July 13, 2015
Here's a thought experiment. What if we all stopped for a moment at the very same time, stopped thinking, talking, doing, going, spending, and planning, and simply woke up to where we were? What if we all took a break from our frenzied schedules and breathed quietly as we looked around us, looked at (more…)
July 12, 2015
As we master the spiritual tasks of aging, we receive new gifts on our journey to the Divine Human. The gifts born of mystical consciousness for the Elder are truly miraculous. They include the following experiences (From the Three Secrets of Aging). What do these experiences mean to you?
Silence of Mind
July 11, 2015
Akin to the psychological tasks of aging are a set of spiritual tasks necessary to accelerate our spiritual growth and transformation in these final years, turning older people into enlightened elders. Take a moment to reflect on these tasks. What might they be asking of you? (from The Three Secrets of Aging).
July 10, 2015
The inner work of aging creates a developmental transition that moves us from the materialistic concerns of the middle years to the awakened consciousness of the Elder in winter. In a gradual but a profound shift, we actually become different, as does our place in the world. For the enlightened Elder - the one (more…)
July 9, 2015
At this point in our journey together, let's go back and review the core tasks of aging, for this is the work that will transform you into an enlightened elder and bring you to the edge of the Divine Human. Reflect on these tasks. What do they mean to you? For further clarification, see (more…)
July 9, 2015
How do you know when you have experienced God as your own conscious being? The telltale signs are a sudden eruption of bliss, joy, happiness, love, and gratitude, along with a noetic clarity of what you are. It's a pure revelation of our own divine being. You know and feel that you are the (more…)
July 6, 2015
Recognizing our divine nature is a two-part process, involving both language and perceptual focus.
Let's start with the language part. What we call things is incredibly important. If we look out the window and call those green things trees, then we think we understand them and their place our world. But what if we (more…)
July 1, 2015
We can shift into mystical consciousness any time and any place. Sitting on an airplane recently, writing on a napkin, I knew again that I am what God is, and in this unity, all else fades into pure consciousness. In the experience of the divine Presence, identity, status, goals and problems have no meaning; (more…)
June 8, 2015
"What is God?" We can ask this question from two distinct positions: thought and experience. In the thought approach, we engage our intellect and conceptually ponder the nature and characteristics of the divine - a fascinating though often controversial subject that has produced vast libraries of belief and speculation. When we seek to understand (more…)
June 5, 2015
Happy to announce that my novel, Breakthrough, will publish in October. You can see its cover in the works section. I am particularly excited because this work of fiction summarizes all my work on the second half of life in a fun and entertaining way, which comprises seven books and a profound vision of (more…)