Monthly Archives: June, 2011

Prayer – Want vs. Need

I was with a dear friend yesterday who is struggling with work, money and time as we all seem to be doing these days. He said that he wishes God would give him some money making opportunities so he could have some of the things he wants. I asked him if he had prayed for …

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Kindness

This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness. H.H. the Dalai Lama Kindness is the act or the state of being kind and marked by charitable behavior, marked by mild disposition, pleasantness, tenderness and …

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The High Road

Recently, I was removed from a professional opportunity due to a difference of opinion with another person. I was disappointed, but not surprised. Others were upset and angry on my behalf. In conversation with one of these people, I expressed the view that the person in question was well within their right to choose as …

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Spirit

We are not human beings having a spiritual experience. We are spiritual beings having a human experience. Teilhard De Chardin No matter which book store, book club or website you visit, you are inundated with reading, listening and viewing materials on how to find your spiritual path. Billions of dollars later we have all made …

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Motives

All actions are judged by the motive prompting them. Muhammad – Prophet of Islam We have become a very cynical, doubting and suspicious bunch of people. We have become accustomed to questioning each others motives when we either do something for someone or have something done to/for us by someone. We ask why they did …

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