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Dr. Christopher Kerr: Dreams & Visions Of The Dying

by David Sunfellow

Dr. Christopher W. Kerr is the Chief Medical Officer at The Center for Hospice and Palliative Care in Buffalo, New York, where he has worked since 1999. His background in research has evolved from bench science towards the human experience of illness as witnessed from the bedside, specifically patients’ dreams and visions at the end […]

Shared Death Experiences

by David Sunfellow

Shared-Death Experiences (SDE) Original Link Shared-death experiences (SDE) have been documented by the Society for Psychical Research in London since the late 1800s. Peter Fenwick, MD, and Elizabeth Fenwick, RN, who research end-of-life phenomena, have collected hundreds of shared-death experiences in the United Kingdom and in Northern Europe. Dr. Raymond Moody formally coined the term […]

Groundbreaking Book: ‘God and the Afterlife’

by David Sunfellow

God and the Afterlife: The Groundbreaking New Evidence for God and Near-Death Experience By Jeffrey Long, Paul Perry Published by HarperOne on June 28, 2016 224 pages Excerpts: “Our situation regarding NDEs is similar to the way humanity learned of exotic lands during the ancient era of exploration. After sailors returned from long voyages and wrote […]

How To Love Ourselves

by David Sunfellow

How To Love Ourselves By David Sunfellow Near-death experiences strongly champion the idea that we need to love ourselves. If we could see and love ourselves as God does our lives would be completely transformed. So would our relationships with everyone and everything else. You would think that loving ourselves wouldn’t be so difficult, especially […]

Why Don’t NDEs Provide More Specifics?

by David Sunfellow

Why Don’t NDEs Provide More Specifics? By David Sunfellow Original Link Why don’t NDEs provide more specifics, telling us, for example, what kind of foods to eat? From where I’m sitting, NDEs do address this indirectly. For example, many NDErs become vegetarians after their experience. Some, like Amy Call, are given messages that something is […]

Natural Compassion

by David Sunfellow

Natural Compassion From the book “How Can I Help?” by Ram Dass and Paul Gorman I was in about forty feet of water, alone. I knew I should not have gone alone, but I was very competent and just took a chance. There was not much current, and the water was so warm and clear […]

Why We Are Here (Julie Aubier)

by David Sunfellow

Why We Are Here By Near-Death Experiencer Julie Aubier When I was 19, I [was] violently attacked and I had a near-death experience. I completely left my body. First, I saw myself… [from] the corner of the room… I was looking [down] at myself… At that moment, I saw my aggressor, I saw what was […]

Operation Chop-Chop (Tom Sawyer)

by David Sunfellow

Operation Chop-Chop By Near-Death Experiencer Tom Sawyer Original Link I know that I experienced a total life review, but I have never been able to fit it properly into any of that basic chronology. It had to have happened from the center of the tunnel or the movement within the tunnel, prior to what I […]

“Love The Person You’re With”

by David Sunfellow

Original Link ……………. Howard Storm (born October 26, 1946, in Flushing, New York) is a former atheist and art professor and chairman of the art department at the Northern Kentucky University. He is best known as the author of “My Descent Into Death” which details his near-death experience. Storm’s NDE is regarded as one of the most complete […]

Teaching Others About NDEs

by David Sunfellow

Teaching Others About Near-Death Experiences By David Sunfellow Many of us realize that the core truths championed by near-death experiences have the potential to change the world. After we’ve educated ourselves and started applying NDE truths to our personal lives, the next step is to share what we’ve learned with others. If you’re ready for this step and […]

Reverend Matthew Wright, Teilhard de Chardin, The Second Axial Age

by David Sunfellow

Reverend Matthew Wright, Teilhard de Chardin, The Second Axial Age The Reverend Matthew Wright is an Episcopal priest, writer, and retreat leader working to renew the Christian Wisdom tradition within a wider interspiritual framework.  He writes a monthly column, Belonging, for Contemplative Journal and serves as priest-in-charge at St. Gregory’s Episcopal Church in Woodstock, NY.  Matthew […]

Jesus & The Ancient Jewish Purity System

by David Sunfellow

Jesus & The Ancient Jewish Purity System By David Sunfellow In the time of Jesus, it was believed that you had to be pure to stay in God’s good graces. The Jewish purity system of first century Palestine was built around a system that elevated the most pure and reviled the most impure. One’s purity […]

Swedenborg: How Different Religions Coexist in Heaven

by David Sunfellow

Curtis Childs of the Swedenborg Foundation has been cranking out some fantastic videos that illuminate the sometimes dense world of mystic and near-death experiencer Emanuel Swedenborg. Their most recent video tackles the subject of “How Different Religions Coexist in Heaven”. I found Swedenborg’s description of heaven utterly wonderful. Why? Because it echoes — and elaborates on — […]

Life Is All About Relationship

by David Sunfellow

Life Is All About Relationship By David Sunfellow Original Link One of the major themes that emerge in NDEs is that life is about relationship. Once we begin to understand what this means, a whole new world of understanding emerges. Whereas before we may have focused on some areas of our life and ignored others, […]

It’s The Little Things

by David Sunfellow

It’s The Little Things (v1.1) By David Sunfellow It’s the little things in life that are the big things. Respond to opportunities to express kindness, caring, and compassion that cross our path, especially those that seem small and insignificant. Treat everyone and everything — humans, animals, plants, objects, the unseen forces of life — kindly […]

Rebooting Our Relationship With Technology

by David Sunfellow

Rebooting Our Relationship With Technology By David Sunfellow Version 1.1 • Take one 5 minute break for every 30 minutes you work on a computer • Consider buying or creating a standing desk so sitting time is minimized • When it is time to take a break, walk around (avoid sitting for long periods of […]

The Healthy Relationship Preamble

by David Sunfellow

The first version of “The Healthy Relationship Preamble” emerged in 2008. It grew out of a desire to understand the core qualities of healthy, happy, deeply fulfilling and transformative relationships — and fashion these core qualities into a simple, one-page statement. This is the second major version of The Preamble, which continues to evolve as more people […]

Dream: The Black Blob

by David Sunfellow

The Black Blob By David Sunfellow July 21, 2014 To set the stage, for the past few days I have been dealing with some interpersonal issues that have been emotionally upsetting. Because dealing with emotionally charged interpersonal issues is a universal theme for all of us, I thought some of you might find this dream […]

Dream: The Young Couple

by David Sunfellow

Dream: The Young Couple By David Sunfellow February 14-15, 2012 I had the sweetest little dream last night. It grew out of trying, once again, to come to a deeper understanding of how to relate to other people. When should we go along with something; when should we opt out, how can we go along […]

Dream: The Healthier We Are On The Inside…

by David Sunfellow

The Healthier We Are On The Inside… By David Sunfellow First published Saturday, November 20, 2010 Links updated Tuesday, July 24, 2012 Background Information: While I’ve been aware of and working with manifestation principles for many years (we create our reality through the power of our thoughts, emotions, intentions), lately I’ve been getting a near-constant dose of reminders. […]