New Thought’s Blind Spot

The Triumph and Tragedy of Helen Wilmans

BY HARV BISHOP How does a New Thought icon go from writing and living “the conquest of poverty” to wanting to die? The story of Helen Wilmans, the author of the 1899 New Thought classic “The Conquest of Poverty,” is at once one of the most inspiring and tragic stories in our movement. It also […]

What Death Tells Us About The Law Of Attraction

Scroll Down for Your Chance to Win a Free Ernest Holmes Print for Our First Blogiversary!

BY HARV BISHOP Editor’s note: We are revisiting our inaugural post to celebrate our first anniversary. Mitch Horowitz’s call for New Thought reform drew more than 1,000 social media shares and 2,000 views. Thanks also to the 23,000  people who visited this blog over the last year.  New Thought is in need of a reformation, says […]

Putting Our Heads in The Sand No Longer Works

We Are At War Here

BY EUGENE HOLDEN I have been sitting with this, waiting for the right time, and listening for what the message that wanted to be expressed, regarding the events that have been going on over the last week. I had to sit and process through the pain, the anger and most of all the disappointment. The waiting is over, the […]

Hear Other People’s Pain

A Conversation for Healing

BY CINDY WIGGLESWORTH It is simple, and it’s complex. The simple part: ultimately it’s about being kind to each other and listening deeply The complex part: each human perspective takes effort to understand – and there are many perspectives in our reality Below I hope I am beginning a conversation for healing… for those of […]

Throwing Yourself Into The World As An Act of Love

Spiritual Teacher Adyashanti looks at the "Jesus Story" through different eyes

BY HARV BISHOP Adyashanti’s Jesus is not the Jesus you grew up with if you were raised in a traditional Christian denomination. “No Divine entity will be upset if you look at the story with different eyes,” says the spiritual teacher and author affectionately known as “Adya,” who recently appeared on Oprah Winfrey’s “Super Soul Sunday.” Adyashanti’s Jesus […]