Archives for July 2013

Paradise can be Earth

"The manner in which an individual, a community, a state or nation treats those less fortunate, those ill, those aged and infirm, those mentally possessed, is the manner in which such an individual, community, state or nation serves its Maker." Edgar Cayce A friend and I shared how we'd both seen signs of impending doom for the planet.  Science puts Earth past the tipping point. Suffering faces of homeless combined with severe storms and flash flooding in major Canadian cities remind me that
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A Culture of Greed

"The fault is our greed and if we are not willing to change, we will disappear from the face of the globe, to be replaced by the insect."  Jacques Yves Cousteau GREED is a challenge for everyone.  I become greedy when faced with lemon pie.  Seriously, I want the biggest piece even if you get less, or none. Greed is also rampant in our financial institutions.  Just five years after the onset of the global financial crisis, a recent study shows that the moral codes, rules and standards
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The Courage to Save Yourself

"When people hurt you over and over, think of them like sand paper. They may scratch and hurt you a bit, but in the end, you end up polished and they end up useless." Chris Colfer A woman on Facebook reached out to members for advice on how to deal with rude and over-controlling inlaws plus a submissive husband.  At first glance, the situation reminded me of abuse.  However, abuse victims tend to suffer in silence.  This is because abusers will severely punish the spouse or child that has
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See the Light

"This little light of mine I'm gonna let it shine." Harry Dixon Loes (1895–1965) Everyone carries a divine spark of light within them.  Sometimes it shines more brightly than others.  When it's bright, you can see it shining clear as day.  Have you noticed it? Today, I saw that divine light shining brightly in the eyes of a man suffering from a hangover on a park bench. As I did hands-on healing, he told me his story. The man had suffered through an abusive childhood with an angry
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