World Religion Day

World Religion Day

I so delight in what we’re doing here today, celebrating our own faith and celebrating the faith of others, and doing that together. It’s a magnificent idea, and I applaud the Abbotsford Interfaith Movement and the Baha’i for organizing this. I love what we’ve been...
Discovering the Magic of the King Arthur Legend

Discovering the Magic of the King Arthur Legend

What is the most compelling image of the King Arthur legend? For me, it is the vision of young Arthur seeking a sword for his brother, and innocently withdrawing the sword from the anvil and stone, thus inheriting his destiny to be the next king.   There are so...
Ecstasy (Not the Drug)

Ecstasy (Not the Drug)

Everybody I know has at least a little bit of agony in their lives. I’m not a morose person, so I don’t tend to dwell on my own agonies, or even the agonies of other people. But they are there. I don’t even do very well with the common cold. It bothers me that I go to...
The Becoming a Sun Workshop

The Becoming a Sun Workshop

It happened! My first Becoming a Sun workshop at Sunrise Ranch! Thank you, Keahi Ewa, who assisted me. And thank you to the sixteen open-hearted souls who took the journey with us. Last year, Keahi and I brought the Becoming a Sun workshop to Riverdell in South...
Access Higher Power

Access Higher Power

Sometimes the words Higher Power are used as a name for God. The phrase was popularized within Alcoholics Anonymous in the 1930s. Today, it’s also used by other 12-Step programs and beyond. Whatever your beliefs are, aren’t there times when you need a little higher...