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Make a Living at Your Higher Calling

University of Mount Shasta
University of Mount Shasta

How to Make a Living at Your Higher Calling in One Year Joa Janakoayas   What Is One’s Higher Calling? Your higher calling is a more direct expression of your authentic joy. We are all evolving in consciousness throughout our lives, and what we do reflects this. Early in my life I was a gardener.… Read more »

Ask Dr. Gayle-July 2018 Column

Dr. Gayle Kimball
Dr. Gayle Kimball

You can Ask Dr. Gayle about almost anything. Q: How can I cope with the terrible current political situation? A: Therapists Carl Jung and Hall and Sidra Stone taught us that what’s repressed and unconscious gets projected outward. This influences whom we fall in love with or attract into our lives until we make the… Read more »

Book Reviews for July 2018

Light Therapies: A Complete Guide to the Healing Power of Light By Anadi Martel ISBN-13: 978-1-62055-729-7 (Healing Arts Press, 2018) This is probably one of the most up-to-date books on a very old, if not ancient, form of healing. Tesla once said, “If you want to understand the universe, look at it as energy and… Read more »

As Within, So Without

Redtail
Redtail

As Within, So Without By Jim Redtail Collins, PhD “If enough of us do the inner work, we will make it.”—Carl Jung   When Jung wrote this, he was referring to what he called the shadow—those aspects of consciousness and behaviors that we do not or will not recognize in ourselves. Instead we project them… Read more »

Allowing Our Shadows

Shadow self
Shadow self

The Art of Allowing Our Shadows            By Aeray Lumm   In the last article, we talked about what shadows are and how they play a role in our lives. Primarily, we focused on why “fixing, changing, or repressing” our shadows doesn’t work to bring real change, and that the path to real change lies in… Read more »

Social Media and Dopamine

What follows is an article I wrote for the Jul/Aug/Sept issue of Lotus Guide on the subject of social media and technology and its affects on our society including the science behind dopamine and their accompanying addictions. This page is to add some videos to watch that back up and add to what I am… Read more »

Listening to Our Shadow

Aeray
Aeray

By Aeray Lumm One of the biggest traps we fall into when working with our shadows is trying to “fix” them. Right now, you might be thinking, “Well, if I don’t fix them, what the heck am I supposed to do with them?” Trying to fix our shadows (or our flaws) is a part of… Read more »

Kathy Zavada Interview with Lotus Guide

kathy-zavada
kathy-zavada

This is an interview with Kathy Zavada, the minister of the Unity Church of Oroville. We’re going to dive right in and I’m going to take a few excerpts from the interview, which can be viewed on our YouTube channel at www.YouTube.com/LotusGuide. I also interviewed Kathy for my Spiritual Activist radio show at www.BBSradio.com/spiritualactivist. We… Read more »

In Search of Balance

By Jane Miners When we think of balance, often we think of stillness. There’s a picture of one sitting quietly in meditation just being still. And though that will happen from time to time, balance is actually the fluctuations, the flow of life, the movement of experience and emotion. The universe is not still, our… Read more »

BBS Radio-Giving the People A Voice

bbs radio
bbs radio

By Doug Newsom, Cofounder and CEO of BBS Radio Note from Lotus Guide ( www.LotusGuide.com ): When I started thinking about finding other media venues where I could go a little further out on a limb with my interviews is when I met up with Doug at BBS Radio. This article written by Doug Newsom… Read more »