Will You Be Your Valentine? The Gift of Self-Love

Yo Yo, Soul-Bro! In celebration of what I think of as the month of Love – because a) there is an entire day dedicated to the expression of it and b) my anniversary of meeting my boyfriend of 8 years is in February – this blog post is my valentine to you. It arrives enveloped in sparkling, shimmering light, and … Read More

Light is the New Orange: Busting Out of the Prison of Ego Sabotage

  Yo, My Love Chain Gang! It’s Kelly Russell with the Teachers of God Foundation, and I’m here to talk to you today about the ways in which our ego minds imprison us by sabotaging our efforts to live the thought system of A Course in Miracles. Or, at least mine does – and based upon what I have heard … Read More

Not Separate, but Equal: Love is the Medicine

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness.” – Declaration of Independence (US, 1776) Yo, my Bros!  It’s Kelly Russell from the Teachers of God Foundation. The Divinely-inspired sentence above was straight outta … Read More

Trigger-Unhappy: How to Help Yourself When Your Emotional Buttons Get Pushed

Hi Beloveds! It’s Kelly Russell from the Teachers of God Foundation, and today I am addressing a very relevant question that was sent in to us by three different people. I’m guessing that out of the however many million students of A Course in Miracles there are in the world, that probably somewhere in the vicinity of… oh, I don’t … Read More

Which Teacher Do You Want To Follow in the Dream?

Hello my friends, I hope you are all hanging in there! I wanted to share an excerpt from my forthcoming book interwoven with a couple articles/blog posts I was asked to write these last couple of weeks. This is a good time to remember Lesson 33: There is another way of looking at the world. A Course in Miracles reminds … Read More

The Invitation: The Call to Love in a Time of Fear

Never in the history of my life has the “lure” into fear-based thinking, communicating, and reacting been so strong. I am sure that I am not alone in this. For many of us who walk the path of A Course in Miracles, we have likely been grappling with a heightened awareness of what it means to live from Love versus … Read More

Fear is the Monster

“Throw roses into the abyss and say: ‘here is my thanks to the monster who didn’t succeed in swallowing me alive.” ~ Nietzsche GRATITUDE How do we attain a permanent state of gratitude? Is it even desirable? A Course in Miracles says: “Love is the way I walk in gratitude”. (W-195) Today we are bludgeoned by fearful thoughts, horrid images, … Read More

Christmas Shopping Crazy Unplugged: Break Up with Your Gift-giving Anxiety

  Yo Yo Ho Ho, Stars of Wonder, Stars of Light! In case you didn’t know this about me, let me just jingle all the way out of the holiday closet right now (because nobody likes a half-assed jingler) and out myself as a bona-fide Christmas freak. The phrase, “Christmas is too sparkly’ said no one ever” should have originally … Read More

EPILOGUE: Welcome Home

A Course in Miracles teaches us that the world is illusory, and that we are making it up in our ego minds as a way of maintaining the belief that we are separate from God and one another. The Truth of us is that we are perfect spirit, pure light, and that we never left our home in Oneness with … Read More

Resistance is Futile: Sabotage Your Self-Sabotage

Do you feel like you’re rocking your life? Are you happy with where you are, the results you are getting, what you are accomplishing, the things you are giving your time and energy to? Do you feel mostly centered and peaceful? If you have intentions or goals, are you making progress toward them? Or do you find yourself in resistance … Read More