Spiritual Development

How To Be Spiritual When Your Family Isn’t

What do you do after a spiritual awakening if your family isn’t spiritual? What if people don’t understand your spiritual journey? Even worse, what if your family actively opposes, mocks, or belittles your spirituality? Dealing with oppositional family members, friends, and acquaintances when you embark on a spiritual journey is no easy task. It can …

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How a Culture of Excessive Trigger Warnings Hinders Spiritual Growth

A culture of excessive trigger warnings impedes spiritual growth in a number of ways, which this article will attempt to parse out. This doesn’t mean that trigger warnings are never necessary or appropriate. Of course they are, and there are situations where we must use them. As philosophy professor Kate Manne states, “trigger warnings are nothing new. …

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Defining Success and Failure: Moving Beyond Ego to a Spiritual Perspective

Whether you know it or not, you’re living two lives simultaneously. In one of these lives, you believe that you’re fallible and subject to failure, illness, and rejection. In your other life, though, you recognize through the deep wisdom of your Soul that you’re an infinite, powerful, unlimited being. (Or, you might not recognize or …

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