Become a Regular Donor

Today, I'm officially announcing an opportunity for you to become a regular donor to this spiritual awakening blog and my spiritual teaching work.Down below, you can click the subscribe button. The subscription is a $15 a month donation that continues as long as you so choose. This regular donation helps to bring more certainty to my financial support.(If you receive my blog posts via email and don&#… [Read Entire Story]

Donating to Support the Blog

If you can believe it, I've been writing this blog for more than 8 years at the time of this post. It's pretty incredible. In the last 3 and 1/2 years, I've been fully supported financially because of many of you.Thank you.As it often seems, the costs of doing business continue to grow. One of the newer costs is … [Read Entire Story]

Recording: Building the Right Spiritual Network

I often talk about the importance of spiritual community, although I want you to consider my rungs of the ladder metaphor in understanding this. When you’re on the first rung of the ladder, that’s important. But later on you, you don’t use the first rung of the ladder when you’re on the sixth. While the spiritual path isn’t that linear, I encourage you to appreciate how we develop. Some things are important at one time, and later on, they’re not important at all. Spiritual community is often one of those things.Initially, having the right spiritual network to guide and support someone can be… [Read Entire Story]

6 Types of Spiritual-workaholics

As my regular readers know, I’m a proponent of spiritual inner work. Actively identifying and working on releasing ego attachments can be a very important part of the spiritual path. Without work, most people stay in their ego patterns. Human beings are very much creatures of habit.However, any good thing can be done to extremes. Spiritual work can become a crutch or a means to a goal people don’t truly understand. It must be done with the mindset that we are perfect as we are. This runs counter to the way people think of work. They often… [Read Entire Story]

Online Talk: Building the Right Spiritual Network

I often talk about the importance of spiritual community, although I want you to consider my rungs of the ladder metaphor in understanding this. When you’re on the first rung of the ladder, that’s important. But later on you, you don’t use the first rung of the ladder when you’re on the sixth. While the spiritual path isn’t that linear, I encourage you to appreciate how we develop. Some things are important at one time, and later on, they’re not important at all. Spiritual community is often one of those things.Initially, having the right spiritual network to guide and support someone can be critical to helping them see their ego and get out of old behavior patterns. Since it is very common for someone to seek… [Read Entire Story]

Donations for December Vacation Time

Thanks to everyone who has already donated to help me cover the time-off I’ll take at the end of the year. As of this posting, 6 people have donated almost $500 to help cover the loss of not making any money during that time. I really appreciate it!I usually take the last week and a half off of December each year. It’s typically my only vacation time that I take largely because I… [Read Entire Story]