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Belief

Contrary to Popular Belief, Self-Care Is Important

Tamara Holder | Posted 07.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Tamara Holder

Picture this: You're having an outer body experience, attending your own funeral. Unfortunately, you died at a young age. Everyone's crying, saying y...

Rethinking the Creeds - Do Christians Have to Believe All That Stuff?

Barbara Falconer Newhall | Posted 07.14.2015 | Religion
Barbara Falconer Newhall

So powerful was the Christian belief in belief, that in some eras, heresy - incorrect belief - could get you burned at the stake. But now, according to Harvard professor and theologian Harvey Cox, the age-old Christian belief in belief is becoming a thing of the past: the Age of Belief is over.

Everyone Should Be Required to See "Inside Out"

Mark Baer | Posted 07.13.2015 | Entertainment
Mark Baer

I want to take this opportunity to thank all those involved in the production and development of Disney•Pixar's film "Inside Out." The film is named "Inside Out" because it is about the inner workings of the mind, which controls how people behave.

How Your Self-Beliefs Can Sabotage Your Diet

Ayda Ersoy | Posted 07.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Ayda Ersoy

The shallow believe in luck or circumstance; the strong believe in cause and effect. -- Ralph Waldo Emerson What are your beliefs when you think abou...

3 Steps to Break Your Relationship Patterns for Good

Mandy Leonardo | Posted 07.08.2015 | Women
Mandy Leonardo

In order to create the love we desire in our lives, we need to go within to discover who we really are, what we need and give it to ourselves first. It is only then that we start bringing others into our world who reflect that passion, joy and love we hold for ourselves.

Universal Notice

Nathan Timmel | Posted 07.08.2015 | Religion
Nathan Timmel

It is New Years Eve, with 1998 breathing it's dying gasp and 1999 crowning like a baby's head. I am in a small, sparsely attended dive bar in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with my friend Troy. We are here because Troy is a good person.

The Face of God: Richard Rodriguez Sees It In ... You

Barbara Falconer Newhall | Posted 07.06.2015 | Religion
Barbara Falconer Newhall

When my turn came to to get my book signed and chat with the author, the conversation turned philosophical, and Rodriguez repeated Mother Teresa's words, "I see the face of God when I look at you."

On Belief vs. Identity: Letter to a Young North American Muslim

Ali A. Rizvi | Posted 07.01.2015 | Politics
Ali A. Rizvi

Remember, your religious beliefs are not you. They are simply part of the medium you were cultured in when you were raised.

Being Great: Today and Every Day

Marshall Cannon | Posted 06.26.2015 | Black Voices
Marshall Cannon

I was reminded on this past Father's Day that no one will live forever here on earth. There will indeed come a time when we will all pass away. The importance and significance of this moment is that I am yet alive.

A Question You Must Ask Yourself Today

Lulu Salavegsen | Posted 06.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Lulu Salavegsen

Instead of all the reasons you think you know you can't.... go forward. Trust and live that life, realize that dream, change, begin again, go for the gold, and just think: What if you can?

I Let My Sons Firewalk and This Is What Happened

Grace de Rond | Posted 06.04.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Grace de Rond

The first time my 9-year-old son firewalked, he came off the 12-foot bed of burning coals and shouted, "It wasn't even hot! It felt like oatmeal!" ...

Dear Fairy

Lynda Freeman | Posted 05.19.2015 | Good News
Lynda Freeman

In a park down by the Lake Ontario, in my neighborhood of Toronto affectionately named the Beach, is an old oak tree. I have walked by this tree many, many times as I've made my way from the boardwalk to the cafes and stores of Queen Street.

10 Ultimate Tips for Manifesting Your Desires

Maria Losseva-Malho | Posted 05.11.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Maria Losseva-Malho

The art of manifestation is bringing your desires to life. It sounds absolutely magical doesn't it? Well it is! AND it is completely within YOUR po...

Mr. MacPherson Circa 1982

Renate Cunneen | Posted 05.05.2015 | Education
Renate Cunneen

Teachers are important and have the extreme ability to change a person's life. Mr. Macpherson is a true example of this.

"Are You Jewish?": Judaism and the Future of Faith

Rabbi Joshua Stanton | Posted 05.05.2015 | Religion
Rabbi Joshua Stanton

On my way to visit my student pulpit in Ohio several years ago, I helped a man dressed in traditional Hasidic garb with his luggage. After thanking me politely, he turned to me and asked, "Are you Jewish?"

The Secret To A Meaningful Life In Just 7 'Magic' Words

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 04.26.2015 | Healthy Living

Sometimes, it's the most fantastical, fictional characters that do the best job of teaching us about reality. New York Times bestselling author T.A...

Ask an Atheist

Staks Rosch | Posted 06.17.2015 | Politics
Staks Rosch

Here are a few questions that religious believers often ask me and my responses to those questions.

Why My Jewish Faith Is Strengthened by Islam

Rabbi Joshua Stanton | Posted 06.14.2015 | Religion
Rabbi Joshua Stanton

Some might suggest that it is the charisma, success or personalities of my Muslim friends that draws me to their words. Yet, I think this understates the meaning of the progressive and distinctively American form of Islam that they articulate and live out.

In the Stars?

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.10.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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For Those Who Don't Believe...

Christine Carter | Posted 05.29.2015 | Religion
Christine Carter

My daughter shared quite an extraordinary experience ... "Mommy! Guess what happened last night? I saw three ANGELS!!!" Angels. My baby saw angels.

Exorcising Your Demons

Krysti Turznik | Posted 05.18.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Krysti Turznik

We can build a foundation that reminds us what we are what we are fighting for and fighting against. We can remember that there is a purpose and a meaning to our lives, and it cannot be fully expressed if we are living in fear. We can trust that our journey can be the path that has been cleared for someone else to walk with greater ease.

10 Badass Goddesses Who Are The Heroes Of Their Own Fascinating Stories

Talia Lavin | Posted 03.18.2015 | Books

Polytheism might've had a bad rap in the Bible, but it’s given rise to some of humanity’s most fascinating and enduring narratives. Some ancient p...

Who God Is

KidSpirit | Posted 05.04.2015 | Religion
KidSpirit

At some point I accepted that God was never going to be a large part of my life, but, then I really began to rethink my original perception of Him. My attitude towards religion and religious people began to soften.

Getting Past I or You Can't

S. L. Young | Posted 05.03.2015 | Healthy Living
S. L. Young

There are times that you might think something isn't possible because you don't believe it or others have told you that it's not possible or right for...

Who Else Wants to Be Happy?

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 04.26.2015 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

The Great Western Disease is "I'll be happy when..." This is our belief that happiness is a static and finite goal, within our grasp when we get that promotion, or buy that house, or find that mate, or whatever.