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A Guide to the Spiritual Dimension of Care for People with Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementia

A Guide to the Spiritual Dimension of Care for People with Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementia

In this sensitive and informative book, Eileen Shamy, a pioneer of ministry to people with Alzheimer's disease, discusses how pastoral work can help to develop holistic care for those suffering from dementia and related conditions - care which involves understanding of their spiritual as well as physical needs. From her years of experience as a clergywoman working with older people in care settings, the author provides guidelines for pastoral visits to people with dementia, showing how to empathise with, understand and support individuals during a visit. She discusses what constitutes spiritual well-being in individuals and suggests ways in which this can be nurtured. Emphasising the importance of retaining dignity and freedom of choice for people with dementia, she also presents practical advice about memory cueing and leading worship for those with dementia. This book is a useful resource for a variety of people involved in pastoral care with older people, whether professionals or volunteers, from a respected author in the field of psychogeriatric care.
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Getting yourself and the person you care for ready for a morning service can be
much more exhausting then a "normal" day.
Those of us who are blessed with the help of a family member to take the
"caregivee"  to morning services, may need that time to rest  and regroup for the
rest of the day.
This does not make us godless or hedonistic. It makes us realistic about our
boundaries and capacity for outside commitments.
We can maintain our relationship with our god and spirit through meditation,
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How the Light Gets in: Writing as a Spiritual Practice   by Pat Schneider      in print
How the Light Gets In: Writing as a Spiritual Practice by Pat Schneider  as an eBook
"'When I begin to write, I open myself and wait. And when I turn toward an inner spiritual awareness, I open myself and wait.' With that
insight, Pat Schneider invites readers to contemplate their lives through spiritual observation and exploratory writing. In seventeen
concise thematic chapters that include meditations on topics such as fear, prayer, forgiveness, social justice, and death, How the Light
Gets In gracefully guides readers through the philosophical and spiritual questions that face everyone in the course of meeting life's
challenges. Praised as a 'fuse lighter' by author Julia Cameron and 'the wisest teacher of writing I know' by the celebrated writing guru
Peter Elbow, Pat Schneider has lived a life of writing and teaching, passion and compassion. With How the Light Gets In, she delves
beyond the typical 'how-to's' of writing to offer an extended rumination on two inner paths, and how they can run as one. Schneider's book
is distinct from the many others in the popular spirituality and creative writing genre by virtue of its approach, using one's lived
experience--including the experience of writing--as a springboard for expressing the often ineffable events that define everyday life. Her
belief that writing about one's own life leads to greater consciousness, satisfaction, and wisdom energizes the book and carries the
reader elegantly through difficult topics. As Schneider writes, 'All of us live in relation to mystery, and becoming conscious of that
relationship can be a beginning point for a spiritual practice--whether we experience mystery in nature, in ecstatic love, in the eyes of our
children, our friends, the animals we love, or in more strange experiences of intuition, synchronicity, or prescience.'"--Provided by

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A renowned teacher of writing, Pat Schneider is the author of ten works of poetry and nonfiction, including Writing
Alone and With Others. Founder of Amherst Writers & Artists, she travels frequently to teach and has been leading
workshops in creative writing at the Pacific School of Religion for almost thirty years. Garrison Keillor has read her
poems sixteen times on "Writers Almanac."
The Spiritual Brain: Science and Religious Experience - Digital Audio book course

The Spiritual Brain: Science and Religious Experience - Digital Audio book course

