Countdown To 2020

I’ve always loved those trendy Advent calendars. You know the ones that appear about this time of year. They are typically bought for the benefit of children who have a hard time knowing “how many days until Christmas.” These one-month calendars often take the form of...

The Collective Power of Unity

In his book, The Universe is Calling, Eric Butterworth leads us on a “deeper dive” in the principle of affirmative prayer, especially its divine power to transform not only our own lives, but also, transform the world around us. Butterworth reminds us, “The...

The Eternal Present Moment

School has resumed which leaves my youngest next-door neighbor playing alone outside with their dog. Watching him play, I was aware that he was TOTALLY in the present moment. Toddling around the backyard pointing to this and that, repeating Judd’s name then pausing,...

The Gateway To Peace

What would you do if you knew that you only had one year left to live? Would you make some changes? Maybe, shake up your schedules a bit? Do some things you have been putting off, thinking you would have time later to do them?  Or, would you pretty much do...

God Is

Whether feared or loved, there has always been some form of God in human awareness throughout history. By whatever name we use, the Divine Presence of God has been acknowledged and affirmed by civilizations the world over. But, who, or what, God is precisely has...

Confessions of a Reluctant Meditator

I have a confession to make. I haven’t always enjoyed meditation. In fact, it wasn’t really that long ago, I didn’t even like it much. But that all began to change in 2010, when I escorted my yoga-loving daughter on a retreat being held in a quaint...
Healing