Neville and “the Power of Assumption”

Neville and “the Power of Assumption”

Today, we turn our sights on New Thought teacher Neville Goddard and a portion of his small book entitled The Power of Awareness. Within that book, he references something called “the Power of Assumption”.  He describes the great power that comes when we “assume”...
The Humorous Ernest Holmes

The Humorous Ernest Holmes

Today, we have a real treat!  Below is a sampling of some of the more humorous statements made by spiritual teacher Ernest Holmes during talks he gave at Asilomar summer conferences in the 1950s.  These quotes come from an upcoming book featuring the transcripts of...
Q&A: Are Religious Beliefs Necessary?

Q&A: Are Religious Beliefs Necessary?

From time to time, I like to take a question and explore it from a New Thought and spiritual evolutionary perspective. Today we consider a question about the necessity of religion. Below my take is some background on the question and a link to some other takes. If you...
The Law: Spirit Working in Our Lives

The Law: Spirit Working in Our Lives

When I first encountered New Thought teachings, I found myself confused by the constant use of the term “the Law”.  Part of the problem for me was that I tended to want to plug in some variation on meaning that related to the “laws” created by...
Do You Have Spiritual Awareness?

Do You Have Spiritual Awareness?

Behind every issue that we perceive as a “problem” in our lives, be it in our personal lives or in the greater world at large, there is some cause.   To what “cause” do we lay at its feet the label of “blame”?  What is really the...