Compassion, love, courage, patience, kindness, forgiveness and faith. These are basic tenants found in most philosophies, spiritual practices and religions globally. These are also answers to many of the pains that you may experience. Find out the power of these principles through practice. It seems that there is always an opportunity to express one if not all of these in any given situation. In dealing with hardships, pain or confusion it seems that there are always two roads to take – one of faith and love or one of fear. Having a daily practice of some sort allows for mindfulness… Read more.
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Michael Diettrich-Chastain is a Coach, Licensed Professional Counselor, Consultant and Blogger. Michael combines his unique background of working in mental health, management and training to provide coaching, counseling and consulting services to individuals and organizations. Michael provides leadership coaching and personal coaching for individuals interested in expanding their strengths and effectiveness in work and life.
Michael has presented internationally on a wide variety of topics within the personal development and interpersonal dynamic arena. He is founder of Synergy Consulting and Counseling in Asheville, NC. Michael's organizational workshops focus on building personal awareness so that the human side of business can flourish! He writes weekly on his blog and his writings have been featured on Monster.com, Comidor, Daily Worth, Livestrong, Evercoach and The Washington Post.
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For the past 800 years, Saint Francis of Assisi has been penetrating the hearts of people from every culture and across every spiritual tradition. Francis' two most famous writings -- Instrument of Thy Peace and Canticle of the Sun -- together form the foundation of this course. These beautiful, elegant prayers offer us a rich doorway to Francis' mentorship, love and support. Each lesson offers practical wisdom, deep guided meditation, and simple yet powerful assignments to help you examine your inner world, open your spiritual heart, and strengthen your connection to the Divine. Again and again, you will be coached and guided to effectively call upon Francis to bring you inner support, guidance, and healing. This course includes the Story of Saint Francis by Mirabai Starr; 21 profound guided meditations by Max Highstein; and practical wisdom and direction to help you apply what you're learning to your every day life.