“As Above, So Below” 8/27/17

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with Rev. Norma Nakai Burton M.Div. Reflect Eckhart “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. ” Helen Keller “If Reality can destroy dreams, why shouldn’t the dream destroy reality?” George Moore

The Total Solar Eclipse 8/13/17

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with Rev. Norma Nakai Burton M.Div. with Musical Shaman, Rene Jenkins The Total Solar ECLIPSE of 2017 is making history in mid August this year. It will be the most viewed eclipse in human history. This type of total solar eclipse occurred last time 375 years ago and its path does not usually cross land masses. Come hear Rev. Norma … Read More

Are you a Bodhisatva?8/6/17

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with Rev. Norma Nakai Burton M.Div. Come learn what a Bodhisatva is. This Sunday we join hearts with those all over the world, and most especially in Japan, who are praying for peace and the end of nuclear armaments. We will do the ancient Buddhist practice of Tonglen meditation to activate the Bodhisatva in you. My heart is moved by … Read More

Staying Grounded and Being Free 7/3/17

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with Rev. Norma Nakai Burton M.Div. “We will take a look at Buddhist and New thought teachings regarding Ways to navigate being a spiritual being while having a human experience. How can we stay grounded and experience freedom? Cyrise Beatty Schacter and Richard Williams : Music

ALIVE IN SPIRIT! 7/23/17

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with GARY MALKIN and Rev. Norma Nakai Burton M.Div. An interactive musical and spoken word feast Gary is an Emmy® award-winning composer, in-demand public speaker, inspirational performer, and music and wellness consultant dedicated to inspiring the world to embrace life-enhancing musical strategies to awaken more holistic mindfulness, enhanced emotional and spiritual wellness, and a more fulfilling and meaningful life. Whether … Read More

The Door to Freedom -Venerable Karma Rinpoche 7/2/17

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with Venerable Karma Rinpoche and Norma Nakai Burton M.Div. We are honored to have Ven. Karma Namgyel Rinpoche from Bhutan to offer rituals and ceremonies from the sacred traditions of the Drukpa Kagyu Tibetan Buddhist lineage. The Venerable Karma Rinpoche and the Reverend Norma Nakai Burton converge for a conversation about Freedom from suffering and the new Millenium. This is … Read More

You Can Come to Completion 6/25/17

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with Norma Nakai Burton M.Div. There are many different schools of thought on how one reaches ENLIGHTENMENT.  Is it a matter of just suddenly waking up or is it a long arduous path? Or both?     Huichol grandmother Guadalupe de los Rios taught the pathway to completion in this lifetime. You can walk it too.   This Sunday come to celebrate … Read More

Memorial Day 5/28/17

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with Norma Nakai Burton M.Div. We are called to memorialize, which means praise, remember and honor, those who have given their lives to protect our democracy. Democracy is a very important form of government to protect in this world. Millions have come to these shores seeking the justice and fair treatment offered by democracy. This Sunday we will honor and … Read More

Rumi – Preparing Us for These Whirling Times 5/21/17

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with Norma Nakai Burton M.Div. The mystical realms are not superfluous – they are essential. Some of us must be masterful in traversing the dark nights of the soul and rounding the corner again and again into Heaven. Then we can confidently be way-showers for others. Rumi’s mystical poetry actually offers a great deal of practical wisdom about how we … Read More