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  • Church Leadership - 5 Keys to Successful Church Leadership  By : Chris G.
    The ability to inspire faith and following is a task not everybody can do It requires a special calling and necessary set of skills to be able to lead souls and inspire lives
  • 5 Bible Verses About Healing the Human Spirit  By : Pete Stockton
    The human spirit has been through tough times It's seen the Black Plague, it's overcome the Great Fire of London, it has lived through two World Wars, it has witnessed that fateful day of 9/11, etc
  • What Does the Bible Say About Money and Wealth?  By : Pete Stockton
    A lot of people think the Bible doesn't have anything to say about wealth and money Money is a new thing, a sign of the modern times
  • Black Clergy: Taking the High Road or Taking a Hike on Social Reform?  By : Meta J. Mereday
    Every Sunday (and for some folks it is every Saturday), millions of people put on their "Sunday best" and pack the pews, padded seats, folding chairs and rough hewn benches of facilities nationwide that constitute their places of spiritual worship

    While religion is practiced the world over, the connection for Black people to their church and the Black clergy who run them, seems to surpass all others, thus the role of Black preachers themselves has also followed that exalted path
  • Know About Free Psychic Readings And Seeing The Future  By : T. Narvaez
    People often find that fortune telling itself is a practice that is literally as old as humanity itself. People have always looked to the stars or to something "other", whether it be gods or spirits, in order to help them out in certain situations.
  • The Reality of Physically Incarnated Angels and Prophets  By : Daniel Eli
    I will bet the vast majority of you readers previous to arriving here did not know or consciously believe that holy (and fallen) angels can incarnate as humans or that humans can ascend to angelic status via what is known as "Christ-consciousness" while still living in the flesh I have written a large, free-to-read spiritual autobiography about my historical spiritual awakening here in the 21st century
  • The Love of God and an Incarnate Angel  By : Daniel Eli
    What does unconditional love mean to you Is it possible for humans to love like God or Jesus loves
  • What is God? Who is God?  By : Daniel Eli
    Confused about who and what God is You have come to the right article
  • Profound Near Death Experience Of Daniel  By : Daniel Eli
    A dank, gray November night, 1991

    This was a rough time; a depressing day had passed
  • Meet A Priest With A Punch  By : David B Smith1
    What has fists of steel, a kick like a mule, the head of a fox and a heart of gold? Answer — Fighting Father Dave, the black belt who is throwing down the gauntlet to the “problem guys” of the Inner West.
  • Greed And Envy Hurts Families: A Look At Jacob  By : Ozeme J Bonnette
    Every family has experienced some level of sibling rivalry, but these Esau and Jacob are the poster children. In the womb, these boys could not get along. In life, the fighting continued. Genesis 25:31-34 show us how dangerous greed and envy can be.
  • What Does the Bible Say About Living in Fear?  By : Michael Bryksa
    Fear is an interesting subject for everyone, even for non-Christians

    Everyone experiences fear
  • Baby Christening in a Child's Identity - Communion and Baptism  By : Lolita Sanchez
    A long practiced tradition among many different religions is baby christening In fact, baptism stems from a greek word meaning child
  • What Makes Charismatic Pentecostals Different From Classical Pentecostals?  By : Fred Zimmerman
    Some people put relatively little difference between any of the Pentecostals, but rather tends to group them all together However a noticeable distinction between the groups originally was noted that primarily the Charismatic Pentecostals never really left their mother Churches or Denomination
  • Lost Sinners Looking For God in Our Day Seems Similar to John 12:21 (Gentiles) Seek Jesus  By : Fred Zimmerman
    There seems to be a lot of lost sinners in our day that seem to be hungry for God The funny thing is that they often try harder to encounter God then many of the people in church today
  • The Mystery of the Second Coming of Jesus Christ  By : PavelCZ
    Many people want to know the secret of what is called the Second Coming of Jesus Christ. Still the fact remains that its background and the time when it will happen have always been hidden from us.
  • Curses in African Religions  By : Yamaya Cruz
    When we interact with other people, our auras merge, and we began to exchange energy (information). The energy could be good, or it could be bad. Bad energy can be transferred in forms of a curse and it works in two ways. It can either take your energy and or dump bad energy into your auric fields.
