I know. You don’t!! What if God alone knows? What if I know what I need to know for my life, and you know what you need to know for yours? What if we are both equally confused and we’ll go through this life never knowing? Must we always be fighting about who knows, sitting… Continue reading I know. You don’t!!
A glimpse into my response to difficulties of life under the false Health, Wealth, & Prosperity gospel I make a mistake, a troublesome situation arises in my life, or I experience difficult emotions. I forget that I’m human and I forget that since I am human I will make mistakes, troubles will arise, and difficult… Continue reading The Shame Toilet
These are my very real, honest thoughts straight from my journal. My intention is not to hurt anyone by sharing my heart; but rather to share what I used to believe and have struggled to let go of, and how I am moving into new territory of learning to rest in the mystery of… Continue reading on healing
I heard this poem in a Tara Brach talk titled Be All That You Are. I love it so much!! Do Not Be Ashamed You will be walking some night in the comfortable dark of your yard and suddenly a great light will shine round about you, and behind you will be a wall you… Continue reading Do Not Be Ashamed
I haven’t been posting much lately, even though I’ve been journaling a lot. Today I just felt like I have to post a little tidbit of what I’m learning or I may explode. Those of you who have been reading my blog the past few years know that I went through a severe season of… Continue reading Buh-Bye False Self
I have been writing a lot about spiritual abuse, legalism, recovery, denial, feelings, etc., so I’ll be posting some original stuff soon hopefully. This is actually tomorrow’s meditation, but so good I just had to share today. Accepting Powerlessness Since I’ve been a child, I’ve been in an antagonistic relationship with an important emotional part… Continue reading Accepting Powerlessness
The following is an excerpt from Richard Rohr’s book Falling Upward. Your stage mask is not bad, evil, or necessarily egocentric; it is just not “true.” It is manufactured and sustained unconsciously by your mind; but it can and will die, as all fictions must die. Persona and shadow are correlative terms. Your shadow is… Continue reading Your Stage Mask