Shining Tree
Shining Tree

Body, Emotions and Spirit.

Until we are able to understand and accept that we are: bodily unaware, emotionally immature and spiritually impoverished; can we truly embark on the journey to understanding and enlightenment.

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To cover ourself or to be accountable to ourself? One will set us free, the other will enslave us to mediocrity

When we “cover ourself”, we are manifesting our lower self. That of indifference, selfishness, to do the least we can. After all ,”we are not expected to come here and work”, ha ha ha ha.

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Which way will you jump?

Which way will you jump? When someone with a health challenge say the following: 1. It’s hereditary or 2. I have faith and trust in God to help me.

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Do you need a panel of "experts" to tell you that you should treat the elderly with dignity and compassion?

Do you need a panel of “experts” to tell you that you should treat the elderly with dignity and compassion? It seems that “care” staff in the NHS do.

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If you had cancer would you leave your survival to chance…….or can you be extraordinary?

Breakfast news talked about the discovery of the genetic code of hereditary breast cancer this morning. At present patients with this dilemma can have mastectomies to prevent the cancer occurring.

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What is Shining Tree

“One seeing is worth a thousand reading”   –  a Chinese proverb We get people coming into Shining Tree asking what we do.

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Shame on you British nurses!

David Cameron told British nurses to be more caring towards their patients today, that nurses should be more patient and not paperwork orientated.

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On doing and being

On this special day, whether it is because you try to follow the example set by Jesus of Nazareth, or you see this time purely as a time to spend with your family.

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“You can recruit “nice” people and teach them skills, but can you teach people how to be nice?”

We have recently had a wood pellet boiler installed  in the centre to replace the oil boiler. Those of you who also use oil know how the companies seem to charge whatever they want.

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Jesus was a Yogi

“Father Gabriele Amorth, who for years was the Vatican’s chief exorcist and claims to have cleansed hundreds of people of evil spirits, said yoga is Satanic …” He obviously hasn’t seen the Jeremy Kyle Show. 

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