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…

The Trouble with Hate

Dr. Kenn Gordon wrote a great message today about peace and unrest. He said, “It is not what we hate that is the issue, the issue is that we hate at all.” That brings to mind, my favorite quote from The Science of Mind by Ernest Holmes: My Identity: Who Am I? And it is…

The Trouble with Hate

Dr. Kenn Gordon wrote a great message today about peace and unrest. He said, “It is not what we hate that is the issue, the issue is that we hate at all.”That brings to mind, my favorite quote from The Science of Mind by Ernest Holmes: My Identity: Who Am I? And it is a…

They Were Here First

Black Bear Similar to My Bandit When I was seventeen, our family had a vacation in a beautiful park in Waskesui, Saskatchewan. Waskesiu is a beautiful area with numerous lakes and backwoods which is essentially untouched by humans. Of course, that means that there is plenty of fish and also wildlife — squirrels, bears, elk, moose, cougars,…

They Were Here First

Black Bear Similar to My Bandit When I was seventeen, our family had a vacation in a beautiful park in Waskesui, Saskatchewan. Waskesiu is a beautiful area with numerous lakes and backwoods which is essentially untouched by humans. Of course, that means that there is plenty of fish and also wildlife — squirrels, bears, elk, moose, cougars,…

Connecting With Source

“I Was Told to LiveBy some inner mystic Presence,I was told to live, and to love, to laugh and be glad.I was told to be still and know of the One Almighty Power, in and through all.I was told to let that Power work through and for me.I believed that voice and I received my…

Connecting With Source

“I Was Told to LiveBy some inner mystic Presence,I was told to live, and to love, to laugh and be glad.I was told to be still and know of the One Almighty Power, in and through all.I was told to let that Power work through and for me.I believed that voice and I received my…

Wholeness Revealed as Scars are Healed

Sister Kathy and I In preparation for Altogether Day this coming Sunday, I have been watching the movie “Frozen.” The movie explores many themes including the true love between sisters and how actions can be misinterpreted. I began thinking that our deep emotional scars may not have been incurred through a parent’s angry words, or…

Wholeness Revealed as Scars are Healed

Sister Kathy and I In preparation for Altogether Day this coming Sunday, I have been watching the movie “Frozen.” The movie explores many themes including the true love between sisters and how actions can be misinterpreted. I began thinking that our deep emotional scars may not have been incurred through a parent’s angry words, or…