A Victim Of My Own Emotions

June 26, 2012 at 2:30 PM
“I’m going to try to lose 10 pounds” Wouldn’t it be cool to be able to say, “I’m going to lose 10 pounds,” and know that you will do it. No “try,” no self-doubt, that once the decision is made, it’s a done deal, it’s in the bank.&nbs... [More]

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How To Go From Obsession To Peace In 24 Hours

June 23, 2012 at 8:58 PM
“I sat there under a tarp trying to find reasons to justify going home. Reminded me of the inner debate when struggling with staying on a fast.”    Equipment Tent Ground sheet Sleeping bag Tarp Warm clothes Rain suit Food Water Camp stove Mess kit Lawn chair Bib... [More]

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Breaking Obsession Continued – Living Counter-intuitively

June 11, 2012 at 3:24 PM
“When you are in an obsessive circle it can feel like you have no control over thoughts and feelings. But what you do have control over is actions and decisions.” As I was sitting there gazing over the lake, it hit me, we express our God-likeness when we make counterintuitive choices, a... [More]

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Breaking Obsession Continued – No Actually – About Epiphanies

June 9, 2012 at 11:37 PM
This morning I had one of those great embarrassing epiphanies while sitting on a bench by a lake, and bummer, if I was not an hour’s bike ride away from anything electronic that I could have used to document the details. Not even my iPhone to voice-record. Oh, the embarrassing part happened wh... [More]

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