Releasing Fear

Growth involves risk. There is often a vague sense of danger with which we greet almost every person and every situation. If it had a voice, it might whisper, “Please don’t hurt me.”      ~Ezra Bayda~  To be a spiritual seeker is to discover your courage. Leaving the confines of the familiar we venture […]

Creating Peace

The way to create peace in your experience is to become peaceful. “Peace is not found through seeking peace, but through residing completely in what is.”    ~Ezra Bayda~ Many believe that once they have their lives in order that they will feel peaceful; however, our ascent into peacefulness is what creates a peaceful life. […]

The Call of Destiny

Many people prefer to remain in a life of perceived comfort rather than choosing to respond to their souls calling. “Great individuals show us that we can sacrifice our limiting beliefs to change the nature of the quest from mere survival to destiny. The way of the healer has always been to discard limiting beliefs […]

Honor Your Past

Don’t forget to give yourself credit for how far you have already come. “Forgive yourself for not knowing what you didn’t know until you lived through it. Honor your path. Trust your journey. Learn, grow, evolve, become.”     ~Creig Crippen~    Each lesson, interaction, success, failure, love and loss has played an integral part […]

Joy and enthusiasm

Be the one who brings joy and enthusiasm to the present moment. “You and I are the force for transformation in the world. We are the consciousness that will define the nature of the reality we are moving into.”     ~Ram Dass~ Consciousness flows through us into what we do when we are deeply […]

All of life speaks

When you pay attention, you’ll discover messages are all around you. “Every truth passes through three stages before it is recognized. In the first, it is ridiculed. In the second, it is opposed. In the third, it is regarded as self-evident.”     ~Arthur Schopenhauer~  Resistance to the new is a natural part of the […]

1:4 Formula

Divine energy is full of living, expanding, infinite potential. “That which I seek is fully expressed within me. Therefore, I have no unfulfilled desires. All is complete. This total fulfillment is etched permanently in my heart. I see it as four patterns of light, the sacred diamond blazing in consciousness with the I AM truth […]

Each journey is unique

Let your life be your message. “An ordinary man seeks freedom through enlightenment. An enlightened man expresses freedom through being ordinary.”     ~Adyashanti~    It can be challenging to watch the struggle of someone you love; however, it’s vitally important to allow space while they find their own way to enlightenment. Parent, child, friend, […]

Gratitude

Gratitude transforms any challenge into empowerment. “Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies… those transcendent moments of awe that change forever how we experience life and the world.”     ~John Milton~ You have the power to transform your life experience, and it begins with the consistent practice of gratitude. First thing in […]

Healing emotional wounds

Life will always provide the perfect situation for your growth. “What is the path? Residing in this very life, exactly as it is right now… liking or not liking has nothing to do with it.”   ~ Ezra Bayda~    From time to time even the most advanced spiritual students can get surprised by a […]