Category Archives for Spirituality

Video: It’s nobody’s fault! We are the ones causing our own suffering (3:54)

  My kids offer me endless opportunity for being creative in how I teach them. One of my biggest issues with them is their fighting, and trying to teach my son to be nice/not harm his sisters. In this video I explain how the ego is like a computer software program. Our suffering is being […]

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Movie: “Very Bad Things” and Mind Based Spirituality

Mind based spirituality has the goal of expanding one’s mental possibilities- be it calmness, a clear mind, intelligence, or golf. 🙂 The movie Very Bad Things (starring Cameron Diaz, Christian Slater and one of my all-time favorite actors, Jon Favreau) is an extreme portrayal of what happens when we reach a heightened state of mental acuity without […]

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My Three Lessons of Life

My Three Lessons of Life

If I had to summarize the three most important lessons of life, they would be: Any life outside of prior unity is fruitless, wasteful and hurtful to the human family and to life itself. Pursue a life of ego-transcending spirituality, responsibility, and love, so that you can be sane and happy, and so that you […]

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What Is Practical Spirituality?

What is “Practical Spirituality”? “Practical Spirituality” is the Practical Application of Spiritual Truth. We live in a world where spirituality is viewed as something that is our of our reach. To be spiritual, some people think they must leave their families and go to India, enter a monastery, shave their heads, and pray for 14 […]

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Does God know the future? A conversation with my son, Simon.

I was having a conversation this morning with my son, and he basically in a few words summarized the argument of predestination. We agreed to disagree LOL He believes that God knows the future. I believe that the future depends on our choices. I told him, that removes responsibility. That means that it doesn’t matter […]

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Is “God” Our Father?

Is God Our Father? There’s both truth and egoity embedded in all of the great spiritual traditions of humankind. In this case, let’s first talk about the egoity of these words. Unfortunately, much of mankind has created “God” in the image of himself. He has superimposed his ego upon God, thinking that “God” is who […]

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What I Learned On My Retreat About Giving Gifts: It’s Time To Give & Receive Gifts, Instead of Getting, Taking, Buying & Selling.

I went on a retreat last weekend, and here’s what I expected. I thought we would wake up in the morning and stretch outside under the trees, listening to the birds and feeling the cool air on my cheeks. Then we would sit and do some spiritual reading in a comfortable chair or while laying down, […]

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Zero Point Education: Foundation Concepts

Proposed foundation concepts for Zero Point Education. 3 Pillars: Education. Consideration. Transcendence. Education is simply the gathering of knowledge about certain concepts. The subject matter will range from caring for the body, correct diet and exercise, right relationship- both emotional-sexual and non-sexual relationships, child rearing, environmentalism, spirituality, meditation, and every subject related to right living. […]

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The Power of Journaling: How “The Artist’s Way” Changed My Life

I’ve settled into a new habit of journaling every morning, and it’s been amazing. I used to journal in the mornings, first thing, then I started journaling at night, then in mid-day, and now I’m back to the mornings, first thing when I wake up. I don’t even get out of bed! It’s great. 🙂 […]

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Does Religion Mean Division?? The Root Truth and Root Error of Religious Division.

The Religious Traditions of Humankind Seek The Divine There are many religious traditions in the world today- Christianity, Islam, Hinduism and Buddhism are just a few. Each tradition has its own set of stories, books, moral codes, and holidays. They all approach the Divine, in both similar and in different ways. Unfortunately, some religious people […]

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