  • New African Spirituality  By : Yamaya Cruz
    We are all one, and race, sex, gender and religious preferences are just programs that work to tear us apart. My job is to bring people together. My purpose is to raise awareness and help everyone understand that we are all looking for the same thing, inner peace. We all just have different ways of finding it.
  • Angels - Arrianna Is The Rainbow Angel of the Realm of Blue Light  By : Terrie Marie
    As a symbol of Divinity, b;ue represents boundless imagination, the unlimited potential you brought with you into this life. Arrianna, the Angel of the Blue Ray, gifts you with peace and understanding, the ability to see beyond the moment, to travel beyond that which is now behind you. The sound of a gurgling stream, waves gently rocking the shore with their rhythmic song is music to my restless Soul. What speaks to you?
  • The Yoruba Religion and Initiations  By : Yamaya Cruz
    The initiation process in Yoruba helps us to break the cycles of reincarnation by elevating us to a heavenly consciousness, where we can have direct communication with higher powers.
  • Phone Psychic Readings  By : john cummins
    If you have ever wondered about psychic readings but been too afraid or too busy to visit a fortune teller, then phone psychic readings might just offer you the answer you are looking for.
  • How to Fight the Winter Blues by Attending Church Services  By : Robert Benjamin
    If you find yourself dreading the rapid approach of winter this year, or you are reading this article during the winter, then you must be someone who suffers from the winter blues, since that is what the title of this article is about The winter blues can be everything from just a general lack of energy or desire, to full blown depression
  • Angels - Lillianna Is The Rainbow Angel Of The Realm of Green Light  By : Terrie Marie
    Lillianna, Angel of the Green Ray, gifts you with heartfelt compassion, love and acceptance, unconditionally. Green light bridges both the physical and Spiritual realms symbolizing balance, healing, nurturing, growth, prosperity and abundance. It is through love that healing truly begins.
  • Do You Believe In Heaven?  By : Bob and Penny Lord
    A rainbow is a promise. God our Father reaffirmed the promise He made about our Redemption in the Garden of Eden (Gen 3:15) when Noah landed on the rock after having spent forty days and forty nights in the ark during the flood. The Lord stopped the rain, and gave us a double rainbow.
  • The Parable of the Barren Fig Tree Made Simple (Luke 13:6-9)  By : Matthew Payne
    This is found in Luke 13:6-9:

    "He also spoke this parable: A certain man had a fig tree planted in his vineyard; and he came seeking fruit on it, and found none

    "Then he said to the keeper of his vineyard, 'Look, for three years, I have come seeking fruit on this fig tree, and find none: cut it down; why does it use up the ground
  • Developing Divine Love in all Your Activities and Situations Leads in God Union.  By : Hans Neukomm
    Spiritual progression toward God union can be subconscious conducted by karma. Learning from time and experience, from hurting or joy experienced resulting from our activities and conclusions. More effective however is the conscious choice of learning and applying solvents of love and dissolving in divine love all your egotistical options of causing hurting or difficulties to others.
  • Karma as Attractor Between Relatives  By : Hans Neukomm
    Karma caused together in past embodiments may draw in the souls in any future incarnation until such Karma is totally dissolved . It will be dissolved by suffering the Karma in the first place caused, or by resolving it with Passion. Of course it can be dissolved with the grace of God in the Divine flame of his Love if anyone asks God to take away such Karma and free the soul again. Karma is neither good nor bad, it is just like a magnetic force and can be caused by a number of different activities from either side of the couple.
  • 5 Cost-Effective Giveaways to Encourage Fellowship and Church Participation  By : Caryn Smith
    With so many things competing for your church members’ time & attention these days you need a little imagination to help them gain more from their church experience and give back to the community.
  • What Does the Bible Say About Baptism  By : Pete Stockton
    For Christians, baptism is a way of life Some devoted followers believe you aren't a true Christian until you've been baptized with holy water
  • The Importance and Meaning of Baptism  By : Criss White
    In the Christian community, baptism is one of the Holy Sacraments that each person has to go through Months after the birth of the child, this simple ritual (which is usually celebrated with a whole or half day celebration) is held inside the church where the child is given his or her name
  • The Unused Power  By : Joe L. Beam
    Ever wondered what would have already been accomplished on this earth if only a handful of people had faith equal to a grain of mustard seed

    Think about it
  • Angels - Rainbow Angels, You Bridge the Realm of Spirit and the Physical Realm of Matter  By : Terrie Marie
    No two journeys are exactly alike. We, each one of us is being gifted with a journey across the cosmos, along the Rainbow Bridge, allowing us an opportunity to connect our conscious minds with the Realm of Spirit, and Angels.
