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Why Painful Things Happen to Good People

Gary Zukav | Posted 03.20.2013 | Impact
Gary Zukav

When you choose an intention that creates consequences for which you are willing to be responsible, that is a responsible choice. When the intention you choose is love, you create authentic power.

A Worthy Conversation

Catherine Meeks, Ph.D. | Posted 03.13.2013 | Religion
Catherine Meeks, Ph.D.

The only hope for us is to stop in our tracks and turn our intention to finding the path leading to the healing of our national addiction to violence and its glorification.

Why You Shouldn't Be Afraid

Tani Brown | Posted 03.18.2013 | College
Tani Brown

I can only recall a few times in my life when I've failed in a way I was proud of. Things just didn't go right, but I was glad they happened.

Get Out of Debt Fast, But Don't Run

Steve Rhode | Posted 05.24.2013 | Business
Steve Rhode

Have you ever noticed in the real world, not the TV world, that paramedics don't generally run to take care of patients? I was a rescued patient recen...

How Hope Went Under the Desk and Then Disappeared From Our World

Tom Engelhardt | Posted 03.17.2013 | Politics
Tom Engelhardt

If you chose to "turn on, tune in, and drop out," you never had a doubt that you could also turn off, tune out, drop back in, and get a job -- a good job -- any time you wanted. It's not a feeling the young would recognize now.

Take 4 Steps Toward Love

Rev. Ed Bacon | Posted 03.17.2013 | Religion
Rev. Ed Bacon

When we react from a fearful instead of loving place, we make poor decisions. What can we do to combat our tendency to view others and the world with fear?

Choose Love, Not Fear in 2013

Natalia Mehlman Petrzela | Posted 03.16.2013 | Parents
Natalia Mehlman Petrzela

I know I cannot safeguard my family completely, but I also know I can deliberately embrace uncertainty as representing possibility rather than peril. I know I can choose to be present in every moment, whether I am reading bedtime stories or running.

What Growing Up Really Means

Amanda Magee | Posted 03.15.2013 | Parents
Amanda Magee

Lately, Briar has been preoccupied with the idea of growing up. She seems convinced that by doing so, I will somehow cease to be her mom. Last night, after her sisters had been tucked in, we talked nose-to-nose about what growing up really means.

The Spiritual Argument Against Torture

Sean Meshorer | Posted 03.13.2013 | Politics
Sean Meshorer

Torturing other humans beings for the sake of our "security" not only corrupts the souls of those who sanction it, it also unleashes negative karmic consequences for our society that not only fail in making us safer but actively destabilize our foundation.

WATCH: For a Great New Year, Be Willing to Be Great

Brad Yates | Posted 03.13.2013 | Healthy Living
Brad Yates

Greatness is inside -- probably more than you know. How great are you willing to be? Since your enhanced greatness benefits not just you, but also so many others (perhaps the whole world), I hope this video will help you allow more of your greatness to shine through.

Thinking With Your Body

Dr. Douglas Fields | Posted 03.13.2013 | TED Weekends
Dr. Douglas Fields

The neurons setting our heart racing, our skin to sweating, and our stomach churning, are draped in a network throughout the body cavity next to the organs they control, completely outside the brain and spinal cord.

Women Should Choose Miracles Over Fear in 2013

Sheila Kelley | Posted 03.12.2013 | Healthy Living
Sheila Kelley

Gabrielle Bernstein is a bright and shining light, a feminine voice of great impact. When Gabby mentioned her new book, May Cause Miracles, I asked if we could sit down together and chat about our parallel missions to elevate the feminine in 2013.

Unarmed Empowerment

Robert Koehler | Posted 03.12.2013 | Politics
Robert Koehler

Before we need a gun debate in this country, or on this planet, we need a sensible discussion about the nature of empowerment.

Are You Scared Yet?

James Peron | Posted 03.12.2013 | Politics
James Peron

Our politicians serve up endless entrees of panique du jour. Of course, what we are supposed to be terrorized about differs, depending on whether you're looking at the left-hand page of the menu, or the right.

The Gospel Of Nudge

Mark D. W. Edington | Posted 01.08.2013 | Religion
Mark D. W. Edington

This is an essentially incarnational approach to the work of Christian theology, if only because it insists on regarding with equal seriousness the aspirations our faith teaches us to have for the fullest of our humanity, and the realities we are discovering about our essential and universal frailty.

Financially Fearless

Michael Neill | Posted 03.05.2013 | Healthy Living
Michael Neill

As we begin a new year together, one resolution I would like to propose is that you make this the year where you transform your relationship with money.

The Most Important Resolution You Could Make in the New Year

Brett Blumenthal | Posted 03.02.2013 | Healthy Living
Brett Blumenthal

In the new year, resolving to conquer your fears is one of the most important resolutions you can make. Doing so will help you keep other resolutions, reach your goals and achieve ultimate happiness.

Making New Year's Resolutions Based on Love

Shasta Nelson, M.Div. | Posted 12.28.2012 | Good News
Shasta Nelson, M.Div.

Whatever belief system you have in place and whatever word you use for that which is bigger than us -- I hope you'll take the time to bring the true spirit of Hanukkah and Christmas into your New Year.

From Hurricane Sandy to Sandy Hook: Are We Totally Powerless?

Courtney Macavinta | Posted 02.26.2013 | Healthy Living
Courtney Macavinta

Feeling powerlessness is real. Being powerless is real. And acknowledging it can grow us. But let it lead you not to despair or destruction, but toward honoring yourself. Channel your powerlessness to bolster your strength, resources, authority, and capacity to act.

Why We Must Fight for Peace

Sarah O'Leary | Posted 02.17.2013 | Religion
Sarah O'Leary

Imagine a world where all of humanity feared less. Where we found less of a reason to await potential tragedy of every shape and size.

How to Celebrate Joy in Spite of the Ups and Downs of Life

Linda Durnell | Posted 02.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Linda Durnell

When we can become completely gentle with ourselves and genuine in our approach to others, we can find a celebration of joy within -- a feeling that it is wonderful to be in this world.

Newtown: A Crisis of Faith

Eliezer Sobel | Posted 02.20.2013 | Religion
Eliezer Sobel

But my question remains: is it ever even possible to feel and experience a sense of utter and absolute safety in this life in the very same breath that we inhale the daily news?

Our New Normal: The Aftermath of Sandy Hook

Karina Giglio | Posted 02.19.2013 | Parents
Karina Giglio

If I sound hopeless, it's because today I am. Today, like many of us, I have to accept that I can't protect my son -- despite everything I would give to make that not be so.

Twin Miracles

Gary Zukav | Posted 02.18.2013 | Healthy Living
Gary Zukav

There are two solstices each year. These are astronomical moments when the light is greatest and the dark is least (Summer Solstice) and when the light is least and darkness is greatest (Winter Solstice). Each solstice is a domain of experience unto itself.

Autism Is Not to Be Feared... Fear Is

Ariane Zurcher | Posted 02.18.2013 | Healthy Living
Ariane Zurcher

It is important you understand the ramifications of connecting autism with murder. It's important to understand why the words we use, the constant stream of negativity in relation to autism, is causing untold damage to my child, to your child, to all autistic people.