How “Gratitude Photography” Shapes Spiritual Perception. I surprised myself a while back. Near the end of my monthly conversation with my spiritual director, I said, “This gives me hope that I can become poor and simple.” I am still unpacking that statement. The genesis of the statement, I believe, began several years ago – during a difficult time of letting go of home, property and career. My pursuits since then – contemplation, some reading into the mystics, and the creation of a spiritual discipline I call ”gratitude photography’ – have led to this insight. It is about the liberation...Read More
Author: Paul Kimmerling
The Braided Way is a framework to see every faith tradition as a strand, braided into a larger whole of spiritual awareness. In the Braided Way, combining spiritual practice from various faiths allow us to explore sacred experience and wonder in forms that resonate with our personal spiritual needs and sacred intuitions. In today’s culture, many people shun religious dogma, but yearn for spiritual connection. The Braided Way allows the ceremonies and practices of multiple faiths to be available without the confinements of cultural dogma.