Charlie Van Dyke
Nirvana
Posted August 23, 2011 by Charlie Van Dyke in Beyond Religion
byMarie-Pier Rochon

Originally introduced in Buddhism, Nirvana is a word used in most Indian religions to describe the final goal and attainment of life. Reaching a state of Nirvana is a complex exercise that takes years of practice and spiritual knowledge. Because each religion or branch of a religion defines the utmost goal in life slightly diff... read more
Charlie Van Dyke
A little faith will bring your soul to heaven, but a lot of faith will bring heaven to your soul.
-Unknown... read more
Don B
12 Step Spirituality
Posted May 31, 2011 by Don B in 12 Step Spirituality
To the long-suffering alcoholic prior to 1935, the alternatives seemed bleak. Society was hardly sympathetic to the pathetic hard-core drunk, the individual who had traveled the road never paved, but well traveled by hundreds of thousands of problem drinkers.

Almost in the blink of eye, a chance encounter by a hustling New York stock broker, Bill... read more