This is a 1 minute excerpt from a class I taught at Unity of New York, inspired by Eric Butterworth, on being fully present in the moment.
This is a 1-minute excerpt from a class I taught at Unity of New York. Inspired by Eric Butterworth, I use H2O as a metaphor to illustrate unity vs. multiplicity. Ice, Water, and Steam are all one - yet distinct.
This is the final 3 minutes of a 25-minute talk I gave on Star Wars (the original trilogy). It was part of the 2018 summer film series at Unity of Long Island .
Overcome with Joy! Delivered via Zoom for New Thought Spiritual Center of Long Island, this 15-minute talk covers the spiritual side of adversity as honored through Passover and Easter. Often the Joy we experience is related to how we process the adversity in our life.
Laughter Allowed During Lent! Details at 11... Go to the 30 min mark to see this SONG and TALK. Given at Unity of Montclair March 14, 2021.
Rev. Robert looks at Humor and Laughter as Spiritual qualities in this one-of-a-kind talk. References to Father James Martin, Mother Teresa, Einstein, Teilhard de Cahrdin, the Bible, and Elmer Fudd.
Self-Love: Beyond the Cute Cliche (Go to the 35 min mark to see this 24 min talk)
Rev. Robert takes a deeper look at the topic of Self Love. What is the "self" and who is doing the loving? Where is the love coming from and what is really ego love masquerading as "Self Love"? Includes 3 Acronyms to help remember the tools mentioned in the talk. With references from the Bible, A.A. Milne, and Carl Jung. Given at Unity of Montclair.
On Earth as it is in Heaven: Toward Inner and Outer Peace (24 min talk begins at 37:30)
On 11/29/20 Rev. Robert spoke at Unit of Montclair on interconnection, finding peace in these divided times, and more - with references to Jesus, The Little Prince and Rumi.
Re-Claiming the Feminine: A Key to our Well-Being - talk starts 29 minutes in.
For Gay Pride 2020, a look at how misogyny warps us culturally, spiritually, and physically and how re-claiming the disowned parts of ourselves that we consider feminine will help us individually and collectively to lead fuller, more inclusive lives. A 25 minute talk given at Unity of Montclair.
March 15, 2020 was the first of many broadcast-only services for Unity of New York given during the Covid-19 crisis. The talk covers the importance of love right now especially and delves into what the word can mean if we dig deeper than the usual Hallmark and pop song cliches. With references to Martin Luther King, the Quakers, Jesus, and my mom. The full talk is around 25 minutes.
See my premiere talk at Unity of New York, recorded live at Symphony Space in New York City on May 19, 2019. In it I offer a three-point program for accessing the divine creative realm. With references to Jesus, Moses, Rumi, Eckhart Tolle and more. OR See the talk as presented in Norwalk,CT
Martin Luther King and the Call to a Higher Law.
We often hear about the Dream on MLK Day, but Dr. King had a lot more to say and his radical message challenges us today to bring our spiritual beliefs into the world in a tangible way. Given at The New Thought Spiritual Center of Long Island, January 20, 2019. (MLK Weekend)
From Killing to Kindness - Spiritual Lessons from the 6th Commandment.
A metaphysical look at "Thou Shalt Not Kill," going deeper than we normally do. Given at Unity of Long Island, Fall, 2018. NOTE - The talk starts around 1:45, after the Charlton Heston movie clip....
From Greed to Gratitude - Spiritual Lessons from the 10th Commandment.
A metaphysical look at "Thou Shalt Not Covet..." The talk looks at our modern tendency toward greed and how we can move toward gratitude as a practice. Given at Unity of Long Island, Fall, 2018. NOTE - The talk starts at around 2:30, after the Charlton Heston movie clip.