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  • Egypt, Woman, HORUS and ISIS

    Posted November 25, 2011 by Drs. V Merit, Metaphysician

    Philosophy... Historians of philosophy have been wont to begin their story with the Greeks. The Hindus, who believe that they invented philosophy, and the Chinese, who believe that they perfected it, smile at our provincialism. It may be that we are all mistaken! The moon was a god, perhaps the...

  • Fear of Death Itself Is Irrational

    Posted November 25, 2011 by Drs. V Merit, Metaphysician

    Each person's NDE testimony is their own personal experience of a reality that is far more dynamic than physical reality. Detectives know that if you ask several eyewitnesses of a robbery, for example, you will not get exactly the same story and some may even be contradictory or erroneous for va...

  • The Best Christian Poem Ever

    Posted November 25, 2011 by Drs. V Merit, Metaphysician

    I was shocked,  confused, bewildered  As I entered Heaven's door,  Not by the beauty of it all,  Nor the lights or its decor.    But it was the folks in Heaven  Who made me sputter and gasp--   The thieves, the liars, the sin...

  • Thanksgiving

    Posted November 25, 2011 by Reverend Jim Hall

    Thanksgiving is a time for reflection. We give thanks to our loved ones, friends, acquantainces and for the blessings we received throughout the year.   On that note, I want to thank each one of you, both friends and everyone who are here, who pledged to help those in need and those needing g...

  • My Take On Tolerance.

    Posted November 25, 2011 by Bishop Michael Collins-Windsor, Ph.D.

    For the past few months, the subject of "TOLERANCE" has been a major debating issue here on the ULC boards. I have read many blogs, polls, and other posts dealing with this subject, and everyone has their take on this subject. So for about a good month I have buried my face into everything I can get...

  • Coping with the Fear of Death

    Posted November 24, 2011 by Drs. V Merit, Metaphysician

    There is no little 'magic' pill that can make the fear go away. Therapists recommend therapy to deal with our fears. Here are some strategies to confront your fear of death:     1)Hold a view of life that includes the fact of death. Do not deny death or pretend it doesn't happen. 2)...

  • Happy Thanksgiving

    Posted November 24, 2011 by Sage David Rosman

    Happy Thanksgiving. http://inkandvoice.com/2011/11/thanksgiving-2011/

  • Week 3 - Logic & Intuition / Morality

    Posted November 23, 2011 by Tom Asdell

    Next Installment on the series I'm writing for a Wiccan Site and sharing here - if it doesn't interest you, feel free to skip it ;->   Week 3 - Logic and Intuition / MoralityExcuses, Excuses...  You'd think I could just sit down and write something, but, alas, such is not always the c...

  • Unraveling Threads

    Posted November 23, 2011 by Charles Winstead

    There is a lot out "there" in the world of which you and I, friend, are blissfully unaware.  When I stumble across things on the web falling into that category, I am rarely shocked anymore.  It is as though reality has become the new science fiction, only that to which we previously had no...

  • Daily Prayers

    Posted November 23, 2011 by Patriarch/Archbishop Daniel Fashingbauer

    Evening The Lord is my light and my salvation, whom should I fear? The Lord is my life's refuge; of whom should I be afraid? One thing I ask of the Lord; this I seek: To dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life. That I may gaze on the loveliness of the...

  • Truly Caring For One Another - Particularly During This Holiday

    Posted November 23, 2011 by Rev. Lawrence Morley

    The other day, I went into the local drugstore, and, while waiting for a prescription, was chatting with one of the clerks there. To paraphrase what she said: "I'd rather be just about anywhere else right now, because everyone that's come in here, has been so rude, angry, and in such a foul mood". I...

  • Book Research

    Posted November 23, 2011 by Sage David Rosman

    I am starting my research for my next book. The working title is “The War Against Religion.” As with “A Christian Nation?” I am seeking proofs that there is a war against religion and, more specifically, against Christianity, Islam, Judaism and atheism. Please respond here or...

