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Spiritually IncorrectFrom the Holy of Holies: Kosmic Sensitivity and Dissolving the Layers
Transcribed by Adael Bullock, Holy of Holies, Private Session, October, 2013 *** Marc – So I am sensitive, I am the dynamic of kosmic sensitivity but then I have taken in this kind of infinite pain, every ripple, and I do not want to live with that nor should I live with that. So what [...]
Wake Up CallDid Roger Ebert glimpse heaven days before his death?
An avowed “non-believer”, something strange happened to the movie critic Roger Ebert a week before his death: According to his wife Chaz, he visited heaven. Did you read the recent best-seller Proof of Heaven? I did and while Dr. Eban Alexander spun a good tale of his journey into a heaven-like world while lying in [Read More...]
Daily Life as Spiritual PracticeDiscovering Resilience or How I Learned to Fall Down Seven Times and Get Up Eight
We have a guest blog this week from our friend James Kullander. He’s leading a one-month e-course on “Mastering the Art of Resilience” starting next Monday, November 4, from our website SpiritualityandPractice.com. We’re sure you’ll understand why we invited to do this once you read about what he’s learned about resilience through his own personal [Read More...]
Sarah Over the MoonLove And R-E-S-P-E-C-T
As regular readers know, I’ve recently read the Christian marriage book, Love and Respect (which was supposed to be included in my “You Are Not Your Own” series, but had to be cut due to time constraints), and have been discussing it here in blog posts and on Twitter. The big theme of the book–the one from [Read More...]
Perspectives of a SeekerWomen’s Event Explores the Nexus of Spirituality and Leadership
What happens when women from diverse religious traditions come together with deeply spiritual women no longer affiliated with religion? What kind of synergy and collective impact can grow from seeds planted in the common ground that they share? How will the world change when individual women step more fully into their natural spiritual leadership and [Read More...]
A Happy Medium2014 Predictions
I’m typically against making predictions (you can see my post from last year here where I say that), but over the last few days I have had more and more visions in my nighttime sleep that I can’t seem to shake. I asked my guides and angels what I could do about them. After all, [Read More...]
Pluralism, Pragmatism, ProgressivismBest of 2013: Books, Music, Film, and More
The following is a compilation of my recent “Top 10″ and “Best of” posts for 2013. Enjoy! Top 10 Best Books Read in 2013 Top 10 Best Albums Listened to in 2013 Top 10 “Netflix Instant” Streamed in 2013 Best Netflix DVDs Watched in 2013 Best Podcasts of 2013 Happy holidays to you and yours! [Read More...]
Christ Path SeminarDon’t Just Read Occupy Spirituality – Live It!
We’d like to thank Christine Kraemer, Jim Burklo, Bruce Epperly, Carl Gregg, Chris Henrichsen and Frank Viola for taking the time to offer their thoughtful reviews on the Occupy Spirituality book club, and particularly for speaking so authentically to the ways in which the book resonated (or didn’t resonate) with their personal spiritual experience. These reviews are [Read More...]
Conversations with GodCan the world admit that Nelson Mandela was right?
Amidst all that the world’s people and their leaders have said following his death, is humanity praising Nelson Mandela to high heaven without listening to a word he said? It is not necessary to agree with everything that a leader asserts, but can the world acknowledge even the smallest portion of what Mr. Mandela sought [Read More...]
Quest for Meaning: A UU CollectiveThe Goal of World Community with Peace, Liberty, and Justice for All
December 10, 2013 “Whereas recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world,” – so begins the Preamble to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly [Read More...]
The Divine FeminineWomen’s Gatherings, The Greater Good?
With such suffering going on in the world, what might we expect, what patterns are appearing that can quickly lead us back to our magnificence? After attending “Alchemy: Occupy Your Sacred Self”, Sharon Maynard can see three… Read Sharon’s blog by clicking here. Sharon Riegie Maynard was given the mission to “dream awake the bones [Read More...]
Revealing Your LuminEssenceStrengthening Our Spiritual Muscles
As we age, it’s more important than ever to maintain a weekly regimen that helps to keep our muscles strong and vital. Yet, the same is equally true with our Spiritual muscles, for if we let them get flabby, we begin to lose our sense of connection with all of life and with our source.
The Principles of Spiritual LivingCelebrating the Past
This past week we’ve had a most interesting example of how to let go of the past through celebration instead of mourning. News reports and videos showing the celebration of the life of Nelson Mandela by the South African people have inspired people around the world. But a few people in our American culture might [Read More...]
Spirituality and ConsciousnessYELLOW/GREEN Aura Color Personality – Strengths & Inner Conflicts
YELLOW/GREEN Aura Color Personality – Strengths & Inner Conflicts Many of you Yellows have added Green in your aura to accomplish your dreams, so you’re not really a Yellow/Green combination. However, the same issues, strengths and inner conflict listed here will still apply to you because you have both colors in your aura now. [Read More...]