Trust

Something major happened yesterday. It was a personal father-son milestone. One that I will likely never forget. It has do with trust. My wife still breast-feeds our 19-month old baby boy. So she’s got something I’ll never have when it comes to comforting him: breasts and, more importantly, breast milk. Whenever he’s scared, or just […]

Is it really just a Coincidence?

I used to believe in coincidence. I used to be a stubborn atheist, confident that all notions of spirituality and divinity were bed time stories created to lull the insecure and help them cope with the inevitable darkness of our world. A drug, to help the weak temporarily escape the cruelty of nature. Today I’m […]

Living Religiously without Religion

I try to practice various principles from different religions on a daily basis. Forgiveness. Humility. Faith. Tolerance. Acceptance. To name but a few. And I hope to deepen my existing practice. But I will probably never subscribe to any specific religion exclusively. I have to live a religious life because the world we have created […]

Asking for Guidance

The universal consciousness field, or source field, is present throughout everything in the universe. The source field is that mysterious force that underpins the weird and wacky world of quantum mechanics. Quantum physicists tell us that all atoms are actually 99% empty space. Physical particles make up only 1% of all matter. It’s just that […]

Surrender

Surrender to a higher power. After all this time what other choice is there? After all the ups were followed by downs, and all the downs followed by ups, and up and down and up and down, what other choice have we got left? How much longer will we fool ourselves into thinking that we […]

Welcome to The Apocalypse!

A religious’ approach to life is absolutely necessary for dealing with a world that is beautiful, but also filled with much pain. If I did not have a religious approach to doing good, whenever and wherever I can, the world’s pain would often overpower me. There’s nothing wrong with religion, or with being religious. It […]