Lena was in an abusive relationship, and finally made a big decision – hers is a story of great faith, surrender, and moving forward even though she did not know where the road would take her.
Follow Your Guidance
One day just after I got duty as a firefighter about four years ago (age 43), I drove to a doctor’s appointment in Orlando where I was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. I did not see it coming. I knew I was shaking a lot but Parkinson’s doesn’t happen to me.
Due to a chronic case of pneumonia, I was forced to resign from teaching children. I began searching for another job. In meditation, an idea of getting a government job came to me for security and benefits. In casual conversation with my friend Rob who worked in Washington, DC, he decided to help me by […]
I was in a very well-established career in the medical field, managing a multiple doctors’ office and laboratory. Part of my job was to take care of the money. I was asked once to go to the hospital, see a patient, and collect the bill. I went and saw that the patient was on a […]
I came back from Vietnam with a lingering drug and alcohol habit that slowly manifested over the years until I ended up living in a one-room apartment in a flophouse, with nothing to my name and no friends or relatives that would have anything to do with me. In order to begin to restore my […]
I became a Unity truth student over twenty years ago and with the zeal that newcomers often express, I jumped into the teachings and practices with life-changing expectations. After nearly a year of putting into practice what I was learning, I had a long “getting to know each other” conversation with another congregant. Shortly […]