“The world breaks everyone, and afterward many are strong at the broken places.”
–Ernest Hemingway, A Farewell to Arms
20 Ways to Deepen Your Spirituality: 1. Make peace with your religious past. 2. Take responsibility for your spiritual journey. 3. Dissolve the line between “sacred” and “secular”. 4. Listen to and trust your inner voice. 5. Look past the labels and differences, and relate to the deepest reality in other human beings. 6. Stop… Continue Reading
Your life is your spiritual path. It’s what’s right in front of you.
“Jesus was forever picking a fight with religion. Maybe it was because religion claimed to be the proper way to know God, when actually it was often the obstacle getting in the way.” – Jim Palmer, Notes from (Over) the Edge: Unmasking the Truth to End Your Suffering Now available on Amazon -> http://tinyurl.com/mjg4gat
“There are at least 14 Factors that influence what one comes up with in the Bible: 1. Your views regarding the inspiration of Scripture. 2. Whether you would favor a literal or figurative interpretation of a given passage. 3. Your knowledge and awareness of other “related” Scriptures dealing with the same issue, including the immediate context… Continue Reading
Everything will be okay in the end, because everything was okay in the beginning, and still is.
You can’t be truly happy unless you are free. But it takes courage. If being free was easy, everyone would be doing it. You must have an earnest desire and diamond-like resolve. People are not going to roll out a red carpet and cheer you down the path of freedom. You must leave the shire… Continue Reading