Monthly Archives: August 2013

SERENITY

Through our Daily Spiritual Practice we begin to have… Serenity Serenity is a state of mind.  In the book, ‘The Power of Now’ Eckart Tolle teaches the art of being present.  He says,”Watch any plant or animal and let it teach you acceptance of what is, surrender to the Now.  Let it teach you Being. […]

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MOVING RIGHT ALONG

Through our Daily Spiritual Practice we keep… Moving Right Along Jim Henson was a true artistic genius, influencing and delighting, entertaining and educating our world through the show ‘The Muppets.’  He was the epitome of the human spirit loving life into form!  One of the songs the muppets sang was ‘moving right along,’ it was a […]

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THE HEROS JOURNEY

Through our Daily Spiritual Practice we begin to live… The Hero’s Journey In the famous book, ‘The Hero’s Journey,’ Joseph Campbell identifies that we all have a hero within…..”It’s not to deny reason, to the contrary, by overcoming the dark passions, the hero symbolizes our ability to control the irrational savage within us.”  He describes […]

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LIVE AUTHENTICALLY

Through our Daily Spiritual Practice we… Living Authentically Everyday we are ‘touched, moved and inspired’ by authentic people.  Everywhere we look we see the miracle of the human spirit.  It is amazing when people move past their fears, becoming vulnerable living authentic lives.  One of the most famous speakers about ‘authenticity’ is Werner Erhard.  He […]

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LIMITLESS

Through our Daily Spiritual Practice we realize we are… Limitless In the movie ‘Limitless’ Bradly Cooper is the epitome of untapped potential, full of excuses and justifications. He is a deadbeat writer who is loosing his girlfriend, his friends and his career. He ends up taking a ‘clear’ pill that unleashes his potential, he becomes […]

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LIVING LIFE AS A PRAYER

Through our Daily Spiritual Practice we begin… Living Life as a Prayer There are as many definitions of ‘prayer’ as there are human beings.  A prayer is a request, an act of communion with God, a devotion, a confession, to praise, or to give thanks.  Some, go into prayer thinking they are talking to a […]

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THE ART OF SIMPLIFYING

Through our Daily Spiritual Practice we learn… The Art of Simplifying One day I asked an artist friend of mine, “When did you start to love art?”   He told me a story of when he was a little boy.  He went over to a neighbor’s house that he thought was one of the nicest […]

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THE OPUS

Through our Daily Spiritual Practice we live… The Opus The movie ‘The Opus’ is inspired by the epic work of Vivaldi.  It was named after his most famous piece of work he left behind, called ‘Opus.’  The movie begins with a little boy (Vincenzo) who encounters an amazing violinist on a ship going from Europe […]

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THE GROOVE

Through our Daily Spiritual Practice we begin to get into…. The Groove Being in ‘The Groove’ stems from the term ‘Groovy,’ which is a 70’s term.  The actual term comes from the 1930’s music era when the Swing Bands and the African-American Jazz musicians coined the term, referring to the needle being in the groove […]

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SECRETS, LIES AND WITHHOLDS

Through our Daily Spiritual Practice we release… Secrets, Lies & Withholds  In the movie ‘Liar Liar,’ actor Jim Carry is a lying, cheating lawyer whose son makes a wish on his birthday for his Dad to not be able to lie for one day.  The movie is hilarious and makes a beautiful point that when […]

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