  • Separation Issues

    Posted November 23, 2011 by Sage David Rosman

    “It seems some arguing our government can’t regulate their beliefs also argue government is based on Christianity, claiming both ends of the continuum.” http://inkandvoice.com/2011/11/church-state/

  • Most Common Defense Reactions

    Posted November 22, 2011 by Drs. V Merit, Metaphysician

    We use 95% of our communications energy being defensive. She describes the six most common defensive reactions as follows:   Surrender-Betray. We give in but defend the person’s mistreatment of us, taking the blame ourselves.   Surrender-Sabotage. We cooperate outwardly but under...

  • Taking the “War” Out of Our Word

    Posted November 22, 2011 by Drs. V Merit, Metaphysician

    Taking the “War” Out of Our Words with Non-defensive Communication   You’re sitting down to dinner with friends, when one looks over and asks, “Do you always butter your bread that way?”   Ha, ha, you laugh. But inside, your story is going like this: Who d...

  • A Dream Denied: The Criminalization of Homelessness in U.S.

    Posted November 22, 2011 by Drs. V Merit, Metaphysician

    Narratives of the Meanest Cities #1 Sarasota, FL In February 2005, the City Commission unanimously approved an ordinance prohibiting “lodging out of doors.”  The previous “no-camping” rule was ruled unconstitutional by a state court last year because it was to...

  • November is National Native American Heritage Month

    Posted November 22, 2011 by Drs. V Merit, Metaphysician

    It once was part of tradition and encouraged to go out shooting Indians after the Thanksgiving meal...   Some things have changed, including the fact that 95% of native American live below extreme poverty level. This Thanksgiving consider making a donation to your local "Native Americ...

  • What do you want to be when you grow up? (continued from Drs.

    Posted November 22, 2011 by jennifer kollert

     Each one of is is exactly where we need to be, with exactly who we need to be with (which is ultimately, ourselves), doing exactly what we are supposed to be doing. Three scenarios come to mind. 1. When I first started going to public school (back in 1892 j/k:) in kindergarten, my teacher ...

  • 99 and 1/2 Just Won't Do

    Posted November 22, 2011 by Charles Winstead

    Filthy socialists living in nasty encampments!  Hippies, anarchists, freeloaders!   To hear the likes of Rush and Hannity, it's enough to make me want to puke.  Oh, not the OWS folks.  The hate mongers and apologists for the one percent.   If socialism is a threat to "ou...

  • Daily Prayers

    Posted November 22, 2011 by Patriarch/Archbishop Daniel Fashingbauer

    Morning Lord, teach us to number our days aright, that we may gain wisdom of heart . . . Psalm 90 Help us do today the things that matter, not to waste the time we have. Yes, the moments we have are precious, Lord, see that we count them dear. ...

  • THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS

    Posted November 22, 2011 by Deleted Member

    THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS       TRUTH...if it becomes a weapon used against others     BEAUTY...if it becomes vanity     LOVE...if it becomes possessive     LOYALTY...if it becomes careless     TOLERANCE...if it becomes indifference ...

  • It is a WONDERFUL time to be alive!

    Posted November 22, 2011 by jennifer kollert

    Human beans are waking up, opening their eyes, searching their hearts and FINALLY asking themselves, "What do I believe in?"  We are undergoing a massive sea of change across the globe. What will come of it, I do not know. But I can tell you that it is a wonderful time to be alive! Despite the...

  • Another Sad Day

    Posted November 21, 2011 by Jim Roebuck

    Today is another sad day in Oklahoma. It is the day of services for the people who lost their lives in a plane crash (the second crash in 10 years). The crash claimed four lives including the Oklahoma State University girls basketball coach and his assistant. If this were not bad enough, the Westbo...

  • Holidays

    Posted November 21, 2011 by Tammie, Rev Wonder

    The table is set The dinner is done The kids are out playing Having some fun   But there is something missing A thought I can’t catch It’s driving me crazy Like an itch I can’t scratch   It’s from those that have left us It’s them that I miss The m...

  • The Real Thanksgiving- a history lesson

    Posted November 21, 2011 by Reverend Rosemarie Mohr

      The Plymouth Thanksgiving Story THE REAL STORY OF THANKSGIVING by Susan Bates Most of us associate the holiday with happy Pilgrims and Indians sitting down to a big feast. And that did happen - once. The story began in 1614 when a band of English explorers sailed home to England with a ship f...

