Unitarian Universalism

Those of you who have been following Wisdom and Life understand my challenge with finding a spiritual home that I’m comfortable in.  I’ve attended Catholic Mass on numerous occasions.  When younger I went to Saint Mark Lutheran Church in Norwich, Connecticut with my maternal grandparents; yet I never felt as if I belonged in either…

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Which Books Are You?

Anyone who knows me in the LEAST, understands that reading is part of who I am.  It’s why the last two jobs I’ve had have been book centric.  RJ Julia Booksellers in Madison, Connecticut and The Scranton Library in Madison, Connecticut.   The funny thing is when I grew up, you couldn’t pay me to read….

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Be A Rainbow Gardener

Next time you encounter someone in pain, don’t just wince and pass by with a shrug.  Hurting people need a bit of color to brighten their dark places and they need to remember the promise that God is with them right where they are.  Where rainbows grow, angels sing and courage becomes contagious.  You can…

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Spirituality and Books

I understand that I’ve written extensively about Journey of Souls but the columns I’ve written have all been with quotes from the book.  Today will be a bit different.  A couple weeks ago Lisa R who I’ve mentioned here previously came into the library after I recommended another book: Rob Bell’s Love Wins.   Lisa…

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Source Never Wields Vengeance

Source never wields vengeance or offers punishment, for Source understands you are valuable; you are worthy; you are blessed. Source understands that you never get it done and you cannot get it wrong, and that even when you stand in a place that currently feels wrong, ultimately you will return to what feels right. You…

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My Spirituality

I believe in a benevolent loving God I believe we ALL come back. (Yes I’m talking about reincarnation.) I believe we return in groups. After Reading Michael Newton’s Journey of Souls, I believe soul groups exist as well.  Even in death we stay with our groups. I believe God LOVES EVERYONE. I believe God created…

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