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The Asylum – Spiritual Story By Kahlil Gibran

The Asylum

I was strolling in the gardens of an insane asylum when I met a young man who was reading a philosophy book. His behavior and his evident good health made him stand out from the other inmates. I sat down beside him and asked: What are you doing here? He looked at me, surprised. But seeing that I was not one of the doctors, he replied...
The Benefit of Another Perspective – Spiritual Story By Matthew Joyce

The Benefit of Another Perspective

As soon as I sat in meditation I met my spirit guide Chien. "Come on, let's go," he said as if I'd arrived just in time. "Where are we going?" I asked. "On an adventure" he called over his shoulder as he shot off into the blackness. "Follow me." So I did. I launched myself in the blackness...
The Panhandler's Box – Spiritual Story By Matthew Joyce

The Panhandler’s Box

Once there was a panhandler who sat on a street corner begging for spare change from passersby. Every day he sat on the curb with a ripped and tattered cardboard sign on which he had scrawled "Help. Please." He held out his sign to one and all, while at his feet lay a black bowler hat into which they might place a coin or a bill. If people were generous he was sometimes able to beg enough for a hearty meal within a few hours. But if people were stingy...
Odessa Is Like That – Christian Story By Paulo Coelho

Odessa Is Like That

Catherine the Great received some boxes of freshly harvested oranges in the dead cold of winter. The note that came with it said they were from a distant port. The note said, 'See what we are capable of bringing to you? We need your help to grow even more.' Impressed, she sent a massive amount of money so that this port could develop further. However, the oranges had been brought from other countries through the Black Sea. Without telling lies, the note to the empress did not...
The Power of Love – Spiritual Story By Janet Hobbs

The Power of Love

Once upon a time there was a monk who after 20 years, finally achieved self-realization and heard the call to write a book. He had never forgotten that as a young monk, he had been confused and upset by ponderous and misguided religious writings. One day in his despair, he vowed that when he finally understood LOVE, he would write something true, something heartfelt and something that would actually assist people in their journey. For he felt that LOVE, although talked about, was...
A Bank Savings Account Book – Spiritual Story

A Bank Savings Account Book

My mother sent me a bank savings account book on the eve of my wedding. There had $1000.00 in it. My mother smiled and said, 'You both are going to deposit some money in it from time to time, when something is worth for memorable. Besides the money, you both learn that there will have the unlimited of happiness as you both grow old together.' My husband...
A Bible For Graduation - Christian Story

A Bible For Graduation

A young man was getting ready to graduate from college. For many months he had admired a beautiful sports car in a dealer's showroom, and knowing his father could well afford it, he told him that was all he wanted. As Graduation Day approached, the young man awaited signs that his father had purchased the car. Finally, on the morning of his graduation, his father called him into his private study. His father told him...
A Boat Called Freedom – Spiritual Story By Iain Legg

A Boat Called Freedom

I was coughing, spluttering. Salty seawater filled my mouth. I looked up and everywhere there were people swimming. There must have been thousands of people ...a multitude of arms and legs kicking, all moving in one huge anti clockwise circle, the size of an athletic track. In the center was a small desert island with a few palm trees and a person who was throwing food to the swimmers. What was going on? How had I got here?
Five Words – Spiritual Story By Guy Finley

Five Words

Tessa was a beautiful young girl who lived in the midwest, and her sister Claudia by some good fortune, sometime earlier in their lvies (1-2 years) had come to Hollywood CA to become an actress. Claudia didn't quite make it to the actress stage yet, but had become a stand-in for a very powerful and successful actress. So this was Tessa's great journey to the west to....
Story of the Seed – Spiritual Story By Francis Kong

Story of the Seed

A successful business man was growing old and knew it was time to choose a successor to take over the business. Instead of choosing one of his Directors or his children, he decided to do something different. He called all the young executives in his company together. He said, 'It is time for me to step down and choose the next CEO. I have decided to choose one of you...