  • Gay Adoption Should Be Embraced

    Posted November 20, 2011 by Reverend Doctor John Reuling Sr. of The NCO

    Sexual orientation should not be a factor in deciding whether to grant adoption and residents of any jurisdiction should specifically be granted equality to gay couples in the adoption process. Traditionally, the test for whether an adoption should be granted has depended on a judge's determination ...

  • Good Day.

    Posted November 19, 2011 by Rev. Suzanne Ranu

    Sometimes you wonder what is going on in your own little world... You go to work, visit friends, family and go on about your life and then you get that phone call.  Now I am not talking about anything bad happening but the call from out of nowhere from someone you have not talked to, I mean rea...

  • My Muslim Experience

    Posted November 19, 2011 by Tammie, Rev Wonder

    ... A friend of mine that lives in Lousianna married a Muslem man.  She accepted the religion and had 4 children with him.  During their marriage she decided to move to Lybia to let her childern learn their heritage.  While she was there alone, her husband stayed in the US, ...

  • Star Wars Revelations

    Posted November 18, 2011 by F.O.C.U.S. Ministry®

    11.17.11   This what I His servant Rev. Frisby recorded from the Lord Jesus Christ about the final hour concerning His Church after viewing the movie Star Wars Revelations last night, I saw the fight between good and evil the whore church against the Bride of Church, I even had the Dark side ...

  • Interet Blacklist

    Posted November 18, 2011 by Jim Roebuck

    America  needs your help. Our wonderful government is trying to censor another part of our lives by taking away yet another of our freedoms. This time it is the Internet Blacklist Legislation. This legislation would take away YOUR RIGHTS AS AN AMERICAN CITIZEN by censoring your freedom of speec...

  • Defining Faith

    Posted November 17, 2011 by Nicole DeRobbio

    How do you define faith? To everyone it is something different. We all worship differently, even if we have the same views. Faith defined in the dictionary is “an unquestioning belief that does not require proof.” Without faith life would be very difficult. It takes faith to eat, d...

  • The Revelation 12 Woman

    Posted November 17, 2011 by Minister Dr. Paris J. Evans

    ARE YOU A REVELATION 12 WOMAN? Picture this woman. She was pregnant and seemingly alone and in pain as she anticipated the birth of her child. Suddenly, her worst enemy appeared. His breath was on her. He waited to devour her baby as soon as it appeared. How he hated her!!! He could have eas...

  • Persistance in Prayer

    Posted November 17, 2011 by Minister Dr. Paris J. Evans

    Too many times I have fallen to my knees because I felt I had no where or no one else to turn to. Ive called on my family and have been shunned. I've called on my mother because I know she lives me. I've cried out to my praying grandmother because I know her spiritual connection with God, but one fa...

  • Daily Prayers

    Posted November 17, 2011 by Patriarch/Archbishop Daniel Fashingbauer

    Morning Sing joyfully to the Lord, all you lands; serve the Lord with gladness; come before him with joyful song. Know that the Lord is God; he made us, his we are; his people, the flock he tends. Enter his gates with thanksgiving, his courts with praise; Give thanks to him; bless...

  • What Do I Do?

    Posted November 16, 2011 by Norma Rasmussen

    Lord oh Lord What do I do? I've been wanderin' through this world without a clue.   I take it day by day, Seems theres always somethin' astray.   Lord oh Lord what do I do? I keep wanderin' this world without a clue.   All I ever wanted for us was love and harmony, But all y...

  • Looking In

    Posted November 16, 2011 by Norma Rasmussen

    I don't want to be on the out side just looking in,   Sometimes I feel so lost, so out of control, This world keeps on spinning as I'm standing still,   Trying to find my opening, to get my way in, I don't want to be outside just looking in,   But still I just stand here and w...

  • A Pinch Of Love !

    Posted November 16, 2011 by Rev. Lisa Taylor

    Thanksgiving is around the corner. Recipes are being dusted off and shared around the world. Here are some of my favorites :...................................................................................................................................        &...

  • We all have a responsibility to report child abuse

    Posted November 16, 2011 by Reverend Doctor John Reuling Sr. of The NCO

    There simply is no excuse that no one did anything-not a thing-to confront former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky about allegations that he had engaged in child sex abuse or get law enforcement involved. Were they all so afraid of being wrong to accuse, or even worse afraid of the...

