Oct. 13th, 2019 - Breath of Life
Breath sustains life. It brings us to a place of peace and relaxation. It holds our tongue when we must wait to speak. It is also a span of time, the doorway between this life and the next, and it can contain a universe of thoughts and memories. Let's explore the Breath of Life in poetry and prose and in our spiritual practice.
Oct. 6th, 2019 - Beautiful Brokeness
Join Grammy-nominated songwriter/authors Karen Taylor Good & Stowe Dailey for their unique, heart-opening Message in Music, ”Beautiful Brokenness”. Deepen your spiritual connection as they lovingly share their unbeatable combination of laughter, powerful original songs and inspiring personal stories.
Sept. 29th, 2019 - Now, Dare to Lead
We have spent the last few weeks exploring the frontiers of our growth through BRAVING Trust: Boundaries, Reliability, Accountability, Vault (being trustworthy), Integrity, Non-judgement, and Generosity. These are sacred qualities that not only enrich our personal spiritual lives, but they extend into our homes, workplaces, and communities. How are you a spiritual leader in the arena of your life? What courageous decision can you make right now to step into a new, more fulfilling way of being?
Sept. 22nd, 2019 - Assumptions of Generosity
Generosity is not just about giving freely of ourselves and our resources. It is also about thinking of others with the generosity of our hearts. From Brenė Brown: “You extend the most generous interpretation possible to the intentions, words, and actions of others. The assumption of generosity is believing that people are doing the best they can.” Generosity also requires boundaries, but the reward is great trust between people.
Sept. 15th, 2019 - Who Am I to Judge?
Sept. 8th, 2019 - Always Do Your Best
We are ever-evolving expressions of infinite presence and unlimited potential. So, always doing our best with so many choices in front of us may at times seem like a daunting idea. What if, instead of being overwhelmed we could focus all that energy on being at peace with who we are right now?
Sept. 1, 2019 - Courage over Comfort
From Brene’ Brown: “You choose courage over comfort. You choose what is right over what is fun, fast or easy. And you choose to practice your values rather than simply profess them.”
Aug. 25, 2019 - The Trustworthy Friend
One of the ways we can nurture and strengthen our personal relationships – and our community – is to be a person who is safe and holds confidentiality. We can move from a “keeping secrets” mentality to holding sacred space for each other’s most vulnerable hearts.
Aug. 18th, 2019 - Get Real
Do you over-promise and over-commit? Do you do what you say you’ll do? Do you own your mistakes and apologize for them? Spiritual maturity requires balance and intergrity. Let’s “Get Real” and discover true freedom of being your authentic.
Aug. 11, 2019 - Re-Framing F.E.A.R.
Fear is one of our most powerful, natural instincts. We’ve been hard wired for it for our protection since the beginning of time. But in today’s sensory-overload world, we’re not always able to discern real from imagined threats to our well-being, especially when we’re called to a life of spiritual growth and authentic living.