Monthly Archives: May 2012

The irony of spiritual growth

The main driving principle of personal spiritual growth is to challenge one’s egoism and self-centeredness in order to adopt a larger, more inclusive form of love with one’s fellow neighbors. Spiritually speaking, we are to view ourselves from a more … Continue reading

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A memorial to God’s unknown soldiers

Memorial Day in the United States honors those who have bravely and unselfishly given their lives to protect the freedoms of those who pursue happiness. This tribute even extends to those soldiers who have remained unidentified—called the Unknown Soldiers. I … Continue reading

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Some rational clues as to why we can survive physical death

The current scientific/mechanistic view of human consciousness holds that the processes of inert microscopic physical matter in the brain is responsible for this unique experiencing. Scientifically speaking, the only hope of our consciousness surviving the physical death of our bodies … Continue reading

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Rumors of a new book

The rumors are true. I have slowly begun to spread the news that I have published a new book (my third). However, I will be more careful how I sell this one. While it is the goal of every author/publisher … Continue reading

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The deeper message of a Solar Eclipse

The western United States recently experienced a rare astronomical event where the moon passed in front of the sun, diminishing its light. Many observers of a solar eclipse often describe the diminished light from this cosmological event as being eerie. … Continue reading

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Religion needs an overhaul!

Religion is losing its importance in Europe. It is also being vehemently challenged more and more by a growing number of atheistic U.S. citizens. Religion in Muslim countries is growing but it has also shown an ugly side of intolerance … Continue reading

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Endeavor precedes force

In physics, it is generally understood that force generates energy and energy (kinetic) causes something with mass (like matter) to move in a measurable way. Therefore, force is considered the cause of motion. Force itself is a potential power or … Continue reading

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Spiritual laziness

We all admit at times that we are lazy. This is easy with a terrestrial body because physical matter naturally tends towards inertia (equilibrium). The term “couch-potato” explains this phenomenon quite adequately. The only challenge to this situation comes from … Continue reading

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A new kind of victim

While it is easy to point to all the external situations which cause us to suffer in life and put limits on our happiness, we are all victims of an even more insidious force. This force is insidious because it … Continue reading

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Saving innocent children from harm

This is a tougher problem than most people suspect.  The lack of a solution does not come simply from apathy. For instance, lots of money has been sent to places like Haiti but it is not getting into the right … Continue reading

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