Category spiritual growth

Let Guidance Come from Spirit

As a Life Coach, my aim is to guide – not dictate. I point you to your choices on the path ahead. I am not a Spiritual Director. I can only give you bits of guidance for your situation.

New Life

The symbolism is powerful. That a mighty oak grows from an acorn, that medicine comes from plants, and that our buildings are made from trees all intrigues me.

How to Take Bad News

True transformation increases your tranquility

Remain Teachable

It seems to me that one of the worst things we can do if we are on a spiritual path, is to think we don’t have anything else to learn-to be so sure of everything that we are unteachable. 

Hands clasped in prayer

Listen for God’s Voice

 If we don’t make the time for listening to spiritual direction we probably won’t hear it. 

Hands clasped in prayer

A Thought on Prayer from a Seasoned Mama Bird

Most of us pray but in varied ways. How do you pray? What is prayer to you?

close up of sprout

A Thought on Growth from a Tough Old Bird

What growth requires from the Tough Old Bird with a Soft Spot for Single Moms

Divine Servant sculpture

Who Was He?

For me the fact that Jesus became the perfect example of a servant is one I cannot ignore or rationalize. Serving it the point. I watched my mother do it. The people I most admire are servants. It is only when serving that I’m most happy. In truth I believe service is therapeutic. If you want to heal, help.

The Road Less Traveled book cover

4Guiding Points from The Road Less Traveled

In the first section Peck addresses “discipline.” He states, “Discipline is the basic set of tools we require to solve life’s problems.” He encourages us to:

Delay gratification
Accept responsibility
Be dedicated to truth
Prioritize different requirements in our lives.

young woman writing in a diary

How to Have Peace

So many of us lack the patience to wait for God. We lack contemplation.
Myss writes in Entering the Castle, “Contemplation . . . nourishes your soul. It stimulates your relationship with the divine.”