God speaks to us day in and day out, within our everyday routine. The mundane is changed to the mystical and other worldly for those who live with mindfulness to the Divine voice.
How to Live with More Soul / Spiritual Meditation
The purpose of spirituality is to connect us to our true essence often referred to as the soul. The Mystics challenge us not to believe in second hand spiritual truth. but to open up and allow the wisdom of our own soul to spill into your consciousness.
Is Your Heart a Heretic? / Spiritual Meditations
The heart is a heretic because it seeks unity of spirit, not uniformity of thinking. To be open to it is an act of courage.
How Judas Iscariot went from Opportunist to Betrayer / Spiritual Meditations
The Galilean disciples’ unfamiliarity with Judas would have aided and abetted him in his deception. Having already taken money to betray Christ, Judas came back, blended into the group and pretended nothing unusual had happened.
How Slightly We Know Jude & The Zealot & Little James / Spiritual Meditations
Little is known about these 3 apostles but their testimony to the Gospel was as powerful and as far reaching as that of the better known and more outspoken disciples.
Apostle Thomas – Pessimist, Lover or Doubter? / Spiritual Meditations
He may have had his doubts about Jesus’ resurrection, as did the other 11, but St. Thomas, evangelist to India, had great redeeming qualities.
Apostle Matthew Banned from Synagogue/Spiritual Meditations
As a tax collector, Matthew had effectively cut himself off not only from his own people, but also from God.
Apostle Nathanael – the Candid One / Spiritual Meditations
Nathanael’s (Bartholomew) mind was tainted by a degree of prejudice against Nazareth, but his heart was guileless.
Apostle Philip – the Numbers Guy / Spiritual Meditations
Philip embraced Jesus as the Messiah from the beginning, yet even after seeing miracles and hearing Christ’s teaching for months, he missed the point that Jesus and God were of the same essence.
John the Apostle of Love / Spiritual Meditations
Because John, the Apostle of Love, outlived all the other apostles, he filled a unique and patriarchal roll in the early church that lasted nearly to the end of the 1st century and reached deep into Asia Minor. His personal influence was therefore indelibly stamped on the primitive church, well into the post-apostolic era.