Have you ever thought about how many issues, events, problems – even wars! – are created for us by others? In the past week we’ve had Grey Thursday, Black Friday and Cyber Monday. The results of these made-up days of shopping will be analyzed, scrutinized and victimized as the news media, Wall Street and politicians decide the happiness and security of the next month – or perhaps the coming year! – based on how much we spent.
Seriously? Do you realize that there have been…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on November 28, 2012 at 11:04am — No Comments
Another holiday is upon us when society expects we will act a certain way and experience an approved of emotional response. In a world where everyone is a unique expression of God this expectation is a recipe for disappointment.
None of us experience events exactly the same way. That statement is a given for any of us sharing a Thanksgiving feast with family we’ve not seen in a while. What looks like a wonderful afternoon to us might be a chore to endure for…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on November 21, 2012 at 4:41pm — No Comments
I tried to sign into my Facebook account just now and received the response:
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I thought to myself how very appropriate that my Facebook account is reflecting my mood. We know metaphysically that our outer experience reflects our…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on November 13, 2012 at 6:32pm — No Comments
I did something at church last Sunday that I rarely do. I told the members at Unity that they should do something. I don’t like to be “should” on so, therefore, I do my very best not to “should” on others.
Still, I told them they should be at the membership meeting this month. Membership means something to me and part of what it means is participation. It’s an important meeting so, yes, members should be there. This makes better sense: Granted, if everyone felt as passionate…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on November 9, 2012 at 2:28pm — No Comments