“To find the truth, we will need to navigate the mazes of the dark areas of our own souls. We will run into the temptation to stay stuck and enjoy the thrill of our own negativity. We must work to overcome this.”

—Jill Loree

Guidance for Spiritual Growth

Phoenesse® offers a fresh approach to timeless spiritual teachings that show us how to repair our deepest wounds and restore ourselves to wholeness. Combining brevity with levity, these transformational instructions are designed for people who are ready to wake up but don’t have all day to do it.

So let’s go. It’s time to move fearlessly through whatever is blocking our light. Let's do this work; let’s light up this world.

What are the teachings?

The World is Our Mirror: Transference vs. Projection

Reading Time: 2 minutes

What’s the difference between transference and projection? Transference is what happens when we harbor certain feelings we aren’t aware of towards one or both of our parents. We then go about life directing these same unresolved, conflicted and often contradictory feelings on other people. Our demand is that they fix their problems so we won’t have to feel this way.…


Finding Christ in Christmas

Reading Time: 5 minutes

Looking for a really good Christmas story? Holy Moly packs a punch. Now through the end of December, you can read HOLY MOLY for free, online. This is my gift to all. Merry Christmas, everyone! Part I: The Way of Things 1 The Good Lord Willing Free will is a topic of great confusion for many. So which is it? Door…

Spirituality and sexuality

Spirituality & Sexuality: What’s the Connection?

Reading Time: 3 minutes

The two seemingly unrelated topics of spirituality and sexuality have more in common than meets the eye. To get started on the right foot, let’s briefly untangle spirituality from religion. Boiling it down to simple terms, in religion we believe God is outside of us, and we go somewhere—to a church, a temple, or a shrine—to find God. Often, someone…