Barbara Emrys

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In the Moment

Marking the end of one year and the beginning of another is fun. It’s a birthday celebration. It’s a salute to past accomplishments and future hopes. But when you get right down to it, everything really is about now. It…

Safe Harbors

Heat and drought. Fire and flood. Melting polar caps. Rising seas. Pollution and pandemics.…sounds like business as usual in the ongoing evolution of a planet. Transformations like these have been going on since Earth began. When things get way out…

A Gentle Revolution

Independence Day is being celebrated this month in the U.S. Other countries do the same thing for the same reasons. They pay tribute to past revolutions and celebrate the end of hostile occupations. Surviving generations honor the day their ancestors…

The Shining Example

Parents sometimes ask me how they can impart this teaching to their children. Don Miguel has often been asked the same question. Every spiritual teacher has been asked something like it, many, many times. How soon can I teach this…