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The gameboard of awareness and consciousness

“Authentic spirituality is not some little flicker or buzz of knowingness, but a vast fire of liberation providing both heat and light for what must be done.” –Robert Augustus Masters Our beliefs shape and mold the reality that plays out in our lives. These beliefs, both conscious and unconscious, drive our feelings, our actions and […]

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More than a random configuration of molecules

“There is a place in you where you have never been wounded, where there’s still a sureness, where there’s a seamlessness, and where there is a confidence and tranquility. And I think the intention of prayer and spirituality and love is now and again to visit that inner kind of sanctuary.”—John O’Donohue So I got […]

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Joy too deep to comprehend

“God is my boo.”— Maya Angelou Our eyes, as remarkable as they are, can only “see” a tiny fraction of the frequencies in the electromagnetic spectrum. To be scientific, we humans can pick up wavelengths between 10^-4 and 10^-6 of the spectrum. That’s a pittance of what’s out there. Radio waves, infrared waves, x-rays, terahertz […]

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Something extraordinarily epic is going to happen to you today

“Celebrate the madness The joy, Of seeing God Everywhere!” — HAFIZ A Course in Miracles is about developing a different operating system, about hooking into a powerful broadband frequency through which blessings can freely flow. Today, according to ACIM Lesson 123, is a day to celebrate how far we’ve come. It’s a day devoted to […]

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I spent the weekend in Wakanda

“The universe looks less like a machine and more like one big thought.”—Sir James Jeans, astrophysicist So, I went to the 25th annual Kansas Storytelling Festival in Downs, Kansas (pop. 844) over the weekend. Not only is Downs, Kansas a short six miles from the world’s largest ball of twine (yes, I took selfies), but […]

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On behalf of love

“Love intentionally, extravagantly, unconditionally. The broken world waits in darkness for the light that is you.”–L.R Knost Car radios have buttons to pre-set favorite stations, making it easy to find, say KKFI and KPRS. Our minds work the same way. We program in certain “experiences” on our pre-set buttons and then we forget (or don’t […]

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Yabba-dabba-DON’T

Don’t fret. Don’t stress. Don’t work so hard. Course in Miracles is all about upsetting the apple cart. Chief among the apples that needs upsetting is the notion that achievement is the result of effort, that the best way to accomplish a goal is to work really, really, really hard. ACIM Lesson 113 tells me […]

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It’s all just a big misunderstanding

“Thoughts are the ultimate buzzkill.”—James Twyman All problems boil down to this one tiny misunderstanding: We view the world from a different perspective than our Source. ACIM Lesson 112 is another attempt to correct the misunderstanding. When you get it that light and joy and peace abide in you, the following three truths become evident: […]

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Why I subscribe to the premium channels

“Love is our most important business, and any love we give ourselves is love that serves us all.”—Scott Stabile Wow! You guys! I’m blown away! I can’t tell you how much I appreciate your kind words, your love, your beautiful expressions of encouragement. Every last one of you made it onto my gratitude list this […]

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There’s more where that came from

“Letting your mind play is the best way to solve problems.”—Bill Watterson The perks of being a writer are many. One of my favorites is hearing from readers. I get more emails than I can begin to answer. I get emails in Portuguese, Spanish, Japanese and languages I can’t even identify. Recently, I’ve been hearing […]

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