Upside Down!

“A Priest, a Minister and a Guru sat discussing the best positions for prayer, while a telephone repairman worked nearby. ‘Kneeling is definitely the best way to pray,’ the Priest said. ‘No,’ said the Minister. ‘I get the best results standing with my hands outstretched to Heaven.’ ‘You’re both wrong,’…

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Zeal to the Rescue!

Reading books is good—it opens the mind. Listening to inspiring talks is good—it lifts us up. Enjoying the companionship of other spiritual seekers is good—it encourages us. And, as the cheeky saying goes, “Sitting in a garage doesn’t make you a car.” Zeal to the rescue! It’s the power that…

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All Things New

“And the one who was seated on the throne said, ‘See, I am making all things new.’ ” Revelation 21:5a Revelation 21:5a “Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.” Rumi, 13th Century Sufi Mystic and Poet Autumn…

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