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The Toltec practice of numerology adds the jewel numbers by single digits. If the sum total is greater than 33, then the digits of the final number are added once more (34 becomes 7). 856 more words

Encyclopedia Entry

The Insatiable Search for Peace and Rest

Human beings were made for God (Psalm 100:3, Acts 17:26–27), but something has gone deeply wrong. Sin has cut us off from our Creator and left us out-of-sync with each other and ourselves. 1,012 more words

Christian Life

Sum, ergo ego

Elsewhere on the internet today, someone asked a question about why it seems like everyone is hating the ego these days. What I thought would originally be a short response turned out to be a little more involved – since I think this question and my response to it would fit here, I’m posting it :-) 415 more words


The Chronicle of CAPTAIN TRUTH! (part 3)

Start the chronicle from the beginning at Part 1

Think this is fiction? May be a little more real than you think.

Captain Truth is an ethnographic parable.


The Persistent Ego

The ego is a very tricky character. It can present us with all sorts of ideas that have the persuasiveness of a major ad agency. It may cater to our self-satisfaction or desire for something harmful or essentially irrelevant to our lives. 920 more words

Reaction and Mess

I mentioned self-importance in the previous post and this is the manifestation of the dark jewel Egotism. It is everywhere to differing degrees. It does not take very much at all to trigger a reaction based almost entirely on the jewel. 295 more words

Self Discovery

Harmony, self-care and egotism

Hello gorgeous,

You might think it’s a weird combination of words I am using today… And you must know as well how much I recommend self-care and self-love, because it all starts with our selves… 555 more words