Everything is a Choice and We Each Have the Freedom to Choose.

“Freedom is a condition of the Soul. As we turn to the kingdom of our inner Self, we find the reign of divine Power in the outer world. As we seek peace within, we find harmony without.” ~Joel Goldsmith, The Art of Meditation   Freedom is something we all search for. Freedom of religion, freedom to be who we’d like to be, freedom from abuse, freedom to choose certain things in our life, freedom to […]

Raise Your Voice to Freedom!

“Raise a glass to freedom something they can never take away.” ~ Lin Manuel Miranda, Hamilton, the Musical “To this day I believe we are here on earth to live, grow, and do what we can to make this world a better place for all people to enjoy freedom.” ~ Rosa Parks “It was during those long and lonely years that my hunger for the freedom of my people became a hunger for the freedom […]

Who are we?

“I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.” When I was a kid, we used to say this every morning in school, and, for those New Englanders who grew up in the fifties and went home for lunch every day from elementary school and were lucky enough to watch Big Brother Bob Emery at […]

Embrace Life and Live It, No Matter What!

This life is finite and goes from “dust to dust” as Kathleen Dowling Singh, the author of “The Grace in Aging” shares. She also calls it, “Diapers to diapers.” We can’t escape it. We can suffer through it or move beyond the fear, accept and embrace the period we have left to us, and live it to the fullest. Live beyond the fear of dying, of being in-valid. “To ripen into an elder, into a […]

What is the contemplative experience?

“WE do not see God in contemplation—we know Him by love: for He is pure Love and when we taste the experience of loving God for His own sake alone, we know by experience Who and what He is.”  ~Thomas Merton, “New Seeds of Contemplation,” pg. 268 ~rev jim  “New Seeds of Contemplation” Online Spiritual Education #peace   #aworldthatworks Spirit Education is an authorized CSL Virtual Education Provider

Change your Life

Why change? There are numerous reasons to change one’s life. Most of them boil down to you’re not happy with your life in its present state. So how do you change it? You change your thinking. You change the way you look at things. By things, I mean your life, your friends, your job, your life experiences. The first thing you might want to do is, “lose the story of who hurt you or the […]