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February 23rd, 2017

Doing Spiritual Exercises [Active Meditation]

By John-Roger

The only wrong way to do s.e.’s is not to do them, and there is no required way to do s.e.’s. For people who would like to have some form of methodology, here is a step-by-step procedure as a suggestion for doing fifteen minutes of s.e.’s. 1. Find a quiet place with low lighting and […]

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February 23rd, 2017

What is emotional and mental karma, and how can I deal with it?

By John-Roger

Emotional karma is emotionally reacting to anything. To deal with it, learn how to not react emotionally, and to do that, learn to observe more. Mental karma is going over and over and over and over the same thing in your mind. To break it, you stop going over and over it. Chanting the tones […]

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February 23rd, 2017

All These Books Are on SALE for $1!

By Lucia Doynel

We are having a book sale! And ALL these books are on sale for less than a latte! Walking With the Lord [Click here to learn more] For anyone interested in spiritual exercises (meditation), or for anyone who wants a deeper relationship with God, this guide is indispensable. It is a handbook that provides instruction […]

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February 23rd, 2017

Live Your Life the Best You Can

By John-Roger

Live your life the best that you can. It can be hard, even on good days, but still do it, and work the best you can and give yourself credit. And if you have flaws, fine. Just don’t focus on them; work on them. If you looked only at your flaws, you probably wouldn’t feel […]

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February 20th, 2017

Do You Hear The Light?

By Cecilie Beck

I have been trying out all these different approaches to meditation over the years. Then one day I was on my way to a meeting. My friend Brandon wrote me and asked what  I was doing. I told him, where I was going. It turned out he was close to my meeting place and I […]

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February 17th, 2017

The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance

By John-Roger DSS

This article by John-Roger was originally published in The Movement Newspaper, February 1983. We would be much further ahead in this world if we worked more to make our own beliefs valuable to ourselves rather than trying to change other peoples’ beliefs. And we would be even further ahead if we found the uniqueness of […]

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February 17th, 2017

Love in All Ways, Always in Love

By Teri Breier, photos by David Sand

John Morton really turned on the Valentine’s love with a themed Q&A at Prana on February 8th. This seminar was named after a classic MSIA bhajan devotional song, which was lovingly and harmoniously performed as an extended version with bonus lyrics by Matt van Fossan, LeAnna Sharp, Clara Beatriz Jansky, and Jason Jansky. The event […]

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February 9th, 2017

John Morton’s Prayer on Love & Loving

By John Morton

[From the book You are the Blessings p.192] A simple choice to be loving, even just for yourself, changes your life forever. Father-Mother God, we partake in the greater loving that we call forward, especially in any way that, at this time, we are unable to accept. We hold it forth as a loving potential […]

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February 9th, 2017

Giving Your Love

By John-Roger

“See first that you yourself deserve to be a giver, and an instrument of giving. For in truth it is life that gives unto life— while you, who deem yourself a giver, are but a witness.” KHALIL GIBRAN What is the love inside of you unless you give it away? Giving is the manifestation of loving. […]

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February 9th, 2017

A Loving Seminar for Valentine’s Day

By Debbie Roth

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than a seminar on loving? Gather with your community this month and invite new folks to your seminar! So many people are looking for loving connection, and this seems to be especially true with everything that’s currently going on in the world. Here are just a few of […]

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