Shared Creative Dialogue Part II

Please enjoy this transformational creative dialogue between Lauri Ann Lumby and Tom Clute:  Exploring Mission and Emerging into Wider Audiences. Access Discussion HERE.    Explore more of Tom’s work at: Learn more about Lauri HERE.  

Mission Possible!

Our Mission: Authentic Freedom Academy is a center for experiential education, supporting the transformation of human consciousness through the integration of Western psychology and Western Spirituality, equipping students to be agents of positive, non-violent change in the world. We accomplish this mission through: writing and publishing one-on-one mentoring local and online courses on-going service to … Read moreMission Possible!

Relationship Support

As we usher in the new world, a new model of intimate human relationship is being called forth.  In the new world we move beyond co-dependency (looking for the other to complete us) to interdependency, or what I call Beloved (or Sacred) Partnership. Beloved Partnership is known by two healthy and whole individuals (or at … Read moreRelationship Support

Self-Actualization: Where education, psychology and religion have failed

We stand at an important crossroads in our evolution as a species where everything we formerly looked to as keeping us safe; and supporting our health, development, and wellbeing; has failed.  Education.  Government.  Medicine (here including psychology). Capitalism.  Religion.  All have failed.  As it relates to Authentic Freedom Academy, I will focus on the three … Read moreSelf-Actualization: Where education, psychology and religion have failed

10 Characteristics of Healthy Love

10 Characteristics of Healthy Love Leave it to Abraham Maslow to be generations ahead of the curve!  In his groundbreaking work, Toward a Psychology of Being, he perfectly articulates the difference between co-dependent love (what he refers to as “deficit love”) and interdependent love (what he calls “B-love”).  The latter, is what I believe we … Read more10 Characteristics of Healthy Love

Valentine’s Day – Beloved Partnership Part III

Just in time for Valentine’s Day…..a continued exploration of the Beloved Partnership – moving beyond co-dependency, soulmate and twin flame to a co-creative, interdependent kind of love.  I’m not making this up! In exploring the topic of Beloved Partnership, it is helpful to know that we are not the first to entertain this ideal of … Read moreValentine’s Day – Beloved Partnership Part III

Emergent Church – Giving People What They Really Need

Yesterday’s blog began a discussion on Emergent Church – inspired by Phyllis Tickle’s groundbreaking book The Great Emergence. After posting yesterday’s blog, I received an email from a friend bemoaning their frustration with all the time Church spends NOT doing the work they are called to do.  Today’s blog begs the question, “When is the Church … Read moreEmergent Church – Giving People What They Really Need

Authentic Freedom Virtual Church coming soon!

Coming Soon! My dear friends, the Authentic Freedom Virtual Church is an offering a long-time in the making and currently under works with a launch date of (no later than) March 12, 2014.  (Breathe….relax…..breathe…..relax….trust….)  🙂  In a nutshell: We are a community of men and women who consider Jesus to be our teacher, while honoring the spiritual truths … Read moreAuthentic Freedom Virtual Church coming soon!

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