Isn’t it interesting that we want lives and realities that are not to be found in reality? There can’t be form without darkness and light, without contrast. Every up requires a down, every left demands a right, every joy cannot be without a sorrow.Read More
Seeing True™ is a moment of epiphany that is so pronounced that subsequent changes in direction or behavior are dramatically altered for the better. The Greeks called this “metanoia,” which means "change of mind," though it might translate better today as “a profound change of heart.” In the Seeing True framework, we focus on transformation as the desired result, and forgiveness and relationships as the spaces in which we practice.
Jiminy Cricket, that iconic Disney character, once said to “Let your conscious be your guide.” Who knew one could hear such mystical wisdom from a cricket? Yet the natural world is filled with powerful analogies that are like living metaphors. One of our favorites is the sunflower with its mysterious and remarkable capacity for following the sun. Listen to learn more about how to use that idea like a mantra. And let the light of life be your guide.
If it’s not the overwhelming work environments that are increasingly common, it’s the growing clamors of the world and its people, or the rising levels of conflict. Many seek escape, which certainly holds out a kind of promise, though invariably it will fail us. There is actually no escape from the world or even ourselves.Read More
Life is always going to come at us in its own way regardless of our plans or desires, and much of what life presents we could never anticipate. How then can we maintain any sense of balance between work and family, or any of the aspects that make up our lives?Read More
Progressive Recovery through the Twelve Steps: Emotionally Sober for Life turned out to be a capstone to my life, not just as a recovering alcoholic, but as a guy who has been called to the Spirit for the whole of my life.Read More