  • Padre Pio And The Santo Bambino  By : Bob and Penny Lord
    Saint Padre Pio had an overwhelming devotion to the Child Jesus. Throughout his life, we see photos of the Saintly Franciscan and images of the Child Jesus. In all these photos, it is very obvious from the way he holds these little statues, how much he loves the One Whom they represent.
  • Qingchen Shan Mountain And Home Of Taoism - China  By : Ross Lamond
    Qingcheng Shan holy Taoist mountain, an early home to Taoism and its teachings dating back in time to about 100AD, and I was going to visit it For a student and believer in Taoism it was going to be something of a revelation and catalyst to my first China visit in May 2010
  • Treasures From The Crib Of Jesus  By : Bob and Penny Lord
    Family, God is so good. We have been racking our brains trying to give you some really meaningful gifts from the Lord for this Christmas season. As it turns out, we read Conversations With God, a meditation book by Francisco Fernandez, of Opus Dei, founded by St. Jose Escriva. There are two teachings we want to share with you, which we believe you will agree constitute two of the greatest gifts the Lord could give you.
  • The Power of Ritual  By : Stan Goldberg
    It's easy to dismiss rituals as just the historical trappings of ancient religions Something very beautiful, but having little relevance to our contemporary lives
  • Need Enlightenment? Contact Archangel Jophiel  By : Cherokee Billie
    Archangel Jophiel is the Angel of Wisdom and Illumination whose name means Beauty of God He is also the Patron Archangel of Education
  • Need Protection? Contact Archangel Michael!  By : Cherokee Billie
    Archangel Michael is the Mighty Angel of Strength, Courage and Protection whose name means ' He who is like God' One of the seven more recognized Archangels he is a warrior
  • What is Devotions- Feeling of Ardent Love  By : David Acer
    “There is always the danger that we may just do the work for the sake of the work. This is where the respect and the love and the devotion come in- that we do it to god, to Christ, and that’s why we try to do it as beautifully as possible”- Mother Teresa.
  • Bishop Eddie Long Controversy Should Not Destroy Faith in Church  By : Todd A. Smith
    Allegations that Bishop Eddie Long, pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in suburban Atlanta, coerced four males into sexual relationships are riveting the nation Some have even said if the allegations facing Bishop Eddie Long are true it will rock the entire Black church with catastrophic consequences
  • Christians And Environmental Ethics - A Strange Combination?  By : Gorazd Andrejc
    You can find very different attitudes towards environment and global warming problem among Christians There are of course Christians who simply do not care and do not see any real connection between their religion and the idea to save the planet
  • What Really is the Third Secret of Fatima  By : Robert Benjamin
    The 20th century is considered to be the most fateful of all centuries with its tragedies in two world wars, the rise of communism as well as the triumphs in technologies that remain unparalleled against all of man's existence in recorded history It is also a period that saw the most prophetic apparitions ever made in a small Portuguese town of Fatima in 1917
  • Are We Teaching Our Children Important Financial Lessons?  By : Ozeme J Bonnette
    Knowing the value that has been placed on inheritances in the past, we should evaluate whether we are doing our part to carry on the ancient tradition. Are we not only respecting the value of our own inheritances, but also passing them on?
  • Using The Internet For God  By : Joann Hicks
    Do you have a Christian product, service or message that you would like to inexpensively advertise and distribute around your town or all over the world

    Would you like to invite more people in your city to your church
  • Childs Choir Music  By : Howard Gottlieb
    I once had a friend that wanted to help out any way that she could at her church Let's just say that it didn't take anyone in the church long to realize that they had hit pay dirt
  • Eshu-Elegba and the Gates To Heaven  By : Yamaya Cruz
    The number for Eshu-Elegba is three, meaning the three great divisions, such as the past, present, and future. He is commonly associated with crossroads and gateways. The gateways represent the bridge between the physical and spiritual realms.