  • need help.

    Posted November 15, 2011 by Prætor Chris Bartz

    Mom asked us not to do anything that would upset dad because of his condition, however a line has to be drawn somewhere. Crystal already told you that we did not want to be involved with your custody battle. She now informs me that you went ahead and told your lawyer to put us down anyways. The ...

  • rinse, repent, repeat

    Posted November 14, 2011 by Deleted Member

    RINSE, REPENT, REPEAT Vicious cycles. We are all familiar with them. .. the ones others have created for us and the ones we create for ourselves. Somewhere on the treadmill of life it is good to know that we can get off the merry-go-round (why we call it that I don’t know cause it always...

  • Giving Thanks for Pain and Strife...

    Posted November 13, 2011 by Corwyn Stone

    A Happy GREAT DAY to Everyone!   This day I am grateful for the breath I am given, for the laughter I often refuse to control, and for the tears of both joy and sadness I am capable of shedding...and sometimes do even with control.   I am grateful for those around me who find it comfor...

  • Remembering

    Posted November 11, 2011 by Tammie, Rev Wonder

    To the lives lost And the hearts won To those in the background And those behind the gun To those that came home And to those who stayed To those who were called To taste death that day To those who are related To family and friends To those who were heart sick What those reached their e...

  • Action, Comedy, Horror... ANYTHING but Drama

    Posted November 11, 2011 by radar pangaean

    When my wife and i are picking out a movie to watch, she is generally more focused on who stars in the movie, whereas i'm more foused on the storyline. We both appreciate a wide range of genres, but for the most part we watch movies to get away from real life for a bit. Not that there's anything WRO...

  • Spiritual Candy

    Posted November 11, 2011 by High Priest Silver Owl

    Over the years, I have met those who were so sensere to their faith that a gun to their head wouldnt prevent their ways of worship.... but on the other hand, I've met those who simply become a religion to become higher in society or rise above others, the same as a two year old with the largest loll...

  • Why Does God Let Bad Things Happen In The World?

    Posted November 10, 2011 by Bishop Michael Collins-Windsor, Ph.D.

    Hmmmmm!!! Why does God let bad things happen in the world? Let's see here now. I could be arrogant and say, "let's try to answer this for those who SHOULD be able to get it" but that is totally not my style. Instead my style is to offer what I have found and know to be true and yes I said WHAT I PER...

  • Gold Cross of America

    Posted November 10, 2011 by Rev. Dr. Thomas Walters

    But in recent months, the Bay Area has proven to be home to numerous victims of the subprime loan debacle. Just like elsewhere in the country, people here with tarnished credit or limited funds bought houses that proved to be beyond their means, often putting little or no money down, and borrow...

  • Gold Cross of America

    Posted November 10, 2011 by Rev. Dr. Thomas Walters

    Home Again--A Community Helps Out Home AgainThe bank gave notice. But a community rallied, and Maria Leon got her house back.By Lisa Collier CoolFrom Reader's DigestA Community Helps OutMaria Leon saved for 15 years before putting $48,000 down on a $242,000 Bridgeport, Connecticut, home where she...

  • Gold Cross of America

    Posted November 10, 2011 by Rev. Dr. Thomas Walters

    Fight Foreclosure Many of you out there are in fear of facing foreclosure. Interest rates are rising, your adjustable rate mortgages (ARMs) are resetting. And you are scared.What should you do?Well, before we talk about that, let’s talk about what you absolutely shouldn’t do. And th...

  • Gold Cross of America

    Posted November 10, 2011 by Rev. Dr. Thomas Walters

    Stop Home Mortgage Foreclosures Within 48 HoursMORTAGAGE LOSS PREVENTION: THE HOMEOWNER DIRECTLY NEGOTIATING WITH THE LENDERGOLD CROSS OF AMERICAIn many cases, it is possible to negotiate directly with your lender, on your own, in order to stop foreclosure and reinstate your mortgage. However, we...

  • 2012, What is the ...

