Today is Valentine’s Day, a day which is celebrated almost uniquely in the United States as an all-around Love day. Here, cards and gifts are given to moms, dads, friends, everyone, including romantic interests, but not exclusively to those heart-throbs. I don’t care that it is a major marketing holiday, I am so glad Read More
We have all been given a powerful gift as human beings, faith. Faith can carry us through hard times. Faith can hold our hands during the lonely dark night of the soul. Faith can carry a relationship to beautiful places. Faith can unlock our Divine potential. Faith can also ruin our lives. What? Ruin our Read More
So often God has something far better waiting for us than we will let ourselves imagine. I invite you to turn loose of how you think things will be; they could turn out much better! My horse showed me how I have been settling for stress and anxiety when I could have had peace and happiness all along because that is what God, our Source, wants for us.
Of course you don’t know how to go through some of the things that life throws at you. It has been said that we cannot step in the same stream twice, and this is true. Everything is always changing. At times, we are all called upon to go through painful experiences that we have never faced before. In these scary times, there is One who will walk us through it, whatever it is.
There is a solution to the stresses and sorrows Life hands us as we go our way through it. It is an attitude, one that can be hard to come by when you are facing great loss or challenge. It is also an attitude that will free you forever from the full force of trauma. It is gratitude. Here are some thoughts on the saving power of gratitude in the face of fear.
Make no mistake! God is crazy about us. There is nothing you can do to make God abandon you. So often our early teachings stick in our unconscious minds even if they don’t have, and never did have, the ring of Truth.
I love Star Trek. I no longer resist new star ships and crews. In fact, I love the most recent ship, Voyager’s characters and identify with this show. All the Star Treks have had spiritual messages at their core. A few days after watching the episode where Seven of Nine’s personal history with the Borg Read More
We must stand up for ourselves when someone has disrespected our boundaries. At the same time, it is possible…and absolutely necessary, if we are to have peace within…to keep our hearts open.
There was a young woman named Lisa, the Dietary Manager at Cherry Springs Assisted Living Facility who would take as many residents as she could stuff into the van to hear Bluegrass gospel music at a local church. She was faithful to that once a month treat to which the residents so looked forward. Not Read More
Need guidance? Need comfort? Need to feel supported and loved? Pay attention to those times when Spirit is speaking to you and trying to come and give you these things and more. Spirit is always sending…we can open ourselves to receive.