A Life Worth Living

The holidays are a time to celebrate life with all its bounty and beauty; its intricacy and complexity; its extraordinary diversity and divine unity. A time to spend with those we love and treasure . A time to pause and truly appreciate our friends and families, our homes and country- our planet. Every single event […]

Living Without Fear

So many people all over the world have been terrorized and terrified by violence, conflict, disease, war, dire poverty, and natural disasters or other catastrophes. How are we able to live in such chaos without fear? How can we survive? How do we comfort ourselves? What can we tell our children? Is there an explanation […]

Speech at Unity Spiritual Center of Denton

I have been attending Unity Spiritual Center of Denton for a few years now. The people, teachings and environment there have inspired and guided me. On November 1, I was blessed to be able to facilitate the meditation and deliver sermon for the congregation. It was such a profound experience to be able to share […]

The Fine Art of Having “Fun”

Having “fun” may not be as easy as you might think. It requires just the right number and variety of ingredients – a fine mix of humor, amusement, laughter, pleasure (emotional and/or physical) engaging in an activity that makes you happy, optimistic, and hopeful, a winning combination of time, place and the compatibility and companionship […]

Acceptance

I believe that one of the greatest gifts we can give ourselves is Acceptance. In a life full of hurts and disappointments, we should come to recognize and hold with great value and gratitude all the joys and beauties we have experienced. Acceptance is a discipline. We have to learn to graciously and gratefully accept […]