Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Hey Everybody,"Good Can Come From the Worst and the Best”
This title comes from the statement, “All things work together for Good.” It’s easy to ask, “But do they?” I choose to believe they do. From what I have witnessed, so much of what I labeled “bad” has turned out to be quite good...
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Hey Everybody,"Seeing God In Everything”
How do you see God in everything? First, you have to look. If you can’t find God, then go within and ask to be shown. A way that I do it is, “God, I want to see you here so that I don’t confuse things.”
Even in the joyful times it is...
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...
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
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...