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Spiritual Counseling

Spiritual counseling offers clients sessions that focus on the spiritual side of their being. Spiritual counselors may look at their clients through a lens that is unique from other forms of counseling, in which the presenting problems are explored for the spiritual growth or lessons that lie within them. Coming from [...]

Spiritual Counseling 2018-05-16T06:51:25+00:00

Practitioner Ethics

For the most part, being a spiritual teacher is a very pleasant experience. I only bring these darker aspects of being a teacher up because they are possible, and it is important for you to know how to deal with them if they show up in your life. Being a spiritual teacher has [...]

Practitioner Ethics 2018-05-16T06:51:25+00:00

Attracting Clients

It is one thing to advertise your services or classes, but it is quite another to do energy work on the inner planes. It is possible to do most of your work on the inner planes rather than spend a lot of money and effort on advertising. Of course advertising is necessary, for [...]

Attracting Clients 2018-05-16T06:51:25+00:00

Building a Business in the Metaphysical Field

The first step in building one’s dream of having a successful business in the metaphysical field is to establish rapport with those you wish to include.  In her online article, “Creating Dream Relationships,” at www.thinkholistic.com, Marcia Wieder declares, “The shortcut step for achieving any dream is share your dreams with others. We build [...]

Building a Business in the Metaphysical Field 2018-05-16T06:51:25+00:00

Becoming a Spiritual Teacher and Leader

Only through deeply knowing what it means to be a student, mentor, teacher, son, daughter, mother, father, employee, lover, friend, etc. can we understand and have empathy for people as they struggle through the joys and sorrows of being alive. The reason we speak of the Unseen Minister/Reverend is because much of the [...]

Becoming a Spiritual Teacher and Leader 2018-05-16T06:51:25+00:00

Exploring the Life and Soul of Mary Magdalene

Once upon a time, about 2000 years ago in the village of Magdala, Palestine, a girl was born who would captivate the world. She was Mary Magdalene. We will explore her life and her soul in this metaphysical course of study to gain a deeper understanding of the woman who has been known [...]

Exploring the Life and Soul of Mary Magdalene 2018-05-16T06:51:26+00:00

Creative Writing in the Metaphysical Field

Why a course on Creative Writing in the metaphysical field? How can it help you as a metaphysical practitioner? Your goals in Metaphysics may not seem to gel at all with a need for a course in creative writing skills. But, whether you become a minister, an educator, a motivational speaker or a [...]

Creative Writing in the Metaphysical Field 2018-05-16T06:51:26+00:00

Mayan Calendar

The Maya occupied a vast territory in Central America that included the present Mexican states of Yucatan, Quintana Roo, Tabasco, and eastern Chiapas, as well as parts of Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador. Theirs was a “stone age” type of agricultural civilization based on the raising of crops such as corn, cocoa beans, [...]

Mayan Calendar 2018-05-16T06:51:26+00:00

Feng Shui: The Art of Placement

Feng Shui is a very old Chinese system of understanding the relationship between humans and the forces of the cosmos. The literal translation of Feng Shui is “wind and water.” The meaning has to do with the forces of the universe that are in motion, in constant change and flux. Wind and water [...]

Feng Shui: The Art of Placement 2018-05-16T06:51:26+00:00

Forgiveness

When you hear the word forgiveness what do you think of? There are many forms of forgiveness. It can be an art and a gift to both ourselves and others. Forgiveness can bring us great peace, joy, and freedom. Imagine feeling that no one can truly do us “wrong,” that at the core [...]

Forgiveness 2018-05-16T06:51:26+00:00

Sexual Identity and Spirituality

Gender and sexual orientation nonconformity have been reported throughout history, although the manner in which these dispositions and identities are understood varies with era and culture. Western religious traditions, predominantly founded in Abrahamic faith, have usually expressed aversion toward any diversion from a bonding model limited to one man and one (or more) [...]

Sexual Identity and Spirituality 2018-05-16T06:51:26+00:00

Herbs: A Spiritual Approach

“Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.”—John Muir, provided by quotegarden.com Let us begin this course by stepping into the world of herbs through our imagination. Allow yourself to pause and take a few [...]

Herbs: A Spiritual Approach 2018-05-16T06:51:27+00:00

Finding Life Purpose

When you think of life purpose what comes to mind? Do you think about what you have learned in life or what you have done? Do you think of your career or your family? Allow yourself to pause from reading for a moment and explore your associations with life purpose. Now let us [...]