    Posted November 10, 2011 by Priest Cliff Northup Jr

    Has anyone realy given much thought or speculations on the 2012 phenomena? There has seemed to be so many different senarios hypothasized but there has been no conclusions drawn. When you think about things on a level headed fasion looking at logical assumptions instead of so many scientific possabi...

  • Week 2 - Fractal Structure of the All / Physical, Mental and Sp

    Posted November 10, 2011 by Tom Asdell

    Merry Meet -Haven't given up on me yet, eh?  Sorry I'm a couple of days late - I was off work for the last month due to a car accident and find my time somewhat limited now that I'm back at the old grind...You often see this week's first concept, "Fractal Nature of the All" expressed, "As Above...

  • Week 1 - Levels of Meaning and the Basic Law

    Posted November 10, 2011 by Tom Asdell

    I'm writing some classes for another site on Wicca.  I thought I'd post them on this blog too in the interests of sharing information in the ULC.   These classes do not represent the beliefs af all Wiccans.  Bear in mind that there are many traditions bound together under the umbrel...

  • What is “To Wait Upon the Lord”

    Posted November 10, 2011 by Rev. Dr. William Gray - PhD, DDiv

    What is “To Wait Upon the Lord” Verse:             Isaiah 40:31 “They that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength. They shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run and not grow weary, and they shall walk and no...

  • What I've learned about freindships....

    Posted November 10, 2011 by REV.MARIA-ISABELLE SIELAWA

    I've learned that there are many good friends around, but true best friends are hard to come by. I've learned that sometimes you love a best friend more than a boyfriend. I've learned that a best friend is more important than a boyfriend. I've learned that you can do something or nothing with a b...

  • Christianity, More than a Creed or Code

    Posted November 9, 2011 by Rev. Dr. William Gray - PhD, DDiv

      Verse:             Matthew 1:21 ”…and thou shalt call His name Jesus: for He shall save His people from their sins.”               Are Christians fools f...

  • Evolving Us

    Posted November 9, 2011 by Rev Stacy Hill

    Samhain, All Hallow’s Eve, All Souls Day, Day of the Dead..and many other names, has come and gone.  This time of year is when the sun is going away, fall/autumn, and we go inside to stay warm.  Along with the New Moon that was shortly before really enhanced this feeling.  Ti...

  • Racism Today

    Posted November 9, 2011 by Reverend Doctor John Reuling Sr. of The NCO

    Mr. Herman Cain candidate for President says racism is no longer a sigificant obstacle for African-Americans. This is the same right wing that is conspicuous by its silence, its hostility or its complicity when the injustice system imposes mass incarceration on young black men, when the number of ha...

  • What does it mean to me?

    Posted November 8, 2011 by Nikki Young

                  This will become a series of blogs for me. I will explain what each of these biblical quotes mean to me, through my perception. If you agree great, if you don’t that’s fine too! This isn’t meant to force a...

  • Daily Prayers

    Posted November 8, 2011 by Patriarch/Archbishop Daniel Fashingbauer

    Evening Lord, as this day ends, soul and body, I am tired. And all I have done: is it worthwhile? I need you, Lord, where can I turn, except to you? O Lord, my heart is not proud, nor are my eyes haughty; I busy not myself with great things too sublime for me. Nay rather, I have...

  • Ordained Minister / Wedding Officiant Forum

    Posted November 7, 2011 by Rev. Dr. William Bailey, DD,MW,Metaphysician

    Ordained Minister / Wedding Officiant Forum   I have created this forum in order for ordained individuals to discuss and ask questions about wedding topics.  Many topics are explored throughout the day when speaking of wedding occasions.  Question such as specific laws in specific s...

  • The Fastest and Easiest Way to Change Your Future

    Posted November 7, 2011 by Tami Gomez

    The Fastest and Easiest Way to Change Your Future by Tami Gomez So often, we go through our day dwelling on all the bad things that happen to us. Whether it be the traffic jam that made us late for work, the bank account that’s overdrawn or the unexpected bill that came in the mail &nda...

  • Stillness

    Posted November 7, 2011 by Rev. Suzanne Ranu

    There are moments in our life that we need to be still.   We need to sit down slow our mind and heart.   We need to listen for the answers to all those questions we have.   In the quietness we will hear those answers in our heart and mind.   We all need to take time to be...

