Monthly: February 2018

Practice an act of gratitude

February 24, 2018

None of our success comes without the help of others. Time after time, it seems that there is someone standing at the crossroads waiting for us, pointing the way down…

Detaching in Relationships

February 23, 2018

When we first become exposed to the concept of detachment, many of us find it objectionable and questionable. We may think that detaching means we don’t care. We may believe…

Celebrate your abundance

February 22, 2018

Celebrate the abundance that comes into your life. So often, we spend so long in the “do without” stage that we don’t know what to do when we’re given the…

Honesty in Relationships

February 21, 2018

We can be honest and direct about our boundaries in relationships and about the parameters of a particular relationship. Perhaps no area of our life reflects our uniqueness and individuality…

Enjoy and share the gifts

February 20, 2018

My friend was talking on the phone to his sister one day. They had a little sibling rivalry going on, but it was the good, motivating kind. “I’m going to…

Letting Go of Shame

February 19, 2018

Shame is that dark, powerful feeling that holds us back. Yes, shame can stop us from acting inappropriately. But many of us have learned to attach shame to healthy behaviors…

Say thanks for the help

February 18, 2018

There’s so much do-it-yourself talk. So much self-help talk. Healing is a gift. Yes, we participate in our gifts. If we’re recovering from chemical dependency, we go to our meetings…

Valuing This Moment

February 17, 2018

Detachment involves present-moment living—living in the here and now. We allow life to happen instead of forcing and trying to control it. We relinquish regrets over the past and fears…

Get out of the nest

February 16, 2018

The mother eagle teaches her little ones to fly by making their nest so uncomfortable that they are forced to leave it and commit themselves to the unknown world of…

Healing Thoughts

February 15, 2018

Think healing thoughts. When you feel anger or resentment, ask God to help you feel it, learn from it, and then release it. Ask Him to bless those who you…