God Bless ME

Well, we made it through Valentine’s Day.  The flowers have probably begun dropping their leaves and may have been tossed, and the candy boxes are empty.

Valentine’s Day is a wonderful and heart-opening day for those of us in a relationship.  But what if you are not?  What if you are carrying some old hurt about a relationship that didn’t work out as you expected?

This “holiday” is often focused on someone else, but are we willing and able to be our own Valentine?

Last Sunday, I spoke about Jack and Cornelia Addington’s book, How To Love and Be Loved:  Drawing the Larger Circle.  The circle includes the people we love and nurture in our hearts.  Do we leave ourselves out of the circle, because of regret, shame or a belief in limitation?  Click on the link to listen to my talk.

About revjerryt

I offer spiritual counseling around healing issues related to relationships (with our Higher Power, ourselves and family), coming out (regardless of sexual orientation), and other concerns. I am a Religious Science / New Thought Minister living in the San Diego area, and senior minister of Joyful Living Spiritual Center, meeting at the Days Hotel (543 Hotel Circle South, Mission Valley/San Diego) in the East Wing Meeting Room on the second floor. Learn more at http://www.joyinsandiego.org. Other services include weddings, holy unions, baby blessings, baptisms, and memorial services. Learn more about me, and my book, at http://www.revjerry.com. I am also the founder of the LGBTQ Spiritual Summit, bringing members of the gay and lesbian community together with leaders of various religious denominations and spiritual traditions, in order to start the conversation about healing. Learn more at http://www.lgbtqspiritualsummit.org.
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