Spiritual Practice Posts

Why Does the World Look the Way It Does?

These certainly are fascinating times, indeed. And many are asking the question "why does the world look the way it does?" As I’ve been doing my own work related to the events of the past 10 days, the verse from Habakkuk 1:13 has repeatedly popped into my head. In...

The Power of Permissiveness

When confronting problems in their lives, many on the spiritual path often think they just need to affirm, pray, or meditate more to move beyond them. Or clear a trauma from their past or, perhaps, a past life. They think “If I could just figure out the limiting...

How to Make Spiritual Teachings Practical

The single, most common question I get asked is how to make spiritual teachings practical in our day-to-day lives. I often find that the biggest challenge to living these teachings (rather than just thinking about them) is the result of wanting to achieve a very...

A Spiritual Perspective on Coronavirus

I’ve received a number of questions over the past several days regarding my spiritual perspective on coronavirus and everything that appears to be associated with it, so I thought I would share. In my last video, I explored the idea that your world is constantly...
Spiritual Healing: It’s Not What You Think

Spiritual Healing: It’s Not What You Think

I spent the better part of December – 27 days(!) – in the hospital navigating a health challenge that I’ve been exploring on and off for the past several years. This experience took things to a whole new level, both in terms of the dis-ease, the hospitalization, and the resulting shift in my understanding of and insights into the meaning of spiritual healing.

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Practical Spirituality: What’s the Difference Between Spiritual Principles and Spiritual Practices?

Practical Spirituality: What’s the Difference Between Spiritual Principles and Spiritual Practices?

Spiritual principles are those fundamental truths that form the foundation of my spiritual understanding. They are my rock, my fall back. Whenever I find myself spinning because of something “bad” or “wrong” that seems to be going on in my world, I revert back to spiritual principle – what do I know, at the deepest level of my being, as the spiritual Truth behind whatever is showing up?

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