Does God exist? Do we have a soul? Is it possible to make contact with a spiritual realm? How should we respond to the divine? Will life continue beyond death? Whether you are a deeply religious person, a spiritual seeker, or one who has come to doubt or disbelieve in a spiritual power, you have probably pondered these questions and at least begun to answer them for yourself. In fact, archaeological and historical records show that even the earliest humans were aware of a spiritual realm and developed religious practices as a result. One of humanity’s most awesome forces, the spread and practice of religion has exerted a profoundly outsized effect on individuals and entire civilizations, altering the course of history. The religious impulse is so powerfully pervasive that neuroscience has posed a provocative question: Are our brains wired to worship? In The Spiritual Brain: Science and Religious Experience, award-winning scholar and practicing neuroscientist Dr. Andrew Newberg, Director of Research at the Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, offers you 24 riveting lectures that explore the new and exciting field of neurotheology, a discipline aimed at understanding the connections between our brains and different kinds of religious phenomena. Using an academic, experimental approach into what he calls “objective measures of spirituality,” Dr. Newberg attempts to explain what others have previously only guessed at: the neuroscientific basis for why religion and spirituality have played such a prominent role in human life. Spirituality through a Scientific Lens How do religious experiences originate? What is their meaning? And why does religion play such a huge role in human experience? In this captivating course, you will peer directly into the seat of all human thought and action as you experience a leading researcher delve into the relationship between brain function and spirituality. Dr. Newberg grounds The Spiritual Brain in the context of the brain’s neurophysiological structure and religious development from infancy through late adulthood. You’ll discover how the brain and spirituality appear to develop in parallel throughout a person’s life span, tracking through different stages of religious awareness. You’ll also learn how the various parts and systems of the human brain work together to create and sustain different beliefs about the world; the ways in which religious beliefs and practices have measurable, biological effects on the individuals who hold and engage in them; and why the increasing neuroscientific data help us to better understand how God, religion, and spirituality may be inextricably intertwined with ongoing brain development. Now, after millennia of human devotion to the divine, neuroscience is beginning to disclose the relationship between religion and the brain by providing answers to questions that have long eluded us. Or have they?

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Beeswax is 100% natural and a renewable resource that actually cleans the air by emitting purifying
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This Solid Confirmation Medal is a reminder of this important
step in their Spiritual growth,receiving the Holy Spirit in a
special way. We will add your name with the Saint Name
(which will be bold) you choose, plus you get to choose the
image you want best for the medal.
Whether it be your Confirmation Patron Saint you chose or a
confirmation symbol. If you do not see the Saint in the list we
provide you, please select "Other Image" and let us know in
the special instructions which figure you'd like.
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C.O. Bigelow - Essential Oil - Frankincense (Olibanum) - $24.00
Botanical Name: Boswellia carteri Plant Part: Resin Country Of Origin: France Method Of Extraction: Steam distillation
Aroma: Warm, woody, spicy, incense-like aroma.
Long used as an incense for its calming and relaxing effect. Promotes a restful sleep. Used for meditation. Lifts the mood.
Its vapors open sinus and breathing passages. Reduces inflammation. Soothes and heals inflamed skin, bruises and burns.  

Frankincense has been used since ancient times in religious ceremonies and is still used in many churches today. Some of its properties are
antiseptic, astringent,  diuretic, digestive,  and sedative. Slows down breathing and produces feelings of calm making it perfect for meditation.
Like most other oils extracted from resins, frankincense is effective for respiratory catarrhal discharge and respiratory congestion.
Used in inhalations, it may be helpful for asthma sufferers as it eases shortness of breath.
Ideal oil for mature, wrinkled skin in need of a lift.  
Aromatherapy use: This is a very high quality oil with an exceptional aroma. Wild trees are not harmed by the harvesting of the resin.

Blends well with basil, geranium, lavender, orange, neroli, patchouli and sandalwood.
Made in USA.

C.O. Bigelow - Essential Oil - Myrrh $25.00
Botanical Name: Commiphora myrrha Plant Part: Resin Country Of Origin: France Method Of Extraction: Steam Distillation
Aroma: Smoky and slightly musky aroma.

Strongly antiseptic. Tonifies and rejuvenates the skin. Soothes inflamed tissue. Useful for meditation, weakness and lack of incentive. Its drying
action is effective against excessive mucous in the lungs. Used to ease bronchitis, colds and sore throats.  Myrrh is antiseptic, astringent,
deodorant, disinfectant and diuretic and is one of the most renowned incenses along with frankincense. It is thought to enhance spirituality and
may be used either in an oil burner or inhaled directly.

Lifts feelings of weakness, apathy and lack of incentive and also has a cooling effect on heated emotions. Recommended in cases of bronchitis,
colds, sore throats, and coughs.  Stimulates and invigorates the immune system.  It is specially valuable for wounds that are slow to heal and for
weepy eczema and athlete's foot.

Blends well with clove, frankincense, lavender and sandalwood.

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Caution: Not recommended to be used during pregnancy.
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