  • What Is Santeria About?  By : Yamaya Cruz
    Santeria is a compilation of beliefs. Like its followers, it is an eclectic mix of Yoruba, Catholicism, and Native American folklore. This mixture of African tribal religion, animism, ancestor worship, and more has shaped the lives of many people throughout history.
  • Free Numerology Info  By : kayla northrop
    With the proper training, you will be able to easily work on your numerological calculations. You can also get this done in a much more rapidly way by making use of a numerology calculator. Other than for personal use, you can also use it to get the numbers of those close to you.
  • Church JDs  By : Mark Shapiro
    If one attempted to levy the pastor's wages by serving the church corporation, they might likely answer that the pastor is a volunteer, not a paid employee. This is now a difficult judgment, because only the pastor is named as a judgment debtor, not the church itself.
  • Saint Thérèse Of The Child Jesus And Her Walk Toward Him  By : Bob and Penny Lord
    Over the years, I have wondered how the Little Flower, another title of the great and yet humble Doctor of the Church, St. Thérèse of Lisieux, got the name Thérèse of the Child Jesus. Visiting Les Buissonnets, home of the Martin family, on pilgrimage, we discovered a small manger, in the back of the Martin garden, with a bed of straw, upon which lay a tiny Creche and all the little figures of the Nativity.
  • Christmas in Brooklyn  By : Bob and Penny Lord
    For those of you who do not know our story, Bob was born in the Bronx and I in Brooklyn. We were city children who lived in a small town called a neighborhood. Customs from different parts of the world filled and permeated our little world. Often a neighborhood became like a little country unto itself, as members of families and friends from the "old country" moved close to each other.
  • Growing Spiritually During Difficult Times  By : Gen Wright
    Spiritual growth in a world dominated by money, power and influence is a monumental undertaking. Our physical wants and needs attract the lion's share of our attention due to conveniences such as electronic gizmos, television, and the Internet. Meaning and self worth are confused as a result.
  • Agape Ministry Articles Regarding Christian Love  By : Samantha Frost
    Did you ever feel like you're at the end of your, so called, rope? Yesterday was a memorable day and not a good memorable at that. I should get a piece of wood and write on it August 31 2010, the day that I almost killed the cat. If your mandibles dropped and was sagging a bit, I don't blame you at all. I was mad! -Say This Every time you think you
  • Use Viral Marketing To Spread The News About God  By : Ozeme J Bonnette
    In an age where cell phones, the internet, and social media websites run rampant, we have become used to the fast-paced way of spreading the word about any and every thing. Similarly, we can use our lives to become viral marketers for our God. So, how would a viral marketing campaign for God work?
  • Physical Mediumship - Fantastic or Fraudulent?  By : Laura Bartolini Mendelsohn
    Learn how psychic mediums can product physical evidence from the world of spirit so remarkable you might think they are tricking you! They are not! Read why.
  • A Discussion Of Buddhist Vegetarians  By : Gen Wright
    Contrary to common perception, Buddhists are not absolute vegetarians. To set the facts straight, some Buddhists are practicing vegetarians while others are not. The stand on vegetarianism differs from sect to sect and from one Buddhist to another. When you are wondering if there is a necessity to observe vegetarianism when one wants to become a Buddhist, you will most likely get a conditional answer.
  • What You Want Is Your Miracle  By : Laura Bartolini Mendelsohn
    When you open to what you really want, not what you think you can have, something miraculous happens. The supernatural power of your soul is awakened to support you.
  • The Holy Grail and a Baby's Silver Christening Cup  By : RichardLHoare
    Since the Victorian era, one of the most popular Christening gifts for a baby boy has been a silver cup or silver tankard - why should such a seemingly utilitarian object become associated with such an important rite of passage?
    Manglik dosh or Mangal dosha is much talked about thing in Indian society and Manglik dosha analysis is the essential part of the horoscope matching process before marriage.
  • Thoughts Are Things  By : Scott F Paradis
    Be careful what you think and say, wrote Prentice Mulford in his 1889 classic: Thoughts are Things, thought runs in currents as real as those of air and water. What you think in mind and empower in speech you attract for good or ill. Mind is the power governing your body and your life. Thought is a real force. Whatever you persistently imagine or think, comes into your life.
