Divine Guidance

Gifts of Gratitude for your day of Thanksgiving

Gifts of Gratitude for your day of Thanksgiving

Want to catch you early, so tomorrow you can be with family, hopefully having a wonderful time. I want to share with you a couple of reasons to make every day a day of Thanksgiving, as well as every meal. This world we live in can sometimes be an intense place. It’s easy to get …continue reading…

Grateful hearts gather and overflow

Grateful hearts gather and overflow

I’ve just returned home from a beautiful weekend retreat at the Shadhiliyya Sufi Center in Pope Valley, California – the center where the USHS classes are held. The weekend was intended to be a time to sit with our guide, Sidi, and say farewell before he leaves the US to head back to Jerusalem for …continue reading…

The Grateful Dead had it right too…

As we’re preparing for a new Year 1 class to begin, I was thinking about the weeks before my first school session. Of course there’s a story! It makes me smile and bow my heart in gratitude every time I think about it. At the time, I was working for IBM in Austin. My friend …continue reading…

Healing with the Sound of Sacred Text

Healing with the Sound of Sacred Text

I had the honor and pleasure of catching up with my dear friend, Dr. David Abdul Latif Weinthal, yesterday. Abdul Latif is one of our USHS graduates who is doing amazing work in his private practice, incorporating teachings of Sufi healing into an already amazing protocol that combines his studies of Chinese Medicine, Kabbalah and …continue reading…

From Unlovable to LOVE

From Unlovable to LOVE

This morning, I was listening to an interview with our USHS Co-President, Kamila Shenmen. In this interview, Kamila speaks about the experience of feeling unlovable, which she carried for the first 50 years of her life. Wow! She lived with this belief for 50 years, and managed to heal it completely in a relatively short …continue reading…