How Our Differences Make Us Whole

Peace on earth or peace in your relationship, both require an appreciation for our differences.

Explore an Epic Ancient Shrine in Kyoto

Expect to have the travel bug after watching the breathtaking views in this video.

The Radical Soul: When Standing Firm for Cherished Beliefs Goes Bad

While the term “radical” is thrown around loosely these days, standing for what you think is right might be wrong.

How Has Martin Luther King, Jr. Inspired You?

A man asked his friends this simple question on social media and the responses are both eye-opening and heartwarming.

The Suffering of Seven Billion

“If we could read the secret history of our enemies, we should find in each man’s life sorrow and suffering enough to disarm all hostility.” — Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Arab in Alabama

An Arab-American’s Take on Peace, Freedom, Sweet Tea and living in the South.

Forget Your New Year’s Resolutions … Well, Not Quite … But Give Them Time

Louise Thayer advises not to rush into resolutions too quickly, because the soul needs time to process what the mind is demanding.

Tom Petty’s Brilliant Lyrics Tell A Free Fallin’ Guy Story

Author Jay Cradeur explores themes of a man’s life with the words of poet warrior musician Tom Petty (with video links).

The Greatest Gift You Can Give This Year

Embed from Getty Images Theresa Byrne wants you to be a giver this year. A giver TO yourself and a giver OF yourself  — I believe each of us showed up on the planet for a reason. Along the way, there are lots of fun and quirky spiritual laws we get to learn and practically apply in […]

Why I’m Smiling

I don’t smile because things are perfect. I smile because, for a painfully long time, they weren’t.

Humanity in Review – 2015

2015 as a collective whole, was one of the most important years in the history of our species.

When You Realize That Religion Is Just Science with a Cool Story

This is the story of how I went hiking with God, lost him in the woods, and was rescued by a Physicist.

A Meditation on Giving Up

Accept that you are sometimes powerless. It’s surprisingly empowering.

What Wise Words Might Our Next President Leave Behind?

A few words about war, peace, economics, religion, education, and running the country from the past occupants of The White House.

How to Want Very Little

It’s okay to want things. But what if you were satisfied with simply acknowledging your desire and not acting on it?

5 Ways to Minimize Family Conflict During the Holidays

Make the most of your less-than-ideal situation.