DAILY INSPIRATIONWhat then?
Do you need more money? Ok, assume that your bank account suddenly has more money than you could spend in a hundred lifetimes. Take some of that money and pay all your bills. Then...
Spirituality ChannelGenerating a New Vision at Success 3.0 Summit
We're hoping that each attendee really wants to evolve and is willing to participate in changing the game for everyone, to contribute to the evolution of love.
Quest for Meaning: A UU CollectiveThe Neighbors are Zombies Living in Maslow’s Basement!
Imagine the laid-back life of a zombie. First of all, you’re dead. So. No more taxes! That’s for sure. And monthly bills will bother you no more. Besides no more worries about death and taxes, look at how focused you are: your meaning and purpose have boiled down to searching for brains to eat. Admirable [Read More...]
The Divine FeminineAlter to our ancestors: bringing love into my life even now
My ancestors – the past few generations of them anyway – were an interesting bunch… to put it politely. There was amazing talent there and some very special gifts to be sure, but as people… well, they were nothing any compassionate, loving human being would want to emulate. If you come to my house, you [Read More...]
The Principles of Spiritual Living“The Only Thing We Have to Fear Is Fear Itself “
“The Only Thing We Have to Fear Is Fear Itself ” Franklin D Roosevelt The spread of the Ebola virus is something to pay attention to, without fear, but with diligence and compassion. We must bring the best of our faculties, personal and collective, to bear so that human suffering is relieved. We must also understand [Read More...]
Conversations with GodA Challenge to the World’s Religious Leaders
War and violence based on religious beliefs will not end until religions themselves agree and announce that God would never condone such behavior. Presently, most of the world’s religions can’t do that, because most of the world’s religions teach of a God who is angry, violent, and retributive. It is becoming clear that only if and when [Read More...]
Revealing Your LuminEssenceWHAT NOW?…….Listen……..
It’s human nature to learn, grow and become wiser throughout our life, but an integral component needed to cultivate wisdom lies in being still and listening to our inner directive that can only be clear when we’re still.
Project Awaken#StephenSoulTalks: Life You Want Weekend Recap
Hey Friends- Brandan here. A few weeks ago I had the amazing opportunity to attend Oprah’s Life You Want Weekend with my good friend Stephen Lovegrove. The weekend consisted of two days of charismatic talks from Oprah and her hand-picked trailblazers Elizabeth Gilbert, Rob Bell, Mark Nepo, and Iyanla Vanzant. Thousands of people packed in [Read More...]
Post-Traumatic Church SyndromeFive Lies Christians Tell about Mental Illness
Lie #1: God doesn’t give you more than you can handle.
Astrological MusingsSeason of the Witch
Now that we are through the New Moon in Scorpio Lunar Eclipse and have begun the trip into the deepest realms of the subconscious, we have no fewer than five planets and luminaries as well as an asteroid, all lined up today in a Scorpio stellium: Venus, Sun, Pallas, Moon, Saturn and Ceres. The art and magic of [Read More...]
A Happy MediumA New Moon in Scorpio with a Partial Lunar Eclipse
The moon visits the sign of Scorpio just as the partial solar eclipse begins, and just as we welcome in the NEW MOON. You should be feeling quite psychic and intuitive today, which means that nobody will be able to get away with anything today as your gut instincts are turned all the way UP. [Read More...]
Wake Up CallIt’s time to take Mark Twain back from the Atheists.
Mark Twain, famed humorist and writer of the classics The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, is perhaps the most celebrated American author of all time. He is also a favorite of atheists and atheist Web sites, who claim Twain as one of their own. But is their faith in Twain [Read More...]
Sarah Over the MoonQueer Theology Synchroblog: “And Though I Find Here No Permanent Dwelling…”
It’s unusual for me to publish three blog posts in one day, but today’s a special day: The 2014 Queer Theology Synchroblog! I’ve already shared a guest post from P, and another one from Jamie S Hill. You should go read those if you haven’t already. But I thought I’d also add my own thoughts [Read More...]
Pluralism, Pragmatism, ProgressivismJewish Readings of Christian Scripture: Parables as Deeds Not Creeds
Yesterday I posted about “Reading the Same Text Differently with Jews & Christians Read” about the ways Christians have often appropriated Jewish scripture in a way that does not fully appreciate the ways that Jews understand their own texts in very differently. In this post, I am turning the tables to consider Jewish readings of Christian scripture — in [Read More...]
Spirituality and ConsciousnessThe Ego
The Ego Pamala Oslie The ego was created to perceive and interact with the “physical” world – just like the eye was created to help us perceive and navigate the physical world. Neither the eye nor the ego is bad. They just have limited perception. If we relied on our eye to give [Read More...]