Minister's Weekly Message

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Hey Everybody,"The Still Small Voice”

What is the Still Small Voice?  The Revealing Word describes it as, “The Voice of Spirit speaking within the depths of one’s being.  The ‘still small voice’ is not an audible voice.  It comes from within as spiritual knowing.”  

I have the...

Shh
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
"Shh" Hey Everybody,

"Shh”

Shawn is in The Silence.

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Hey Everybody,"What Is a Sabbatical?”

 A sabbatical is a paid time away from one’s professional work in order to deepen his/her professional skills.  I’m actually writing this before I leave on my sabbatical and my plans so far are to take ten days in a Vipassana course of silent...

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Hey Everybody,"No Spiritual Call For Guilt”

Nothing from Spirit has ever told me I ought to be guilty.  Misunderstood religion and those who practice it have told me about the virtues of guilt, but Spirit within me has never advised me that I could find redemption through guilt.  I find...

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Hey Everybody,"What Makes the Impossible Possible?”

What does make the impossible possible?  A change of thought is what makes the impossible possible.  If I play a video game and it seems as if I can’t get to a new level, I just have to remember, “they created higher levels so it has to...

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Hey Everybody,"I Pray Because Prayer Makes a Difference”

Unity’s cofounder, Charles Fillmore defines prayer as “conscious communion with God.” He doesn’t define it as asking for something. The purpose of prayer is to consciously connect ourselves to the Source of our being. When I am...

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Hey Everybody,“Practice Love”

There is so much happening here on planet earth and it’s disturbing and it affects all of us.  No one is untouched by violence, harsh words, unkindness, murder, suicide, and dismissal.

On the other hand, no one is untouched by love, kindness, inclusion...

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Hey Everybody,"Pray, Knowing What You Want and Let Go of What You Don’t Want”

A question I often ask is, “Do you spend more time praying each day or worrying?  The answer could be that you pray more.  The thing is, our worry is our prayer.  If we are too focused on our worries, we are...

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Hey Everybody,

"We Don’t Get Rid of It, We Transform It”

What do you try to do with something you don’t like? Most of us try to get rid of it as if it is somehow “bad”. We would do much better to notice how we feel about something, but then go within and ask what to think about it...

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Hey Everybody,

"The Difference Between Reality and Unreality”

Here is the metaphysical definition of Reality: That which is abiding, unchanging, eternal, the same yesterday, today and forever. The basic principles of mathematics and music are real, because they are not subject to...

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