Reiki is one of many modalities of energy medicine incorporating hands-on-healing or the laying on of hands for the purpose of supporting the body in returning to its natural state of wellbeing. With knowledge of the Authentic Freedom process, a Reiki practitioner can greatly enhance the benefits of a traditional treatment, both for their client … Read moreThe Benefits of Using Authentic Freedom with Reiki
Responding to the Catholic self-appointed inquisition. Just when I think I am off their radar and free of the wrath of the Catholic self-appointed inquisition, they rear their fearful head. This morning as I was enjoying a glimpse of the new and expansive opportunities that are coming my way, not the least of which is … Read moreA Witch! A Witch!
I have always known I was a witch. For 364 days a year, however, I simply pretended I was not. Only on Halloween as I donned my black robe, black pointy boots and a black did I feel completely at home. For the remaining days of the year, I felt like a fake….sort of….for if … Read moreConfessions of a Catholic Witch
If your anxiety, worries or fears have been triggered by the results of the 2016 election, or if you are suffering the after-effects of a very divisive and polarizing election process, Authentic Freedom is here to help! To support you in moving through and calming your fears and to help you recover from a year … Read moreElection Trauma Specials!
The Order of the Magdalene, founded by Lauri Ann Lumby, OM, MATS, is a community of women and men who have been called to continue the work Jesus began of turning the world from separation and fear into oneness in love. The Order is named for Mary Magdalene – Jesus’ closest disciple, the only one … Read moreThe Order of the Magdalene
Thank you in advance for indulging my rant! As much as I am still fasting from the Eucharist (read here about the whys and hows of my exodus from the institutional Catholic Church), I still view Jesus as my teacher and in this, spend time every day with scripture. I go to the USCCB (United … Read moreRighting a 2000 Year Old Wrong
As we commemorate the trial, suffering and death of Jesus at the hands of two institutions who turned away from him, I find that my own “crucifixion” has resurfaced to be examined and grieved again. I share this because I know I am not alone in having felt turned away and condemned by my Church … Read moreGood Friday – The Church Who Turned Away
Today’s blog was a response I recently offered to someone I love dearly who is FEELING the effects of our shifting world. As I was writing, I knew I was not only responding to their question, but to the question we all carry in our hearts. Is something going on in the world and how … Read moreComfort for A Dying World
Superhero Report: Soul is the uniquely creative way in which each of us has been gifted to find meaning, purpose and connection in our life. Engaging our Soul leads us toward a great feeling of expansiveness along with inner feelings of contentment and joy. When using the gifts of our Soul, we experience fulfillment, especially … Read moreWhat Does Your Soul Look Like?
The greatest professional challenge I have faced is trying to explain to people what I do for a living. When I offer titles like, Spiritual Director, Spiritual Counselor, Hands-on-Healer, Human Development Expert, Teacher, Interfaith Minister, I mostly get met with a blank stare. When I boldly proclaim Author, people mostly cringe. So…in today’s blog, I … Read moreAwaken Equip Empower