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Spirit of Life Radio Program - Exploring Science and Spirituality (Formerly, Metaphysical Universe)

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ICMH Church offers a variety of educational programs including regular live broadcasts. We continually work to feature a growing variety of topics and occasional guest speakers that contain many practical life-skills and relationship-enriching techniques. These will not only improve your life, but will also lift your spirits!


December 2020 Programs

December 2, 2020

Mindful Expansion - Our Tumultuous Times and Discrimination with Dr. Norman Wilson

We're living through arguably the most difficult period chaos and uncertainty than we've seen in a generation. Joining us tonight is Dr. Norman Wilson to discuss "Our Tumultuous Times and Discrimination" where he addresses human bias, the terrible difficulty much of the world is enduring, and how we can still overcome it. He addresses the utter uniqueness of a human life, it's value, and power. Join us as we explore how we can change the world for the better, each and every one of us. Because remember it can be, and so often is, a truly wonderful world!


December 9, 2020

Mindful Expansion - Cryptozoology and Paranormal Phenomena

Tonight we explore the fascinating world of Cryptozoology and the paranormal!


December 16, 2020

Mindful Expansion - Cryptids and the Paranormal Part 2

The world of Cryptozoology is vast and again we explore the myths, legends, and tales of creatures from around the world. We look into indigenous peoples accounts of creatures and beings outside the scope of our knowledge. We delve into the relationship between the spiritual world of ghosts, the afterlife and soul, and the connection all life has to each other. And we again dive into UFOs but with a more historic look at legends and accounts from early cultures. Please join us as we explore part two of our dive into cryptozoology and all things paranormal!


December 23, 2020

Mindful Expansion - The Season of Yule, and Winter Traditions

Join us as we explore Yule season, and go so much deeper into winter traditions! We explore some of the most fascinating winter solstice celebrations from around the world, and we dive into some of the fun myths from our past. Come with us tonight for a fun and festive journey through the traditions and celebrations that have brought humans together for countless millennia!


December 30, 2020

Mindful Expansion - Taking Inventory and Preparing for a New Year

2020 has been one for the history books, and it has been difficult on many. Tonight we take stock of the lessons we’ve learned, the successes we’ve had, and the challenges we’ve endured. We look to the future and consider how we can improve ourselves. We discuss the vital importance of educating ourselves, of continually learning throughout our lives. And we talk about the need to relearn lessons from time to time. Join us tonight as we reflect on the past, and prepare for our future!


November 2020 Programs

November 4, 2020

Mindful Expansion - How to Cope With Election Anxiety and Stress, with Dr. Doug Kelley

During this time of election uncertainty, anxiety and stress will inevitably be present, but we can find ways to manage and deal with those feelings. Tonight Dr. Kelley joins us to explore how to do just this. We discuss how focusing on what we can control and not what we can’t, embracing those things that bring us joy, and looking at the wider context of life allows us to mitigate these negative emotions. Hang in there and join us as we tackle these topics and more in this week’s Spirit of Life weekly broadcast!


November 11, 2020

Mindful Expansion - No Program Tonight

Due to Tropical Storm Eta

November 18, 2020

Mindful Expansion - Coping with Quarantine and Isolation

It’s not uncommon for many of us to go through protracted periods of isolation, and even quarantine during this global pandemic. We are inherent social beings and there are undeniable costs to this isolation. Tonight we explore ways to cope with the pain and difficulty of the change that comes from our seclusion and how to overcome feelings of negativity. We talk about the power of empathy, and ways that we can stay connected with one another. And we discuss the benefits of being the best version of ourselves that we can, finding new skills, and using this time to expand our knowledge. Join us as we delve further into this topic and more on The Spirit of Life Broadcast!


