Dance! Sing! Celebrate!

James Trapp

There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting. The Buddha Several years ago, in the hallway of a building that I was […]

We’re not here to be good!

James Trapp

Henry David Thoreau detested slavery. As a result, he was put in jail for refusing to pay a poll tax that supported legalized servitude. While in jail, he was visited by his friend Ralph Waldo […]

What are you saying to yourself?

James Trapp

Energy flows where the attention goes. What we give our attention to determines our predominate thoughts and ultimately what our experiences will be. This idea was at the forefront of my mind during “Awesomeness Report” […]

You Believe What?!

James Trapp

Recently, I attended my 40th college reunion (wow! for time to be an illusion, it sure goes fast). I connected with friends I hadn’t seen in years and met classmates I hadn’t previously known. One […]

There is no advanced spiritual training

James Trapp

Life is consciousness. This statement sums up the essence of the New Thought/ Ancient Wisdom spiritual teachings. It generally means that the sum total of our most deeply held thoughts and feelings show up as […]

Do You Practice this 1st Law of Creation?

James Trapp

“They who give have all things; they who withhold have nothing.” Hindu Proverb After sharing a talk on the theme, “Supply, Claim What’s Yours”, I was asked about tithing and what role does it play. […]

Don’t be Satisfied

James Trapp

“What is spiritual prosperity and how do we attract more of it?” I was asked that question recently. I noted that when we speak of spiritual prosperity, we’re talking about a sense of wholeness, well-being […]

You gotta expect it to get it

James Trapp

When we expect good to come in our life, we draw it to us. This is so even when at any given moment we may be going through circumstances we don’t like or are contrary […]

God Doesn’t Care

James Trapp

“The function of prayer is not to change God, but to change the nature of the one who prays. Soren Kierkegaard “What is prayer and does it matter whether I pray or not?” I’m occasionally […]

Free Your Mind and Your Life Will Follow

James Trapp

“I know but one freedom and that is the freedom of the mind.”                 Antoine de Saint-Exupery, French Writer, Poet and Pioneering Aviator America is celebrating its independence today and this weekend. The celebration not […]