  • OUR SACRED HONOR

    Posted November 7, 2011 by Deleted Member

    TODAY I WATCHED IN HORROR as two men climbed a tree and began to saw off its living branches claiming it was "dead" when it looked very much alive to me...and deep inside that tree I knew a raccoon was sleeping in the place it had called home for all 5 years that I have lived in my third floor apart...

  • No Control

    Posted November 7, 2011 by The Count of Saint Dreifuss

    No Control   I was caught in the middle of it all having no control of where I had been or where I was going.   Who was I now that I had forgotten what it was that made me who I am?   Where was I to go when the place I was looking for is not to be seen?   I had been try...

  • LESHYAS

    Posted November 7, 2011 by The Count of Saint Dreifuss

    LESHYAS In Jainism, there is a great deal of importance given to Leshya. Leshya refers to the state of Mind. Our activities reflect our state of mind. The following illustration shows how our activities vary with the state of our mind. Once there were six friends who were going on a trip, b...

  • Let the Lord be Your GPS

    Posted November 7, 2011 by Rev. Dr. William Gray - PhD, DDiv

    Verse:             Psalms 97:1-6 “The Lord reigns, let the earth be glad; let the distant shores rejoice. Clouds and thick darkness surround Him; righteousness and justice are the foundation of His throne. Fire goes before Him and consume...

  • The Earth Mother Coven website

    Posted November 7, 2011 by High Priest Silver Owl

    A site created to bring forth all who ask to join, and stand up for what we believe in. There is no limit on how many can join, and there is always an addition to the site. We also have a donation section for both the site, and the humane society on the right hand side of the site, alond with a webs...

  • Why i'm Silver Owl

    Posted November 4, 2011 by High Priest Silver Owl

    Animal Spirit guides: The Owl To our past ancestors, the animal held great spiritual power and symbolic meaning. In Native American culture, mythology and ancient civilizations, each animal is embodied with its own symbolic meaning and held its own unique spiritual power. A par...

  • My path of choice.

    Posted November 3, 2011 by Priest Cliff Northup Jr

    In my search for a path to take in na religious aspect, would be to return to my path of Seax Wicca. I have missed the Wiccan Way. I felt as if I had a place there. I practiced with a Earthbound Wiccan coven in the mountains of NY. I can not reveal the name since it is an oath bound coven. But I ha...

  • Letter To Lisa

    Posted November 3, 2011 by Rev. Lisa Taylor

    Dear Lisa,I know you well, How each day you struggle to maintain your strong inner strength. I know your doubts about your self worth. I know your feelings, your pain, and yes, your fears. It is clear to me the reasons behind why you had locked yourself a way from the world. I am writing you today b...

  • Weddings in Canada?

    Posted November 3, 2011 by Jeannie Lippert

    Hi everyone, I have just become ordained by the universal life church and am wondering where in Canada (provinces)  it is legal for me to preform weddings? And if there are any other legal issues with any other "abilities" such as last rights and funeral officiation I should be concerned about.

  • The Kitten and the Snake

    Posted November 3, 2011 by gail Nance

    I lived in the counrty, and one day this summer, all the animials out side went to barking and it was a alarming kind of bark.  I went outside to see what was going on. Now I must tell you this first.  My friend came by a day ot two before, and said I should be aware of Rattle Snake's. &n...

  • ONE GOOD BOOK

    Posted November 2, 2011 by REV. DR. VERNON E. MATTHEWS

    A FEW DAYS AGO A GOOD FRIEND LENT ME A BOOK CALLED " LETTING GO WITH LOVE " THE GRIEVING PROCESS, NOW MY MOTHER PASSED AWAY ON 9-9-10. I TOOK CARE OF HER FOR 3 1/2 YEARS SHE IS MY BEST FRIEND, IT WAS JUST HER AND MYSELF AT THE END I WAS SITTING BY HER BED SIDE HOLDING HER HAND SO SHE WOULD NOT BE AL...

  • Wonder Dog and Moments...

    Posted October 31, 2011 by Kaye Andrews

    MONDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2011 Last year, I devoted a whole chapter to introduce you to my little Wonder Dog, Skyler!  He has congestive heart disease, and now, apparently, we can add COPD to that as well.  Nothing we can't handle with some modern medicine and the powe...

