What is Accountability for Us?

A Prayer Wall at our Center: We Go to God First What is a culture of accountability? Do we have this culture at our Center?  My questions led to more questions. Roger Connors in his book Fix It: Getting Accountability Right  writes: “Accountability is a personal choice to rise above one’s circumstances and demonstrate the…

What is Accountability for Us?

A Prayer Wall at our Center: We Go to God First What is a culture of accountability? Do we have this culture at our Center?  My questions led to more questions. Roger Connors in his book Fix It: Getting Accountability Right  writes: “Accountability is a personal choice to rise above one’s circumstances and demonstrate the…

Celebrating My Brothers

On Sunday, June 4, my baby brothers will be 67 years old. I remember when they were born. We were expecting ONE baby.  Evidently the doctor was not sure there were two babies. She could tell there were extra appendages, but because of their position in my mother’s womb, the doctor couldn’t hear two heartbeats.…

Celebrating My Brothers

On Sunday, June 4, my baby brothers will be 67 years old. I remember when they were born. We were expecting ONE baby.  Evidently the doctor was not sure there were two babies. She could tell there were extra appendages, but because of their position in my mother’s womb, the doctor couldn’t hear two heartbeats.…

It is April and I am experiencing a little bit of spring fever, defined as  a feeling of restlessness. I have been researching short pieces for a wedding I will help officiate in August. Part of my research led me  to a website for on-religious weddings. On it I found a quote which I will…

It is April and I am experiencing a little bit of spring fever, defined as  a feeling of restlessness. I have been researching short pieces for a wedding I will help officiate in August. Part of my research led me  to a website for on-religious weddings. On it I found a quote which I will…

Consciously Planting Your Spiritual Seeds

Many New Thought teachers have used the metaphor of a garden for the creative process. Sometimes, the preparation for the planting is omitted in the process.  When we omit preparing the soil, we will end up with a garden that is sparse and looks neglected. For we find that we rarely stumble across soil that is tilled,…

Consciously Planting Your Spiritual Seeds

Many New Thought teachers have used the metaphor of a garden for the creative process. Sometimes, the preparation for the planting is omitted in the process.  When we omit preparing the soil, we will end up with a garden that is sparse and looks neglected. For we find that we rarely stumble across soil that is tilled,…

Abide With Me

The first line of a hymn from my childhood is in my heart and mind.  “Abide With me; fast falls the eventide;   the darkness deepens; Lord, with me abide;  When other helpers fail and comforts flee,  Help of the helpless, oh, abide with me.”  Henry F. Lyte I know that it may sound old-fashioned, but…