July/August 2012

Table of Contents

10. Nourishing Your Body … and Your Mind

By Julie Rehm

When we nourish our bodies with food, we also strengthen the mind-body-soul connection.

14. Solace in Silence

By Deborah Shouse

Sometimes we need a break from the noise and confusion of everyday life to remind us of our connection to the divine.

17. Everything You Need Is Right Here, Right Now

An interview with David Ault, who explains how we can focus on the here and now and get the most from our lives.

21. Spirituality and Politics

By Peter Bolland

The rich and complex history of religion in the American experience, from the faith traditions of the Founding Fathers to current interest in our candidates’ faith.

25. A Unity Response to a Born-Again Christian

By Tom Thorpe

Sometimes conversations with people with fervent beliefs from other faiths leave us feeling defensive. How one minister handled a challenging conversation using the Bible to guide him. Sidebar: Do’s and Don’ts of Handling a Spiritual Adversary

31. Excerpt: The Lazarus Blueprint

By Mary-Alice and Richard Jafolla

Need help with a physical healing? Emotional healing? Trying to restore a relationship? Have an addiction problem? The steps embedded in the Lazarus story, when you apply them to your specific situation, can help lead you to the solution.

44. Voices

By Carol Schleihlein