  • The Call To Walk The Sacred Path

    Posted October 31, 2011 by Mystic Angel

    Today starts a new year and the beginning of a new chapter in my life. I have spent some time thinking , walking blindly through the mists of my mind. Last night I watched the Mists of Avalon. I found the video awhile back when looking for a song by Loreena McKennit and have been been wanting to se...

  • We all seem to be judge, jury, and executioners.

    Posted October 31, 2011 by Nicole DeRobbio

    I seem to be a bit stuck on the topic of judging others and forgiveness.  It seems we have all become judge, jury, and executioner when it comes to how we treat each other.  The gospel of John brings a story to mind.  The story of how the Pharisees, in an attempt to discredit Jesus, b...

  • Violet Flame Invocation

    Posted October 31, 2011 by The Count of Saint Dreifuss

    Violet Flame Invocation I AM a being of the Violet Fire. I AM the purity GOD desires!   Use this one to call in protection for yourself before doing any kind of energy work or any time you feel a bit unnerved by the surrounding situation. It is also good for purifying your intentions befor...

  • My walk through the biblical gardens

    Posted October 30, 2011 by Tammie, Rev Wonder

      I went to the biblical gardens in Alta Sierra today.  It’s 2.5 miles away and I had never been there lol I got out of the truck and heard the rushing stream and thought, “yeah, I’m going to like this”.  You walk on nicely manicured paths and there are plaqu...

  • My Chat With God

    Posted October 30, 2011 by Mystic Angel

    Dear God, I don't know what I am doing.  I don't even know how to get there. You have given me all of the tools, or at least most of them, yet I have no clue what to do with them. I see the visions, I know where I am supposed to go, yet I'm not feeling it. I doubt. I don't know where all of th...

  • DUST, SWEAT AND BLOOD

    Posted October 30, 2011 by Deleted Member

    "It is not the critic who counts rather, the credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who knows the great devotion, who spends himself in a worthy cause, who at best knows in the end the high achievement of triumph and who at worst, if...

  • This Emissary's U.L.C. Monastery Virtual Life to Live By

    Posted October 30, 2011 by Corwyn Stone

    The Universal Life Church Ministers website can be a great online community for people who live their religious beliefs and have the desire to share their philosophies and faiths.  Here you can meet, get advice, and discuss topics with others who like sharing and expressing their ideas just as ...

  • ATTITUDE AND ATTACHMENT

    Posted October 30, 2011 by Deleted Member

    "Love is not primarily a relationship to a specific person; it is an ATTITUDE, an orientation of character that determines the relatedness of a person to the world as a whole, not toward one "object" of love. If a person loves only one other person and is indifferent to the rest of his fe...

  • MONKEY IN THE MIDDLE

    Posted October 28, 2011 by Deleted Member

    MONKEY IN THE MIDDLE I think I was called to be in the middle ... monkey in the middle. We used to play that a lot when I was young and lived in Western PA. Because I was always shorter than everyone else it appeared to be my destiny to be caught in the middle, always trying to stretch for a b...

  • ON A HANDSHAKE

    Posted October 27, 2011 by Deleted Member

    I REMEMBER IT WELL...it was about 3 months before you died. You started talking about LAWYERS, especially since you and I had seen a lot of them in the 3 years before your death...all because someone had neglected to fix a little hole in the street that, as a result turned into a huge sinkhole...so...

  • Disclaimer

    Posted October 27, 2011 by Mystic Angel

    This is my OFFICAL disclaimer: I declare that everything that comes out of mouth on this site is "MY OPINION". Because this is my official disclaimer I will not be writing "In My Opinion" behind any other statement because I think it is stupid. I find it also offensive and stupid that everyone mus...

  • KEEPING PROMISES

    Posted October 27, 2011 by Deleted Member

    This is part of African American history that should be passed to the young people. It's OUR responsibility to teach them the truth. ========================================================== By Kenneth J. Cooper, Special to the NNPA - This time it wasn’t even close. After the...

