Video Blog

Be Like A Thermostat

Choosing your response to what happens in life is your greatest freedom. Learn more in this video: “Be Like A Thermostat”. Full Video Text: A thermometer registers the temperature of the environment, right? It registers—if it’s warm out, the temperature on the thermometer goes up; if it’s cold, it goes down. It just reacts to…

In Conflict, Return To The “I”

In this video, Justin Epstein discusses staying centered in the midst of conflict. Full Video Text: In feudal China, many, many years ago, there was a Zen master, Manindra, who was well known in the area.  He would welcome people; entertain people…sages and monks and other visiting people.  He was known for having an unfathomable…

Honor Thy Father & Thy Mother

Honor Thy Father & Thy Mother What does it really mean to “Honor Thy Father and Thy Mother? In this excerpt from his talk “Charisma vs Character”, Justin Epstein takes a look. Full Video Text: When I was a freshman in college, I read the bible for the first time. Of course, I was raised…

Character vs Personality Ethic

Character vs Personality Ethic Ever meet someone who had great charisma, but not such great character? How can you tell the difference? From his talk “Charisma vs Character”: Character vs Personality Ethic. Full Video Text: The late Stephen Covey, author of the Seven Habits of Highly Effective People…He tells a story of he and his…

Developing Character

Developing Character Ever meet someone who had great charisma, but not such great character? How can you tell the difference? From his talk “Charisma vs Character”: Developing Character Full Video Text: How do you develop character? Well, one is: Self-awareness, introspection…looking at “what are my motives?” “What do I value?” “How am I showing up?”…

God Told Me

God Told Me While we all seek God’s guidance, let’s be careful not to use our spirituality to convince people we’re “right”. Learn more in this brief video. Full text below: Love does not insist on its own way. Wow! Do we ever insist on our own way? Do we ever insist that we’re right…

It’s OK To Feel Good

It’s OK To Feel Good!  Really, we promise.  Watch the video and learn more. Full Video Text: You know, another interesting thing about people, they become uncomfortable with feeling good.  Swami Muktananda used to ask people:  What’s the difference between feeling good and feeling God?  And then he would hold up a zero in this…

Love Heals Hate

Read any paper or watch any news program and you’ll see evidence of hatred in this world.  What can we, as students of the Unity path, do to heal the hate?  Justin Epstein takes a look, in this video: “Love Heals Hate”. Full Video Text: When we are angry, bitter, and resentful—what happens—we dim our…

Have Compassion For Yourself

Read any paper or watch any news program and you’ll see evidence of hatred in this world.  What can we, as students of the Unity path, do to heal the hate?  Justin Epstein takes a look, in this video: Have Compassion For Yourself. FULL VIDEO TEXT: Studies have shown that when we are hard on…