Michaelmas preparation

The next Christian Festival we will celebrate is Michaelmas at the end of September. This gives us plenty of time to create imaginations of the work of this mighty being Archangel Michael. He has traveled into our midst in the story of St George and the Dragon. The story of... Read More

St John’s Tide

“St John’s festival reminds us that complacency and prejudice will destroy us, and destroy this world. The struggle for knowledge, the striving to experience spiritual reality, brings its rewards. This knowledge must be logical, not convoluted and confusing. This knowledge awakens in us a love so powerful that all things... Read More

St John’s Tide approaches

“With men this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.” Mt 19:26 St John’s Festival is the time for us to truly believe that Christ within us can achieve anything. Of course it is not just a matter of positive thinking to accept that all things are possible... Read More

St John’s Tide approaches

When the bible tells us that God is love it indicates that love is a substance, a creative substance through which all things are possible. The more love within us, the more fertile we are. Place yourself in this story which Luke describes (see Luke 1:1-25). Imagine being born the... Read More

Holy Night 7 applied to July

December 30-31 – Cancer The serpent on the sword pommel: wisdom. We should busy ourselves with uplifting readings. It is the night of the great command. The mystery of activity: who exercises command over our soul? Who is the master of our soul, the doer of our deeds? We have... Read More

St John’s Tide approaches

The first thing we encounter when we connect up with our spirit is the need for brotherhood and community. It is the astral that says it doesn’t need a community, that we can find the Christ Impulse ourselves, for Christ is accessible to anyone and everyone. This may bear some... Read More

St John’s Tide approaches

Preparing for St John’s Tide is important work for this time of the year, and this time in evolution.   “All we need to do is find our Real Self. John the Baptist, whose birthday we celebrate on June 24, most famously said it: He must increase, but I must... Read More

Pentecost – the inner fire

Each year, we walk through the festivals that mark points of activity in the life of Jesus the Christened one. These activities can be identified as points of development in our own consciousness. Each time we pause to contemplate these points of activity we can come to a new and... Read More