Monthly Archives: November 2011

Just Stay Awake!

Today we here in Kansas City heard the news that a very popular and funny local TV personality died and the police are calling it suicide. I didn’t know the man personally, but on the air he always seemed to

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Moving Beyond Appearances

I am a big Dancing With the Stars fan. This season they had a lot of people I had never heard of on the show. One of them is J.R. Martinez. But now I know who this young man is

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It’s All About Choices!

A lot of people come to me for advice and I am very fond of saying to them, “You always have choices.” No matter what the circumstance you always have a choice about how to let it affect you. You

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Be a “Yes Person”!

She decided to free herself, dance into the wind, create a new language. And birds fluttered around her writing ‘yes!’ into the sky. ~Monique Duval I like being a “yes person”. There was a time that I was a “yes,

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Get on a Rampage of Appreciation! ~ Abraham

I am in the habit of doing a gratitude journal every day. Although it is good to be thankful for things that are coming to me, I realize it is also good to be appreciative of what is in my

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Do You Hear Me?

“I would tell you that every single person you will ever meet shares that common desire. They want to know: ‘Do you see me? Do you hear me? Does what I say mean anything to you?’” ~  Oprah My guest

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Forgiveness

Have you ever experienced this? Just when you think you have done all of your forgiveness work and you are feeling pretty good, something comes up and stops you in your tracks. I had that happen the other day, and

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Letting go of the Past

I started this blog post several days ago and had trouble finding the words to complete it. Then last Sunday, the talk at our Center for Spiritual Living was about “Letting go of the Past”. I help Rev. Dr. Chris

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