Being “On Fire!”

Give a man a match and he’ll be warm for a night, set a man on fire and he’ll be warm for the rest of his life.   ~Jed McKenna, The Theory of Everything Have you ever been “On Fire?” I don’t mean it in the literal way as in, as in being engulfed in a blaze. I mean it in the sense of, Have you ever felt that conviction that something had a higher […]

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 […]

Do you believe in Karma?

Karma, whatever you call it, it is.  It can be said in many ways. If you can’t do the time, don’t do the crime. It is done unto you as you believe. What goes around, comes around. Do unto others as you would have them do unto you. Some of these are reflections of how we should act naturally, while others are phrases describing what happens when you do something that is perceived as bad […]

God is God is God!

I shared this phrase not long ago online and was called “Satan Spawn.” I found that curious and somewhat perplexing from a Christian, as the God of the Christians into which I was born, evolved from the God of the Hebrews, and their God and the Bible stories evolved from the God of the Assyrians, and the God of the Muslims evolved through the same texts also. In fact our Bible in its present form […]

3 Steps to Making Conscious Choices

1) Still Your Thoughts When we still your thoughts, we make room for Spirit or God, the Presence, to be recognized within us. It is always there, but most of the time we are so busy with busy-ness that we don’t notice. By being in the moment we allow our thoughts to fall away and we shed the façade that ego superimposes on us we move into our more authentic self. 2) Become the Observer […]