When Life’s Purpose is Struggle and Pain No one said life would be easy. In fact, most of the time it is hard. This is true even when we have found our life’s meaning, purpose and mission. Look at Jesus for example, or Martin Luther King, Jr. Even the Dalai Lama has faced his fair … Read moreWhen Life’s Purpose is Struggle and Pain
(If you missed my “Building the New World” report yesterday, read that HERE.) “The secret cure to all that ails us,” isn’t much of a secret really. In fact, this “secret” is known by every great teacher that ever walked this earth (Jesus, the Buddha, Moses, Mohammad, Amma, Gandhi, The Dalai Lama, Thomas Merton, Meister … Read moreThe Secret Cure for All that Ails Us.
Yesterday, I was reminded, yet again, that it is not for the sake of egolessness that we are here…..but to be human. The Relentless Pursuit of Ego-lessness….and pop-culture’s addiction to perfectionism Yep. I’ve been there. With both feet, body, mind and spirit I jumped on board the pop-culture Ego-eradication craze, reading every book, embracing every practice, … Read moreThe Fruitless Search for Ego-lessness
Questions about the pop-culture phenomenon known as “The Law of Attraction” aka “The Secret.” Sometimes, I think “success” and “failure” have nothing to do with our beliefs, thoughts, attitudes and are simply a matter of dumb luck! What matters is what we do with the life that we have been given. Being Faced with a … Read moreQuestioning the “Law of Attraction”
Today’s blog is inspired by a series of events and experiences that I have observed and confirmed by the following article on the coming of “the Age of Aquarius” http://www.3ho.org/ecommunity/2011/09/the-aquarian-shift-what-will-be-different-about-our-world-after-november-11-2011/. Whether you believe in the idea of a galactic shift or not, we are each given, in every moment of every day the opportunity to … Read moreLove or Fear? The Choice is Yours
What do we do with the negative emotions of the human experience? In today’s blog, we explore the emotion of hatred. Setting the bar While the perfectionist in me has set the spiritual evolution bar to be situated somewhere between the Dalai Lama and Jesus Christ, real life continues to remind me that I am … Read moreThe Cold Black Hole of Hatred
As one who was raised Catholic, All Saints’ Day holds a special place in my heart. All Saints’ Day gives honor to all the men and women who became examples of the Christ message and were honored within the Catholic Church as “Saint”. For myself, it is the one “holy day of obligation” that I … Read moreHappy All Saints’ Day!