  • Saint Bernadette And The Sounds Of Hell  By : Bob and Penny Lord
    St. Bernadette never actually had a vision of Hell, as much as she experienced the Sounds of Hell during one of the times when Our Lady appeared to her. This occurred during the fourth apparition, which took place on Friday, February 19, 1858. Our Lady had no sooner appeared to Bernadette, when the child heard the most horrible roaring sounds, much like screaming and raving, very low and guttural at first, very angry.
  • Vastu Shastra For Marriage  By : anupriya
    Lord Shiva is greatly connected with Vastu Shastra. It is believed that Vaastu Purusha (the deity of land or plots) was born when Lord Shiva’s perspiration fell on the ground (while fighting the great demon Andhaka).
  • The Law of Success  By : Scott F Paradis
    Success is as reliable as gravity for the individual who understands and applies the law. The power is yours, use it to attain health, happiness and peace. Seek God first, attune yourself (your thoughts and intentions) to divine will and act. Ignorance of the law is no excuse. Understand and apply the law of success to live a full and fulfilling life!
  • Visions Of Saint Mary Magdalene De Pazzi  By : Bob and Penny Lord
    One day, while praying in the garden of the Convent with the other religious, Saint Mary Magdalene de Pazzi became enraptured in ecstasy and saw before her the pits of Purgatory opening. She later shared that she heard a voice, beckoning her to follow and witness the pain, the Poor Souls in Purgatory had to endure. The voice explained this was so that when she prayed for them, she would pray relentlessly and compassionately.
  • Saint Peter Julian Eymard  By : Bob and Penny Lord
    Saint Peter Julian Eymard came by his love of the Eucharist from his father, who belonged to a Eucharistic association. The father was a strong Catholic and a good father. He was a victim of Jansenism, a stern religious belief, fostered by Bishop Cornelius Jansen, which taught that man was corrupt, and not worthy of redemption. Only the elect would see Heaven.
  • Study for Success with Psychic Guidance  By : jax44
    At September in many countries, kids go back to school and teens go back to university, as well as adults that are studying something in university. Studying still seems like a mystical and wondrous thing
  • Visions Of The Children Of Fatima  By : Bob and Penny Lord
    Over the years, we have had an opportunity to go through all the occurrences of that six month period which would change the world forever. Everything was important to them, but some things burned an impression on their hearts and minds, more than others. One of these events was a vision, rather than a message from our Lady.
  • Tarot Card Reading: Mysticism Dnd Magic  By : Bernice Burgess
    Do you need immediate and specific guidance on issues such as career, finances, love, health, or any other life area? Tarot Card is a divination tool that helps you answer all your queries and offers highly accurate insights to all your life questions.Contact Usha, the tarot Reader at
  • Our Lady of Pontmain - Part I  By : Bob and Penny Lord
    Jesus loves His Mother so much. She, on the other hand, loves us so much; she always comes to us, to help us, to guide us, to plead with us, to plead for us.
  • Saint Catherine De Ricci And The Poor Souls In Purgatory  By : Bob and Penny Lord
    She constantly prayed for the release of the Suffering Souls in Purgatory. She performed acts of charity; she offered up her Masses and Communions on their behalf. She was even willing to suffer in their place, and there are many accounts where the Lord allowed her to do so. The Poor Souls were allowed to enter the Kingdom before they had suffered for the period assigned them, as Catherine suffered unbelievable pain on their behalf.
  • Should We Apologize To Sodom And Gomorrah?  By : Bob and Penny Lord
    When we compare the wicked behavior of the people of Sodom and Gomorrah, which precipitated such an action by the Almighty, to the sins of the modern world, not only in our country but particularly in our country, we find ourselves apologizing to Sodom and Gomorrah! For this generation, with its wholesale perversion and legalized immorality running rampant throughout our society, has plummeted far lower than that of Sodom and Gomorrah!
  • Putting Spiritual Leaders To The Test  By : Yamaya Cruz
    Even medicine men in traditional communities had to go through rigorous rituals and even life and death situations to become healers. In modern times, these ceremonies might seem archaic, even barbaric, but necessary. If a shaman survived seven days on a mountain, he was considered a God. If a spiritualist could spend two months meditating in a room, he was considered enlightened.