  • 3 energies

    Posted October 27, 2011 by Tammie, Rev Wonder

    3 energies   I was thinking about what makes us up, how we are 3 different parts and what they are for.  When you make a decision and mind, body and spirit all agree you know it’s the right one.  When you only please one or two of the 3 parts the other part goes wanting or wor...

  • Is Racism Alive and Well on This Site

    Posted October 27, 2011 by Corwyn Stone

    I refuse to involve myself in this sort of thing online.  I’m an ‘In-Your-Face; In-The-Streets’ Social and Political Activist; however, there are exceptions to any rule.  This is one such rule.    For those who know about the larger incident upon which the pre...

  • Trouble finding my self listed on home site

    Posted October 26, 2011 by Dr. R. Jerry Williams

    I have trouble finding myself in list of ordained on the home site. I was ordained in 1999. I am here for my blog and entry. Not sure how to find myself in the main site. Dr. J

  • SAMPLE: Core Values

    Posted October 26, 2011 by Deleted Member

    OUR CORE VALUES We acknowledge that there are many spiritual paths, all worthy of understanding and respect. We recognize that, as one human family, we share basic needs and goals for happiness and well-being. We appreciate that, as diverse individuals and groups, we have unique gift...

  • Bride of Pan

    Posted October 25, 2011 by High Priest Silver Owl

    THE BRIDE OF PAN    Cloven hoofprints in the sand.    Music echoes from the glen.    If the secrets of ages you would learn,    You must offer your heart to Pan again.        Maiden Moon with hidden face &...

  • The shaman's call

    Posted October 25, 2011 by High Priest Silver Owl

                          The Shaman's Call       The Night Bird's call draws evening near, Stars and planets in the Darkening Sky appear, People of the day to their bed...

  • its perfect

    Posted October 24, 2011 by Tammie, Rev Wonder

    Come what may In days so bold Some seek the new Some seek the old   To find our place So safe and warm Be hand or feet Eye or arm   We are all a part Of the body whole The reason for being Our chosen role   Not one is better Not one unneeded All are equal All parts t...

  • Overview of Wicca

    Posted October 24, 2011 by Tom Asdell

    This in an informational post for anyone who is curious about all this "Wicca stuff" and what it's doing on a religious site.   The following is a paper that has been circulated for several years now.  It has been called a fake by persons in the military under President Bush (the younger...

  • HERE AND THERE

    Posted October 23, 2011 by Deleted Member

    HERE AND THERE ...       I have lost a mother       I have lost a father       I have lost a twin sister       I have lost a son       I have lost a daughter       I have lost my home, t...

  • 7 BILLION STRONG ...

    Posted October 23, 2011 by Deleted Member

    UNITED NATIONS Secretary-General's Message for U.N. Day October 24, 2011 Days from now, the human family will welcome its seven billionth member. Some say our planet is too crowded. I say we are seven billion strong. The world has made remarkable progress since the United Nations was bo...

  • I have officiated Two Weddings

    Posted October 23, 2011 by Reverend Gary A. Carter

    On Octorber 31, 2009 I officiated a themed wedding KISS as in the rock band, the couple were dressed as Gene Simmons (Groom) and Paul Stanley (Bride) me the officiate The Catman (Peter Criss). It was great but I found it very hard to do, I wasn't that into it, as I am Pagan, and it was a little to c...

  • Starting A New

    Posted October 23, 2011 by Reverend Gary A. Carter

    I just started a new profile and deleted my old profile because the ministers search thing never up dated in over four months since we moved from Southren Indiana (Boonville) to Northren Indiana (Kokomo).. I will be keeping up on this profile much more than I did the old one.. Bloging more and letti...

  • 9/11 Government Letter....

    Posted October 23, 2011 by The Larry Martin Foundation®

    Prisoners of War        The Larry Martin Foundation Ministries, Inc.     Sunday, September 11, 2011 The US Government shows no respect for Veteran’s family members who have had their family member killed in the Wars fought for this country...

  • Letter from President Barack Obama

    Posted October 23, 2011 by The Larry Martin Foundation®

    The White House   Good evening,   I'm writing to tell you that all US troops will return home from Iraq by the end of December. After nearly nine years, the American war in Iraq will end. Our servicemen and women will be with their families for the holidays.   The war in Iraq...