These fluorescent-orange flower like a stop symbol for me ability to stop what I am doing is an important practice so when I notice I am off-target, I can stop, make adjustments stop when the day is done, and not over-do, be in balance “The path of loving trust means to stop doubting and being discouraged, casting all our worries and cares on the Lord, and to walk in total freedom.” – Mother Teresa “…take the opportunity to stop and listen to the sounds of Sacred Unity all around…
Part meditation book, part oracle, and part collection of Sufi lore, poetry, and stories, The Sufi Book of Life offers a fresh interpretation of the fundamental spiritual practice found in all ancient and modern Sufi schoolsthe meditations on the 99 Qualities of Unity.
The Abwoon Network website shares the research of its Founder and Spiritual Mentor, Dr. Neil Douglas-Klotz, on Native Middle Eastern spirituality and peacemaking, including work on the Aramaic words of Jesus, Hebrew and Native Middle Eastern creation mysticism and Sufism. It also includes blog posts of seminars and offerings in the same area by Neil’s students and colleagues.
I AM: The Secret Teaching of the Aramaic Jesus, Neil Douglas-Klotz. Perhaps the most essential teachings given to us by Jesus came in the final year of his life on earth. Known as the “I AM” statements and found in the Gospel of John and the Gnostic Gospel of Thomas, these radical truths were offered to connect each one of us to the original source of Jesus’ deeper power.
Original Prayer, Neil Douglas-Klotz. Teachings & Meditations on the Aramaic Words of Jesus. The Prayer of Jesus, or the Lord's Prayer, is among Christianity's most beloved teachings, a daily devotion practiced by Christians everywhere. If we could travel back in time to the ancient Holy Land and witness Jesus himself speaking and meditating upon these words, what would we learn?