While paying attention to funeral and death rituals, I also noticed there is opposition to cemeteries I wasn’t aware of. Until more recently, I never contemplated any kind of burial other than the traditional casket laid in a cemetery plot with a headstone.
When my husband was thirteen years old, his younger 7-year-old brother died of leukemia. At the time of his little brother’s death, my husband discovered he did not feel comfortable with some of the funeral traditions surrounding death.
Sleeping – Awkward funeral traditionsContinue reading “Funeral Traditions – Uncomfortable Death Rituals”
Eighty percent or more believe babies are born good. The majority also believe, if we choose, we can make bad choices, which are influenced by the environment and key people in our lives the greater part of the time. I am a part of these majority groups, but I also think there is an overlooked influence that impacts all of us. I would like to address this hidden influence for your consideration.
Born Good – Positive to NegativeContinue reading “Born Good – Choose Negativity- Overlooked Influence”
I have overheard conversations that it seems as though the world is getting meaner. I have to agree with one possible exception, maybe it is America getting meaner rather than the whole world. If the world is getting meaner, what can be done to reverse “meanness to kindness”?
If the world is getting meanerContinue reading “If The World Is Getting Meaner – Mercy or Justice”
I have noticed more healing signs in the past few months indicating that my son’s symptoms of Bipolar II Disorder are diminishing.
A year ago this month, after a two-year adjustment to the news that my son, Darrell, had a mental disorder, I signed up to take a NAMI class (National Alliance on Mental Illness).
I don’t feel settledContinue reading “More Healing Signs – Update about My Son”
Over the past few years, I have carefully observed the patterns of negative entities. I believe I understand why these smart and crafty beings choose to cause problems in one certain area of the brain.
Main area negative entities cause problemsContinue reading “Negative Entities – Understanding Mindset of Dark Beings”
I am striving to move from a
Self-LoveContinue reading “Fear Based to Love Based – Healing by Embracing Truth”
Today I realized my inner urge to find
Light healsContinue reading “Healing by Embracing Truth – Generates Healing Light”
In the past few years, many of my beliefs have changed. Included among my new beliefs is what it means to keep the commandment to honor parents. I will share an honoring parents example to explain there is no honor without honesty.
Defining the word honor
Prior to sharing my honoring parents example, I desire to include the dictionary’s meaning of the word “honor”.
honesty, fairness, or integrity in one’s beliefs and actions. – dictionary.com
I recently learned the hard way that the best way to honor parents is by being honest.
Dampen my joyContinue reading “Honoring Parents Example – Being Honest not Catering To”
I was listening to a Christian radio station who was featuring a guest pastor. The pastor’s message was that children naturally tell lies so parents need to teach them to tell the truth. I was shocked. I have six children and I have been around children my whole life and I completely disagree and so does the scriptures. The Bible supports that children tell the truth, which stands to reason, they are born with an innate disposition to tell the truth.