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About new desert

Nurturing the Gift of Seeking is about a spiritual "destination," a journey within, a new beginning, that eventually takes us where we are meant to arrive. What matters is, first and foremost, our seeking spirit. Happy journey, dear fellow Sisters and Brothers!

Healing and letting go

Dear Ones, This morning the tarot card Eight of Cups—an older man leaving a structure made of eight cups behind him as he walks away with a staff—reminded me that we are still in a time of letting go; letting … Continue reading

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What gives meaning to our lives?

A simple question this week, dear Ones, yet one that is sure to bring a diversity of answers! As a sub question, we might want to consider, How—and why—do we search for meaning? Knowing the search may be more unconscious … Continue reading

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Power of Eight initiative

I am offering a Power of Eight initiative, based on Lynne McTaggart’s book, The Power of Eight, Harnessing the Miraculous Energies of a Small Group to Heal Others, Your Life and the World. This group will be made of eight … Continue reading

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What is growing?

What is growing? Dear Ones, I have been reflecting on that question as we, in the northern hemisphere, look forward to the arrival of warmer weather and the return of new shoots of vegetation. What is indeed growing under the … Continue reading

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Going within

Dear Ones, In many regards, this week is meant to be an intense week; and yet I cannot seem to feel the subterranean turbulence that may create bubbles. I therefore decided that the best place to be this week is … Continue reading

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Departing from the path

What is the path, our path, dear Ones? And is there such a thing as a path? I was watching Alice in Wonderland yesterday. A movie that talks about the path. At some point, Bayard the basset hound is trying … Continue reading

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Exploring the practice of Surrender – Jan. 17 @ 2pm EST (New York)

Please join Gilles Asselin for an exploration of what it means to “surrender.” Gilles will offer a presentation about surrender, its importance as an inner practice, its benefits and the questions we may have at various stages on our life … Continue reading

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Embracing more fluidity

Dear Ones, Not long ago, we started a fresh dance; one that will take us into another 365-days journey. We climbed the mountain of 2020 and here we are, past the peak, envisioning new possibilities. What will 2021 be made … Continue reading

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How do we evaluate our spiritual progress?

Dear Ones, Evaluating our spiritual progress feels like a valuable query and yet it is not one we can address easily. I was prompted to reflect on the matter because someone, out of the blue two days ago, liked a … Continue reading

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What does it mean to be spiritual?

DECEMBER 29, 2020 @ 3:00 pm EST (New York time) Please join spiritual coach Gilles Asselin for a presentation of what it means to be spiritual in these trying times. Gilles will offer a short presentation about spirituality, its benefits … Continue reading

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