  • Speak with Psychics to Unravel the Hidden Meanings of Your Dreams  By : Bob A Andrews
    After waking up from an especially vivid dream, it is only natural to be curious about what it all meant. While some people dismiss dreams as being nothing more than the brain's way of eliminating unneeded information,
  • Break the Codependency Cycle with Psychic Readings  By : Bob A Andrews
    After waking up from an especially vivid dream, it is only natural to be curious about what it all meant. While some people dismiss dreams as being nothing more than the brain's way of eliminating unneeded information,
  • Visions Of The Saints  By : Bob and Penny Lord
    Family, researching and writing about Visions of the Saints has been one of the most emotional experiences we've ever had. It has been exciting, inspiring, frightening, uplifting. It has called us to new commitment! We've been brought back to some of the values of our childhood, long forgotten.
  • Selecting The Right Psychic For Yourself  By : Laura Moore
    Many psychics today have found that they are capable to provide quality services on their clients by working with them via online mediums as opposed to actually being required to meet them in person. If you need a good quality psychic reading, then you certainly ought to have absolutely no problem in any way doing that online.
  • Downtown Austin Church : The Community’s Church in the City  By : Mark Michael.
    Urbanism has made living in a community uncomfortable and difficult. Urban dwellers, particularly Americans, will give everything to keep their comfort.
  • Chango And The Power of Intention  By : Yamaya Cruz
    In popular culture, there is a theory about the power of intention, where everything that happens in a person's life, begins with a thought that is followed by an action. Chango governs our intentions and actually brings thoughts from the invisible world into the physical world.
  • Our Lady of Pontmain - Part II  By : Bob and Penny Lord
    In a small village in the middle of nowhere, at the very darkest hour, Mary, the giving Mary, the loving Mary, began a precedent which has stayed with us from that time until this. We can change His mind through His Mother. Tribulation and chastisement can be lessened, minimized, and very possibly done away with, through the intercession of the beautiful Lady who was given to us at the foot of the Cross.
  • House Church - The Main Key to Building a Strong Church  By : Chris Keenan
    Learn the key to giving rise to a strong and healthy church.
  • 3 Ways To Stop Limiting God In Your Life  By : Michael A. Verdicchio
    This article can change your prayer life. It will show you three ways that people limit God in their lives. You can stop limiting God in your life and start receiving His favor and blessings.
  • Obatala and the Cycles of Abuse  By : Yamaya Cruz
    It is important to understand that once the epigenetics code is changed, it is embedded in the DNA genetic code for life. The information is passed down from one generation to the next. It is common knowledge to think that abuse is a learned behavior.
  • Obatala The Father of All Orishas  By : Yamaya Cruz
    In a nutshell, our thoughts can make us sick, or better. Positive thoughts, feelings, and actions allow the body to work at optimum levels. We need to understand the adverse consequences of negative thinking. We must call upon Obatala, the orisha of purity, wisdom, and whiteness to cleanse our negative thoughts, so we can be pure again and realign with nature.
  • Change Your Life With Bible Study  By : Jo Ann LeQuang
    The Bible is a life-changing book but only to those who study it. Bible study involves working through the book systematically and using resources to learn about the history and culture of the day. Many Christian books are really about the opinions of the authors. A systematic Bible exposition or line-by-line study is crucial to gaining life-changing insights.
  • Honoring Our Ancestors  By : Yamaya Cruz
    Throughout history, in virtually all cultures, people have understood the importance of cleansing toxins from their bodies. They understood that negative emotions, bad foods, and stress adversely affected all parts of the body.
  • God Is Not Testing You!  By : Michael A. Verdicchio
    God is not bringing hardships, difficulties and sorrows into your life. God is not testing you. God is, however, waiting for you to believe Him so that He can bring you deliverance.
  • Eshu and the Road To Enlightenment  By : Yamaya Cruz
    Negative thoughts, both in the conscious and subconscious parts of the mind can affect decision making. When this happens, conflict arises, bringing misfortune and in some extreme cases, death. People need to resolve the conflict between these two spheres, before they can effectively explore the other aspects of the human mind.
