Blogs

Meditation and Prayer

April 09, 2019

The Eleventh Step asks us to meditate as a route to improving our conscious contact with God. Meditation is different than obsessing or worrying. Obsession and worrying are fear connections.…

Be Aware of the Illusion of Control

March 26, 2019

Remember how it feels when we try to control someone else. “I was driving down the road one day behind a car that I decided was driving too slowly,” a…

Turn Problems into Challenges

March 12, 2019

“Why did you climb those mountains,” someone asked about my trip to China. “Because they were there,” I said. Action: There’s a fine line between having enough challenge that you roll…

Replenish Yourself

February 26, 2019

Some of us don’t know how tired we are until we try to relax. Then we realize we’re exhausted. We may have lived with exhaustion and stress so long it’s…

Opening Ourselves to Love

February 12, 2019

Open ourselves to the love that is available to us. We do not have to limit our sources of love. God and the Universe have an unlimited supply of what…

Find and Respect Your Own Stride

January 29, 2019

Do not seek to follow in the footsteps of the men of old; seek what they sought. — Basho One of the dangers of following a hero is the temptation…

Challenges

January 15, 2019

I used to think challenges were bad. My thinking has turned around on that. Did you ever try to do something that was so easy, so piece-of-cake, so guaranteed that…

The New Year

January 01, 2019

Make New Year’s goals. Dig within, and discover what you would like to have happen in your life this year. This helps you do your part. It is an affirmation…

Honor the Ending

December 18, 2018

“How was your trip?” a friend asked, as my trip drew to a close. I thought for a moment, then the answer came easily. “It had its ups and downs,”…