How We Can Achieve World Peace Read more Are All Religions the Same?
“If every 8 year old in the world is taught meditation, we will eliminate violence from the world within one generation.” The Dalai Lama Yes, I believe world peace is possible. That may sound idealistic or naive, but I believe it is a realistic result. Will it take hard work? Of course. But I believe […]
Read more Miracles: Scientific Fact or Fiction?
Are all religions the same? Yes, at their core. That may not seem possible to you at first because their rituals, deities, symbols and beliefs all seem drastically different. And really, they are drastically different – on the surface. But if you look into the deepest parts of their spiritual practices, you’ll find that they […]
Read more Do All Religions Lead to God?
“Miracles do not happen in contradiction to nature, but only in contradiction to that which is known to us in nature.” St. Augustine Why don’t miracles happen anymore? Do miracles still happen? Are miracles real, and is there scientific evidence for them? Based on the evidence, I believe that miracles are very much real, and […]
Read more Is Meditation the Same As Prayer?
Do all religions lead to the same God? Absolutely. Here you’ll find out the philosophical reasons why, and learn how to use that truth to deepen your relationship with God. I come from a Christian background, so I’ll be coming from that perspective. But I will also touch on other religions and traditions in depth. […]
Read more How to Deconstruct from the Christian Faith: The Healthy Way
When prayer is done in its purest form, it is the exact same thing as meditation. There are many forms of meditation, and just as many forms of prayer, so that’s where it can be difficult to see how they’re similar. I was raised Christian by a family of pastors, so I’ve had a “relationship […]
Read more Heart Coherence: How to Reach It Quickly, What It Is, & Benefits
As many of you know, I was born into a family of pastors (great grandpa, grandpa, uncles, dad, etc), and was raised in many different types of churches. I learned from an early age how to talk to God, and experience “His” presence. I also learned about the power of healing and faith. I’m still […]
Read more Why Christians Should Embrace Contemplative Mysticism
If you’re here, you’ve probably heard of heart coherence from Dr. Joe Dispenza or the Heartmath Institute. But what is heart coherence, what are the benefits, and how do we reach it quickly? There are a lot of guided meditations out there about reaching heart coherence, but there aren’t a lot of written instructions and […]
Read more Mindful Awareness: What It Is, How It Works, & Why It’s Important
Note: This is a pretty long article. Feel free to bookmark and come back to it! With great humility, I posit that the single greatest need of Christianity today is not only to embrace contemplative spirituality, but also interfaith spirituality. There are several reasons why. Here is what I will go over in this essay: […]
Read more How Quantum Computing + AI Could Eventually Let Us Manipulate Matter
When I first started studying wisdom and philosophy, I came across the concepts of awareness and mindfulness (Eckhart Tolle, the Power of Now, etc). They seemed like vague concepts and I didn’t know exactly what they meant, learned a little bit about them, and moved on. Like, is awareness just self-awareness, or is it awareness […]
Ok, this is about to get real nerdy and speculative. I keep track of new technologies just for funsies. I do web dev stuff in my marketing career, and just have always been attracted to tech for some reason. Anyhoo, based on recent developments I believe it is possible that eventually, combining quantum computing and […]