Father/Son Adventures and the Glory of The California Dipsea Trail

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While out exploring with my son, we came across a pleasant surprise.

Why I Am Proud To Be My Father’s Daughter And How I Almost Lost My Life As A Result

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An unexpected ‘cardiac event’ brought with it a major wake up call for Edie Weinstein, that her inherited workaholic tendencies could have ended this incarnation.

The Greatest Lie Ever Told: Pain, Masculinity & the Spiritual Path

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Ryan Kuja makes an inquiry into the connections between spiritual and emotional suffering and our path to transformation.

How My Nan Helped Me To Change A Tyre

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Helping a stranger change a tire on a busy highway helped Michael Ellis see all that is magical with this world.

Jealous Worship

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Dr. Jana Craft has been inspired by a fellow parishioner; his worship has stirred her heart (and made her a bit jealous, too).

Pope Francis Reminds Us of St. Francis & the Heart of Spirituality

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Bruce Davis reflects on the work of Pope Francis, the state of the church today and the true meaning of spirituality.

A Practice For All People

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Jacob Max Winkler has been writing his own prayers for years. He recommends the practice highly.

Why My Husband & I Don’t Fight

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Bettina Goodwin discusses her marital foundation—how her and her husband are able to cultivate constant harmony with one another.

I Care About Your Stick Figure Family

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We are not that different or separate, but by negatively focusing on our differences, we will feel we are.

Love Has No Gender

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Bettina Goodwin examines the gender-neutral state of love and what this means for discovering our True Selves.

Dear God, Where Did I Go Wrong With You?

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Jesse Bradley considers where our spiritual scars come from, drawing from his many years as a pastor listening to people share their stories and experiences.

Blues Philosophy

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Fifteen places where life and blues collide, according to blues philosopher Todd Mauldin.

The Science of Character: New 8 Min. Film by Tiffany Shlain #CharacterDay

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The Valuable Lesson of Mortality

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The questions we dread are the same ones everyone else dreads. They’re better asked and contemplated in community.

Pseudo Spirituality

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Theresa Byrne can’t take it anymore—’Pseudo Spirituality’ has to stop.

Confessions From A Lesbian: Why I Used to Hate Men

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Regina Cates once hated men for good reasons, but here is why they are now her closest friends in the world. I used to hate men. Maybe that is the stereotypical view men have about gay women, that we’re men haters, diesel dykes, and frustrated spinsters. But my reasons for starting out life hating men were valid.