Yoga Thesis Part 2: What is Worship?

What is Worship? (continued from Introduction) Worship sounds like a lofty word; the kind reserved for a religious elite. But worship is an experience of every man and woman. Built into our humanity is the desire for relationships, love and the expression of both....

Yoga Thesis Part 1: Introduction

Yesterday, a California judge ruled against the claim that yoga in schools was religious instruction. This is such a timely outcome for me personally as this Sunday I will be presenting my yoga thesis on a very related topic. Selected well over a year ago, I have been...

Meddle and Metal

I grew up in a Southern Baptist church. There is much good to be said about the experience, most importantly that the saving grace of the Lord was meant for us all! There were a few less stellar experiences, like Laura Ashley prints and shoulderpads on every dress in...

Happy Baby Steps

Tonight I was the last minute sub for a Foundations yoga series course. Foundations 3, a four week course, builds on the basics honed in sessions 1 and 2 and adds in myth, mantra and pranayama (breath-work). Speaking of breath, what took mine away is how amazing these...

Purpose, Postures and Prayer

Yoga should be accustomed to a microscopic lens. Its increased popularity the past decade has it being examined from every angle and genre. But yesterday, yoga went under oath. Well, proponets for and advocates against yoga will be under oath. On May 20th in...