Find Your Calling — Music and Acorns

Find Your Music A few months ago I attended a retreat that focused on Celtic spirituality.  At one point, the retreat leader used a very appealing metaphor – find your own music.  He told a story of Irish musicians who, before playing, would quietly listen inwardly...

Prayer Mantras and Stress

A spiritual practice that can be very helpful during times of workplace stress and uncertainty is that of repeating a personal mantra.  Mantras can reduce stress whether the issue is a minor hassle or a crisis large enough to generate outright fear.  There is...