  • Ogun and the Couch Potato  By : Yamaya Cruz
    Ogun is the deity of power; he incites wars and is most popular for his part in the Haitian revolution. However, Ogun represents the war that we all have to fight inside of us. Everyday is a battle, each day we are fighting against self-doubt, low self-esteem, feelings of inferiority, and unworthiness. We all have wars to fight, in the world and within ourselves, and it all begins with us getting our butts off the couch.
  • Our Country Is Changing?  By : Bob and Penny Lord
    Today, as we write about our Popes down through the 2000 plus years of the history of our beloved Church, we find ourselves praising God for the gifts He has left us in our Princes of our Church. We realize how very intertwined the world's history has been with the history of our Church.
  • Ego Is Like A Loaded Gun  By : Yamaya Cruz
    The ego is like a loaded gun. We carry it around because we are afraid to look within. By not looking within we fail to realize that our external world is a reflection of our inner state. We fail to see that we are all connected, that we are all one. By shooting our enemies, we are just shooting ourselves.
  • The Importance of The Seven Heavenly Virtues  By : Austin Hatem
    I'm sure quite a few of you are familiar with the seven deadly sins (Lust, Gluttony, Greed, Sloth, Wrath, Envy and Pride). In opposition, within Catholic catechism, there is a much less eminent list of seven virtues that were created to combat these seven deadly sins. Although these virtues are usually related to exclusively Christians and Catholics, I believe that they can be applied and can benefit anyone no matter their religious preference.
  • Bishop Oscar Romero  By : Bob and Penny Lord
    Two weeks before his death, Bishop Oscar Romero gave a telephone interview to a Mexican newspaper. He made the following statement: "I have often been threatened with death. I must tell you, as a Christian, I do not believe in death without Resurrection. If I am killed, I shall arise in the Salvadoran people. I say so without boasting, with the greatest humility.
  • The Parts of the Whole  By : Yamaya Cruz
    The first step to really understanding energy, ashé, chi, is to understand that energy is mostly invisible. We give it instructions on how to operate, and if we are not happy with how our bodies or lives are operating, then we can change it. We can refer back to the users manual and truly understand all the components of our being to evolve to be a single, harmonic unit.
  • Growing Wings  By : Rabbi Simcha Weinberg
    My wife and I were privileged this week to participate in a Se'udat Hoda'ah, a Thanksgiving Feast, offered by a family that had been pushed to the edge and experienced a great miracle. Their extended families and incredible friends held onto them for dear life, and saved them from stepping over the precipice into hopelessness.
  • Who Comforts Whom  By : Rabbi Simcha Weinberg
    We entered the Carriage Room of the Hermitage Palace Museum in St Petersburg and our guide stopped to tell us the story of the fire of 1837: "The peasants had never been inside the palace; only royalty could appreciate, even view, such treasures. When fire broke out in the Czar's Winter Palace, and as the Czar was authorizing the firefighters to sa
  • Getting Answers To Your Prayers  By : Michael A. Verdicchio
    Have you prayed to God for something and have not received an answer? There are many, many scriptures that direct us to pray and ask God for the things that we need and desire. But there are also instances where the answer does not come according to our timetable. This article contains a great key in getting your prayers answered.
  • Gender Mainstreaming : The Way Ahead  By : carstensrick
    With an eye on gender equality, gender mainstreaming strives for a process of assessing the implications for the women and men alike,in every area and every field. It aims towards a level field where both can women and men can hone their skills alike.
  • The Sky Is Falling! No It's Not!  By : Michael A. Verdicchio
    With the economic crisis in the United States, regardless of what new laws and programs are enacted, there will be effects and consequences. Only time will tell if the right decisions will be made over the next couple of months. How much of an impact and how long before a real recovery takes place no one knows. So, what can you do?
  • Shamanic Healing Taking Control of What Is, Was and Never Should Be  By : Yamaya Cruz
    The principles that define Shamanic healing are based on the fact that a body that is not filled with spiritual power is prone to get sick, be involved in an accident, or just basically have bad luck.
  • Believing in False Gods!  By : Yamaya Cruz
    I remember my first reading. I arrived a few minutes early, just in time to see my spiritual healer rip the fresh eviction slip off of her door screen. She greeted me with a cigarette dangling from her lip and then asked me to follow her downstairs. It was an eerie feeling, even from the start. She led me down a dark and smoky stairway until we reached a pit, she called the basement. She invited me to sit down in a flat beanbag chair.

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