Month: September 2018

Feeling alone

The feeling of being alone is the most frightening experience we can have.  For most of us, every moment of every day there are people around us.  Sometimes these people are within our personal space, sometimes they are beyond the walls of our homes, but there are always people around.  Yet even the the realization …

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What is your title?

Titles are what we are given to get other people to respond to us in a certain way.  The grander the title, the more exalted we ought to be viewed, don’t you think?   The lie of the title On the surface having the title CEO, or CFO makes us more important than having the …

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People like me

People like me never get a date.  I am too fat, too short, too ugly, too, too!  Have you ever heard yourself saying something along those lines?  Perhaps there is really nothing about your shape, size or mental capacity that other people find undesirable.  I can think of a couple good reasons these statements seem …

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You are a light

You are a light of the Universe if you see the world, the Universe, the Cosmos as the creation of The One.  It doesn’t matter what name you use to refer to The One, in the end names do not matter.  You are a light of the world if you see all creation as sacred …

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Get intimate with your power

Get intimate with my power?  Are you saying what I think you are saying?  Probably not, but it got your attention. Getting intimate What I mean is, get to know your personal power so you can use it to your advantage.  You are using that power anyway, why not use it to get what you …

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The magic of life

You never know what magic will show up in your life, but is it magic or the result of your personal power? Your plans Almost all the books about success tell us we should plot, strategize and plan every step of our life to succeed.  These steps are all well and good; knowing where you …

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What you believe

You can believe many things, and at the same time have no faith in your beliefs.  For example; an atheist will renounce their belief in any type of Supreme Being.  But sooner or later they will probably be heard saying something like “God help us.”  An ardent Christian my profess to believe Jesus, or God …

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Rosh Hashanah

Today is the celebration of Rosh Hashanah; the Jewish New Year.  Happy New Year!  5779 years since creation.  The exact day Rosh Hashanah is celebrated changes each year because the Jewish calendar is based on lunar cycles.  That means the year may be 354.4 days or it may be a little longer.  Before you let …

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Don’t look back

If you have spent any time in Sunday school you know the story of Lott’s wife giving her attention to the past.  As they were escaping Sodom and Gomorrah Lott and his clan were told not to look back.  Lotts wife did look back and was turned to a pillar of  salt.  The metaphor here …

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Emotions

We spend huge amounts of energy trying to avoid showing or feeling emotions.  In doing this we deprive ourselves of a huge amount of joy in our lives. Emotions are not bad Despite what we have been taught, experiencing an emotion is not a bad thing.  Emotions are part of our being.  They are there …

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