God Doesn’t Break You

I just read a fascinating quote, it suggests that God breaks you in order to be the light.  When I observe that, the first thing that stands out is this sense that God is doing something to you, that would be good or bad.  God is ALL presence.  This presence is for you, for life, [Read More...]

What the World Won’t Tell You

“3 And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. 4 God saw that the light was good.” Genesis 1 3-4 As you sit in front of your television tonight, you will be reminded over an over of how you are not enough. It is of no fault of the media or advertisers either.  They [Read More...]

Studies have shown that STS is effective

I used to love those commercials where they would say 9 out 10 doctors prefer so and so product over anything else.  Here on Wrestling With Yourself, we are geared toward a community dialogue on connecting to the Presence.  My concern here is that each of discover the depths of who you really are. Most [Read More...]

You Are The Artist of Your Life

So first thank you to those who are reading this blog on a continued basis. So you know this blog will be making its appearance on a national level. Because of that, the new title will be called WRESTLING WITH YOURSELF. I hope you join me and continue to read this blog on Patheos.com, a [Read More...]

Spiritual? What I can’t be!

The argument for being a human is a great error on this planet.  Sometimes we use this word human which means GOD-Man as an excuse.  For example, “Well I lied, cheated, stole, blamed, judged, fought, killed, caused war, manipulated etc…because I am human and that is part of life.”  Now human in this context is [Read More...]

I want to know who you are?

Last night I was honored to attend a dialogue on my friends new new book entitled a A NEW WAY TO BE HUMAN. It was in Los Angeles with Robert Taylor and Archbishop Desmond Tutu.  When Robert and Tutu first met, the Archbishop asked him, “Robert tell me who you are, not what you do?”  [Read More...]

God is NOT the Story

We are great story tellers.In fact your entire identity is based on story.  Without the story of who you are, who are you? Who are you without the story of YOU? Who is telling the story?  We tell stories about everything, everybody, and everything is lost and found in the story. We have wonderful stories [Read More...]

Sacred Union: Love and Lust

The core question that one can ask oneself is, “Why am I so frightened to be alone?” When the question is first posed to the self, images and ideas swarm around the mind about being “alone”. The word alone entails fear for many people and yet underneath the fear, like all fear is death. So [Read More...]

It can be…difficult sometimes

So it can be difficult sometimes right? Let us just be with it.  We would like it to be or we would like to be, but every once in a while it seems to want to be how it is. Even in the growth, we are invited to be thankful. Thankful for what is. Because [Read More...]

Awe

It is natural for each of us to live in a state of awe. What is unnatural is a state most live in.  We are very comfortable living in labels, gossip, judgement, etc…which actually happen after the AWE sense. Each of us live in this state. Now if you can observe that in mere seconds [Read More...]


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