Alan's Newsletters

What Am I Supposed To Learn From This Experience?

Newsletter # 8  - 

What do you do when someone takes an action that literally turns your world upside down? After the initial anger and hurt somewhat subsides, have you thought about being truthful to yourself and ask the bigger question, “What am I supposed to learn from this experience?” Read More…

What’s Wrong With This Picture?

Newsletter # 7  - 

I was recently in Amsterdam walking around among the thousands – and I mean thousands – of bicycles rushing by me. The flavors of people riding them crossed the full spectrum of life: business people with suits and ties, moms with little kids propped in makeshift baskets on the handlebars with smiles and conversations going on, children riding their little bikes alone or with a parent, older ladies and gentleman well into their 70’s with their beautiful locks of grey hair blowing in the wind. Read More…

It Isn’t a Religion

Newsletter # 6  - 

Margaret and I were recently asked to give a talk to a small informal group of people. None of the attendees’ were familiar with us, and it was kind of a spur-of-the-moment event in a little suburb of Seattle that I would term “progressive” or “forward thinking”. We knew we would probably only get 10-15 people, but felt the need to support the individual that called and was trying to generate interest in the alternative thinking area. Read More…

Words from Spirit

Newsletter # 5  - 

I was recently asked about the words I use to end our radio broadcasts. For those that haven’t caught our show on the radio (1150AM in Seattle) or internet, I end our broadcast with “Make it a great day, nobody will do it for you”. This particular person felt that the first part of the saying was a positive, but felt the last part of the saying was a negative. Read More…

The Chess Game of Life

Newsletter # 4  - 

Irrespective of whether you are aware of it, your life is essentially a chess game. Directly or indirectly, all actions you and others take are just moves on your chess boards of life. Most people never realize that there are tools to assist them to learn how to navigate their board more efficiently, so as to make the game and subsequently their soul growth more enjoyable and fruitful. Read More…