The Teeter Totter of Life

This month’s theme of Balance at our center came at a perfect time in our families’ life. We are in the process of moving and looking for a new place to live, staying in the same town. Our two girls are old enough to have a say, or an opinion at least. Which makes things even…

Youth Is Not Wasted On The Young

How often do you get a chance to experience what it’s like to be a teenager again?  I was so blessed to have that opportunity.  Today, I attended “A Day At Camp,” which was facilitated by the In-Flight Teens at the Center for Spiritual Living Capistrano Valley, and it was amazing! Having three children who…

Do You Have the Power to Stop God?

Have you ever denied your identity? When I watch one of my favorite musicals, Les Miserables, I am always moved by the goodness of the protagonist, Jean Val Jean. He was a man who was cruelly and brutally incarcerated for stealing a loaf of bread. Released from prison after nineteen years of unjust punishment, he…

The Space Between

In the song, “The space between,” by the Dave Matthews Band are the following lyrics: The Space Between What’s wrong and right Is where you’ll find me hiding, waiting for you. source: http://www.lyricsondemand.com/d/davematthewsbandlyrics/thespacebetweenlyrics.html Interesting concept, there is a space that isn’t right or wrong?  Is there such a place or “space”?  In science we’re taught…

Matsiko!

Matsiko in Africa means Hope. And that’s just what these kids brought to our sleepy little Village by the Sea. The Matsiko World Orphan Choir rolled into San Clemente on Thursday afternoon April 25th. Their two day stay was brief but also powerful and life changing. Our family opened our home and hearts to three…