Finding Life Purpose 2018-05-16T06:51:28+00:00

House Healing for Ghost Hunters

Wouldn’t you want to be healed if you were a ghost? After all, we will all eventually experience leaving this physical world, and it does take some time to adjust to being non‐physical. What if you didn’t realize you had passed on, and you were trying to carry out your normal duties? [...]

House Healing for Ghost Hunters 2018-05-16T06:51:28+00:00

UFOs & Extraterrestrial Intelligence

The Metaphysical Nature of the Universe or Beyond The Crossing Point of Light “Thinkest thyself a puny form when within thee the universe is folded?” —Ancient Sufi tradition Dolores Cannon is adamant with other UFO researchers that until the metaphysical principles upon which the universe operates are understood, we will never understand the [...]

UFOs & Extraterrestrial Intelligence 2018-05-16T06:51:28+00:00

Vibrational Healing

Vibrational Medicine: Past, Present and Future “When all your energies are brought into harmony, your body flourishes. And when your body flourishes, your soul has a soil in which it can blossom in the world. These are the ultimate reasons for energy medicine—to prepare the soil and nurture the blossom.” —Donna Eden, “Energy [...]

Vibrational Healing 2018-05-16T06:51:30+00:00

Reiki

Reiki is a Japanese word that means sacred or spiritual energy. Ki is that life energy or universal energy that is cultivated and used in the art of Reiki. The term “universal” is not just the energy in this solar system but, as Bronwen and Frans Stiene wrote in The Japanese Art [...]

Reiki 2018-05-16T06:51:30+00:00

Astral Projection

What is an astral projection? Many of you have most likely heard this term tossed about in metaphysical circles and communities, but do you really know what it is? Perhaps you have even had an astral projection and didn’t know that was what it was! Almost everyone has had an astral projection [...]

Astral Projection 2018-05-16T06:51:30+00:00

Predictions

Purification of the Emotions ...Purification is a twofold process that clarifies the emotions, or astral body, and the mind, or mental body. Since emotional problems lead to mental confusion, the emotions must be purified first. Many of us experienced traumas in childhood that have crippled us emotionally. Since a rationalist paradigm currently predominates [...]

Predictions 2018-05-16T06:51:30+00:00

Awakening to the True Self

Awakening to the True Self is the path home for each of us. It is the path of leaving behind illusions of separation and identification with the mind, body, and emotions for true knowledge of our oneness with the Divine. To awaken to the True Self is to know the divine truth of [...]

Awakening to the True Self 2018-05-16T06:51:30+00:00

Mantras and Mudras

Mantras Mantras are a phrase or word that is repeated over and over again during meditation. They are meant to assist the user in reaching a higher state of consciousness, especially as relates to the particular mantra being used. It is a very widely used technique, especially in Tibetan, Sufi, Hindu and [...]

Mantras and Mudras 2018-05-16T06:51:31+00:00

Channeling Skills

Channeling is an ancient metaphysical science. Although it enjoyed a peak level of acceptance in the late 1980’s in the United States, it has been around longer than the word itself. After the 1980’s, channeling practices lost some of their luster after a few people who channeled made predictions that didn’t come [...]

Channeling Skills 2018-05-16T06:51:31+00:00

Connecting With Angels

What is an Angel? The word angel means messenger. Angels are literally messengers who are themselves the message.  Angels are holy beings who perform divine tasks in the service of the Holy Spirit and the greater good. They bring messages of hope and joy. In her book, Ask Your Angels (1992), Alma Daniel [...]

Connecting With Angels 2018-05-16T06:51:31+00:00

A Course In Miracles

A Course in Miracles (ACIM) is a step-by-step system of spiritual thought that consists of a three-volume set of channeled literature. It includes a 622-page Text, a 478-page Workbook for Students, and an 88-page Manual for Teachers. Students may decide themselves how they choose to read and study these texts. The workbook is [...]

A Course In Miracles 2018-05-16T06:51:31+00:00

Hypnosis and Beyond

Hypnosis as a complete practice seems to encompass a wide range of techniques designed to produce very different effects or achieve particular ends. The art of hypnosis blends into mediumship and spiritism. It borders on the occult closely enough to be used in combination with sorcery and voodoo, yet finds itself equally [...]

Hypnosis and Beyond 2018-05-16T06:51:32+00:00