Spiritual Conversation with Jacqueline Claire

Spiritual Conversation with Jacqueline Claire

www.jacquelineclaireart.com
Honest explorations of spiritual ideas to brighten your life.


Overcoming a Culture of Backbiting
Jun 30 • 11 min
Let’s have a spiritual conversation about overcoming a culture of backbiting. Not only is backbiting divisive, it also corrodes our happiness, relationships and hurts our souls. And it is SO pervasive in our culture! Friendships are often based in it, the…
Special Father’s Day: Short Story Reading
Jun 21 • 11 min
Join me in something new and a little bit different. In this episode I share an original short story in an unusual but heartfelt homage to Fathers, and Father’s Day. I hope you enjoy! Patreon Art Classroom: https://www.patreon.com/jacquelineclaireart Join…
Making Sense of Loss
Jun 16 • 15 min
Let’s have a spiritual conversation about making sense (and finding peace) with that oh so common experience of loss. As we mourn, or beat our heads against the wall wondering “why did this have to happen?” here are some answers to reflect on that might…
How to be Happy During Difficulties
Jun 2 • 15 min
Let’s have a spiritual conversation about being happy during our difficulties and passing those spiritual tests! We all know life is full of challenges - that fantasy of permanent ease just doesn’t exist. But we CAN learn how to be happy in the midst of…
How We Can End Racism and Prejudice
May 19 • 8 min
Let’s have a spiritual conversation about an incredibly vital issue - ending racism and prejudice. Join me in my first ever live video exploration of applying spiritual principles to the inner workings of our own minds to heal the drive to judge,…
How to Open Your Heart (And Why You Need To)
May 5 • 17 min
Let’s have a spiritual conversation about what it takes to truly open our hearts, and how doing so frees up vital energy we need to live our best lives. Join me in exploring a famous passage by ‘Abdu’l-Baha and “The Untethered Soul; A Journey Beyond…
How to Get Unstuck
Apr 28 • 11 min
Let’s have a spiritual conversation about how to move beyond our current limitations. If we’re growing (and we want to be!) we are always going to be pushing up against our own boundaries and inner obstacles. In this episode we’ll explore three methods…
Grounded for Life?
Apr 21 • 17 min
Let’s have a spiritual conversation about how we’ve all been grounded for life! And how for the time being, that might not be such a bad thing. Here is the quote from ‘Abdu’l-Baha: Verily, God has chosen you for His love and knowledge; God has chosen you…
Finding JOY and LIVING Your Purpose
Apr 14 • 10 min
Let’s have a spiritual conversation about finding your joy and purpose. Two things we hear a lot about in motivational messaging - but what does it really mean for us in our day to day lives, and how do we find it? Personally, I believe it is much more…
How to Embrace Your Life (Right Now)
Apr 7 • 16 min
Let’s have a spiritual conversation about the times we find ourselves living in, how rebirth can feel like death while it’s happening, what it takes to live with courage (a deep breath and a leap) and how to say YES to life right now (no matter what) as…
Is Hope Just a Four-Letter Word?
Mar 31 • 13 min
Let’s have a spiritual conversation about Hope. Hope has a mixed reputation, and in this episode I explore the difference between egoic hope and Holy Hope from a personal perspective. I will also touch on the Enneagram, a fascinating personality typology…
Spiritual Resilience in the Time of COVID-19
Mar 23 • 12 min
Let’s have a spiritual conversation about connecting with our spiritual purpose in the midst of the COVID-19 Pandemic. Many of us are scared and worried. All of us are experiencing a disruption to our usual routines. This time is a heightened individual…
What If Things Aren’t Going How You Wanted?
Mar 13 • 10 min
Let’s have a spiritual conversation about how to roll with grace and gratitude when things aren’t going how you wanted! I’ve learned a little about this through the process of making art. It is the unexpected twists that not only make life (and art)…
The Watchman, Part 2: A Jungian View
Aug 10, 2019 • 12 min
Let’s have a spiritual conversation about the parable of the Watchman from The Seven Valleys, written by Bahá’u’lláh in Baghdad after He returned from Kurdistan in 1856. The Seven Valleys and the Four Valleys were addressed to Sufi mystics with whom He…
The Watchman, Part 1: When the Going Gets Rough
Aug 5, 2019 • 9 min
Let’s have a spiritual conversation about the parable of the Watchman from The Seven Valleys, written by Bahá’u’lláh in Baghdad after He returned from Kurdistan in 1856. The Seven Valleys and the Four Valleys were addressed to Sufi mystics with whom He…