Category Archives: Perspective-taking

Tis the season…to find renewal and inspiration

by Kathie MM “ Love all God’s creation, both the whole and every grain of sand. Love every leaf, every ray of light. Love the animals, love the plants, love each separate thing. If thou love each thing thou wilt perceive … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice: On this Day of the Longest Night . . .

By Anthony J. Marsella, Ph.D.  In 2017, winter in the Northern Hemisphere begins on Thursday, December 21, at 16:28 UTC.  It is the shortest day of the year; it is the day of the longest night. For thousands of years, … Continue reading

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Guidelines for Living a Spiritual Life ©

by Anthony J. Marsella, Ph.D. Awareness I resolve to be more aware and responsive to the spiritual dimensions of my being and my nature. I intend to accept and to embrace the self-evident truth that the very life force that is … Continue reading

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Engaging Peace vs. Lemmingcide

by Kathie MM Engaging peace.  For what purpose should we engage peace? To resist violence. To prevent violence.  To end violence. Violence is life-shattering, life-destroying. Peace is life-affirming, love-affirming, future-affirming. Right now life on Earth faces the most violent assault … Continue reading

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