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 […]

Another Day

Sometimes it seems difficult to distinguish or differentiate between one day and another. We live in a routinized world where our daily duties become our daily habits and our roles assume a familiarity which may result in our longing, our yearning for something new, exciting, exhilarating, or at best, stimulating in our lives. We wait […]

Exciting Announcement!

Hi Friends, I have an exciting new announcement… I am now on YouTube! I began this as another way to share my thoughts, ideas, opinions, and life stories with you. I realize that we all have so many rich life experiences to discuss and examine and that we are learning how these shape us physically, […]

Sunday Mornings

There is something very special about Sunday mornings – no matter what time of year. It is unusually calm and peaceful. The traffic is much lighter than it is during the week. There is a stillness that allows me to appreciate, refresh and reenergize, that allows me at leisure the preceding future and prepare for […]

New Book, New World

I don’t know if many of you know this, but I wrote Katherine: A Woman of Vision in 1982. I met Katherine when she was 79. I was 28 years old. I was introduced to her by my college friend, Michele, who had been a student of Katherine’s for some time. She told me about […]

Humility

This is truly a tough one to incorporate into our psyche and behavior. It impacts our view of life, our place in the world, the role(s) we adopt through our lives Oh, it is easy to feign humility, bot not easy to live with or live by. Humility comes from our essential understanding of our […]

In God’s Time, Not Mine

For many years, I have received these words of wisdom from many different sources. In theory, I acknowledged that they made a lot of sense. In practice, not so much! I was far too ambitious and impatient to wait for “God’s time”. I was determined to succeed in spite of God’s slow response to help […]

Patience

One of the most difficult challenges of my life has been to learn PATIENCE. Patience with my accomplishments to first manifest and then affect and inspire others. Patience to deal with the failure of a colleague or co-worker to achieve what they set out to achieve. Patience with the yet-to-be-be, hoped for outcome of our […]

Compassion

Compassion is one of the greatest blessings and gifts we have to share with others. Through empathy, we relate to others who are experiencing pain, sorrow or challenge. We somehow understand their hurt, disappointment, sadness and grief. We can relate to them and remain nonjudgmental. Although we cannot literally “walk in their shoes”, we can […]