It just wasn’t part of our family upbringing. However, every year before Christmas, my grandma would give me about $5 to go out and buy presents. That was […]Read more "It’s the Thought that Counts"