The Struggle of Self-Improvement

For many of us the spiritual path is about self-improvement.  It’s about fixing those flaws in order to reach a state of perfection.  We know enough about life to know that much of our thought and behavior is unhealthy and that it causes so much of our unhappiness, and so we understand that these aspects … Continue reading The Struggle of Self-Improvement

Can We Ever Find Security in Anything?

What does it mean to be secure, and is security possible?  We talk about security in a number of contexts such as financial security, national security, security in relationships and so on.  But what does it really mean to be secure? To secure something means to get a hold of it in such a way … Continue reading Can We Ever Find Security in Anything?