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Imagined halos

I caught myself wearing such a personally inflating “headpiece” and getting it off was—and still is—quite a challenge. Because I was an artist and creative thinker, I had deceived myself over a long period of time that I was somehow … Continue reading

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Conscious Suffering is Good

Have you ever noticed that spiritual individuals embrace the same kind of suffering all the rest of us are trying to escape? We all suffer when a loved one dies, or we get ill, or hungry, or run out of … Continue reading

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Reaching God’s Heaven requires self-initiation

Too many people only want to go were they can find acceptance (they even expect this from God). But God and heaven’s angels already accept everyone into their kingdom of mutual love. So what keeps people from enjoying heavenly peace … Continue reading

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Deep Walking

The mind walks just like our feet do. Both kinds of walking include destinations. However, physical walking gets us to a physical place, while mind walking takes us to a different place where our deepest values and beliefs reside. This … 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 Greatest Christmas Gift

Once upon a late Christmas evening, Ralph was sitting at his dining room table, sipping some green tea and looking at all the opened presents under the holiday tree. His wife and kids had already gone to bed. Ralph decided … Continue reading

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Rep. Weiner’s personal problems are a blessing in disguise

It would have been less embarrassing for the congressman if his personal flaws had been discovered privately by sincere introspection, but regardless, Anthony Weiner has clearly been given another chance by God to start a new trajectory in his life. … Continue reading

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God of the gaps

Having written a book (Proving God), which attempts to unify science and theology, I have found much amusement in the phrase “God of the gaps.” The term goes back to the 19th century. It has critics on both the scientific … Continue reading

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Why did the Huffington Post visit my Blog?

I can only take a wild guess. I suspect that someone was “sniffing” around for posts that expressed religious intolerance. When I looked at the topics on my blog that received “hits” that day, I noticed that someone clicked on … Continue reading

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The Caterpillar and the Praying Mantis

Once upon a time there was a very fuzzy, very hungry caterpillar. His name was Carl. He loved to eat and eat leaves all day long. One day, after stuffing his belly so full of leaves from the garden that … Continue reading

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