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

Christmas in Pandemic With All of the Bros From Home

  Yo Yo Ho Ho, God Rest Ye Merry GentleBros! It’s Kelly Russell, the Rock Your Joy Coach, and today I bring you tidings of great joy! I’m channeling my Three Wise Chicks and following that crazy-bright Star of Wonder – aka the guidance of Spirit – to lay some precious bling on that Christ child you’ve got all swaddled up in the … Read More

ONE THING I KNOW FOR SURE

It’s Monday morning, November 2, 2020 as I write this blog. It’s windy, overcast and cold here in Maine where I live with my husband Bill Free. Tomorrow is election day in the United States and by the time this blog is sent out to the Teachers of God mailing list on Wednesday, November 4th, the United States elections will … Read More

Self-Inquiry: From Seeking to Knowing

I would like to share a brief, high-level overview of my spiritual journey, not because the story of my journey is important in itself, but because the story highlights how Self-inquiry fits on the spiritual path. This story puts Self-inquiry in its proper perspective. It illustrates Self-inquiry’s value as a key tool used for awakening, a tool that takes us … Read More

Mantras For Our Time

Mantras for our time Can be very helpful in maintaining inner peace and presence at a time when the world seems to be spinning out of control and away from the values and integrity that support well-being and the common good for a shared experience of peace and happiness in our communities, our culture, family values and the experiences in … Read More

“Ask and you shall receive… Meaningful time with Marianne Williamson”

On Sunday, September 27th, Marianne Williamson was keynote speaker at the Pure Presence Summit, a virtual, global gathering featuring some of the most compelling wisdom teachers of our time. The summit theme was “abiding in love’s Presence,” and each speaker, including Marianne, presented in ways that captured the essence of this theme. In addition to hosting a few of the … Read More

Saying YES to the Present Moment

Whenever I am feeling a little “cuckoo” — which means not feeling my happiest — I can bet a million bucks it’s because I am not saying yes to the present moment. In some way I’m not accepting my present circumstances. Unhappiness is caused by wishing something would be different than what it is. In that non-acceptance, the ego is … 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

Letting Down Your Guard So The Thief Can Come and Take Away Your Life

My favorite topics of all-time-ever are healing, abundance, transformation, mindset and A Course in Miracles. To me all five of these topics are the same One Subject because they all have to do with bringing the invisible into the visible – and there is nothing more exciting to me than that! I’ve spent almost 30 years using my own life … Read More