We have learned to analyze everything. From our thoughts and emotions to our actions and decisions, the intellect scrutinizes with meticulous and often obsessive repetition, circling endlessly around the circumstances in which we find ourselves. But this constant analysis, when it becomes a compulsive habit, only serves as a distraction, drawing our attention away from the joy that is present in each moment.
The heart sees beyond the comparisons and judgments of the mind. It…Continue
Added by Isha Judd on December 13, 2017 at 11:30am — No Comments
Happiness is a cascade of positive life aspects. You will never be happy if only one aspect of your life works. If you are content at your workplace, you should make sure your home is abuzz with positive energy. This way,…Continue
Added by Marie Nieves on December 13, 2017 at 4:34am — No Comments
The Law of Compensation tells us that we are made for progress and growth because it is the nature of human beings to grow and expand. What’s important to know about the Law of Compensation is that we cannot draw something bigger to ourselves until we first become larger. It is our responsibility to become larger and continue to grow.
Not Earning What You Think You Should?
Three Secret Tips for Using the Law of…
Added by Kelly Robbins on December 12, 2017 at 5:39pm — No Comments
Have you ever experienced a sense of well-being? Well-being is described as a feeling of calm and tranquil body energy, you feel healthy and relaxed. There are several ways to improve your health and well-being but one strategy remains the same- you need consistency. Below are some of the greatest steps…Continue
Added by Rachelle Wilber on December 12, 2017 at 2:10pm — No Comments
"The most basic of human needs is the need to understand and be understood. The best way to understand people is to listen to them." Ralph Nichols, the Father of Listening.
Listening To Our Body
One dimension of listening mindfully should be the practice of shutting off our attention to the external world and its noise frequencies and tuning into our own body. Yes, if we close our eyes, and take a few deep breaths, and then dive into our own body, scan it…Continue
To move toward resolution during times of distress, we need to do what we desire most to avoid — find the courage to be vulnerable. The peace of understanding will not result from efforts to get our partner to back down, stop fighting, and listen to us. It will instead result from the…Continue
Added by Linda Bloom on December 11, 2017 at 2:29pm — No Comments
Ollie the pit bull was the victim of what Hollywood Florida police call the most vicious animal abuse case they have ever encountered. Beaten and stabbed 50 times and left to die in suitcase, he was heard crying by two passersby who notified police and was taken to a local animal hospital for two surgeries, wagging his tail and kissing the staff as he clung to life. Since then a neighbor came forward with her account of hearing the gruesome attack, of Ollie's screams and cries, Grateful…Continue
Added by Lisa Shaw on December 11, 2017 at 7:12am — No Comments
Martin became a pediatrician and then a priest because his longing to contribute to humanity was so strong. He was strongly dedicated to both careers and yet they did not bring the peace of mind that he was yearning for. It was his marriage to Tobias where he found the sense of purpose, meaning and sense…Continue
Added by Linda Bloom on December 7, 2017 at 1:00pm — No Comments
5 Surefire Signs You are Facing an Existential Crisis
By Cathedral of the Soul
The existential crises are phases of deep reflection, marked mainly by the personal conflict and that can arise at any moment of the life.
In other words, the existential crisis is natural for the human being and, when well lived or understood, it can represent a moment of transformation for the individual, such as attaining self-knowledge, moral and emotional maturation, personal…Continue
Added by Cathedral Of the Soul on December 6, 2017 at 1:00pm — No Comments
There are so many ways to journey into spirit and reconnect. And when the world gets too serious, inner child work is a wonderful and accessible tool for reconnection and playfulness. The inner child is alive in a space that is untouched by time, and while it may require healing, is also carefree and ready for fun.
A child’s arch-nemesis is boredom, something most adults would happily welcome. In a child's world, life is play, joy is cultivated, and in every moment…Continue
Cultivating empathy is the antidote to being judgmental, which is a big plus in creating great partnerships. Replacing impatience, irritation judgment, with curiosity, to stretch into their world and to look at issues through their eyes, works like a charm. The following are fourteen ideas to consider…Continue
Added by Linda Bloom on December 5, 2017 at 2:00pm — No Comments
For most of us, our dearest wish is to make a real difference in the world. This year, instead of New Year's resolutions filled with stress and deprivation, make a resolution that will create meaningful change in…
Pray with your feet moving. ~African proverb
Rituals are actions that support the deepening of our spiritual and emotional connections. They bring extra brightness into our lives. Rituals are included in most, if not all, ceremonies involving life transitions, such as weddings, holiday festivities, birthday parties and funerals. They are integral parts of all religious services. In addition to these traditional ones,…Continue
We have this belief that we’re so self-important, and we are, only not in the way we think.
The self-importance that most of us strive to uphold is based on other people’s standards of what they (or the world) values as important. And these ‘standards’ have been engrained into our thought processes since birth (and probably even before).
But, because we weren’t ever taught how to assess true value through the lens of our own unique…Continue
Added by Seth Leaf Pruzansky on December 4, 2017 at 11:55am — No Comments
Added by Barbara Ann Briggs on December 4, 2017 at 4:06am — No Comments
Abstract: Bringing awareness into the perspectives we have of ourselves and our world. Six actions we can take for empowering our perspectives to bring forth a new context of living, a context of whole being wellness for all beings. .
How empowering are the perspectives we have of ourselves, others and the world? Even with our best intentions, we can find ourselves like a fish in water. Going through life with habitual patterns of how we think, feel and act…Continue
Sound Healing has been with us since times immemorial. People have been using sound to change (or maintain) states of consciousness since the dawn of time.
Currently, we are witnessing a rapidly growing interest in this field that was but a fringe movement only 20 years ago.…Continue
Added by Simone Vitale on December 3, 2017 at 12:00am — No Comments
Becoming aware of our authentic self is an intuitive process. Listening within and trusting our innermost self moves us beyond reliance on the outer world and external forces. Our innate intuition empowers us to connect with the depth and vast territory of who we truly are. It increases our self-awareness and lets us know when we violate and when we are in alignment with our inner truth. …Continue
Added by Sherrie Dillard on December 1, 2017 at 3:56pm — No Comments
Have you noticed it lately? The way we are beginning to see the beautiful horizon without the need for interpretation? The deep feelings and sensations that seem to be sparking up again into life within us. Our world is changing right now. Whilst we may not be able to truly witness the bigger picture or effect of our hard work, the SHIFT is very real indeed. The circus acts, sideshows and soap shows are all now quite comical to see on a daily basis because we…Continue
Added by Deane Thomas on December 1, 2017 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Let There Be Light!
By Judi Lynch