November 25, 2020

Mindful Expansion - Attracting Love and Abundance in Life

In this hectic, chaotic, and often difficult world, how do we attract love and abundance? How do we define what abundance is? We delve into these concepts tonight, exploring different facets of love in our life from the romantic to simple love of life around us, and discuss the relative nature of abundance. We talk about the always powerful force of positivity in our behavior, and breaking down the unnecessary barriers that hinder our ability to see the love that already exists in our life. Join us as we again explore the nature of our awareness and the human experience!


October 2020 Programs

October 7, 2020

Mindful Expansion - No Program Today

Due to U.S. Vice Presidential Debate


October 14, 2020

Mindful Expansion - Cult DNA with Dr. Doug Kelley - How to Identify and Avoid the Cult Mentality

Cults have existed throughout known human history. What are the characteristics of a cult, and what draws people into them? What causes people to abandon their critical thinking to join these groups? Tonight we answer these questions, and more. We discuss how cults control their members and exert their influence over almost every aspect of their lives, how to identify what a cult is, and how to avoid them. Join us as we explore these topics, and celebrate individualism and thinking for ourselves!


October 21, 2020

Mindful Expansion - The Metaphysics of Time Travel

Tonight we had a fun and fascinating discussion covering the broad topic of time travel, some of the science behind it and how it's impacted our culture and fiction. We discuss the metaphysical aspect of time, the relative nature of time and our perceptions. Join us for another dive into the metaphysical world!


October 28, 2020

Mindful Expansion - Ghosts, Goblins, and the Paranormal

Tonight we explore the origins and history surrounding Halloween, and the ghosts, goblins, and other paranormal creatures and phenomena that surround it. How did this tradition start? How do some of these creatures of myth and legend play into our psyche and shape our view of reality? We delve into the ancient traditions of Celtic and Norse mythology and how they’ve evolved into the modern era, and traditions from around the world. Join us as we explore the sometimes spooky but always fascinating world of the paranormal!


September 2020 Programs

September 2, 2020

Mindful Expansion - That Which is Right with Humanity, with Dr. Doug Kelley

During difficult times it’s more important than ever to consider that which is right with humanity. Tonight we discuss the joy we can bring to one another, music, the arts, and the great works of creation of all kinds. Remember also, the little things we do for each other in life can have a big impact and echo through our society. We also discuss the darker side of humanity and those things upon which we still must improve. Join us as we discuss the often bright nature of humanity and how we can become our best selves!


September 9, 2020

Mindful Expansion - UFO's Past and Present

Tonight we had a wide ranging discussion of UFOs and similar phenomena. We explore the history of UFO sightings, from recently revealed videos and sightings to events going back to World War 2 and even prior to the 20th century. Join us as we discuss and explore the possibilities of our universe!


September 16, 2020

Mindful Expansion

Tonight we had a wide ranging and open discussion of several topics, including critical thinking and reasonable doubt. In a world of so much contradictory information how can we sort out the truth? Join us as we discuss the power of reason and objective considerations to reality.


September 23, 2020

Mindful Expansion

What does it mean to be human? How do nature and nurture coincide? Join us as we discuss these questions and more, as well as explore the nature of humanity!


September 30, 2020

Mindful Expansion - Law of Control

Navigating our social groups and managing interpersonal relationships is not always an easy road. Tonight we discuss the importance of the Law of Control, that we can not control others but that we can have a positive influence. We reflect on the importance of respecting healthy boundaries, as well as how to control ourselves and manage our lives. And perhaps most important of all, we talk about how to avoid others having unhealthy control over our own lives. Join us as we continue to explore the nature of humanity!


August 2020 Programs

August 5, 2020

Mindful Expansion - How to Manage Stressful and Changing Times with Dr. Doug Kelley

Tonight Dr. Kelley joins us to discuss the importance of rising above our fears and raising our level of awareness to be part of the solution. We discuss how people in power are not always the experts we once thought, and finding ways to use our creativity to help our focus and relax our anxiety. Join us for another fascinating discussion of metaphysics and the world around us!


August 12, 2020

Mindful Expansion - Numerology and the Cycles of Our Life

Join us as Dr. Hunter brings us through an insightful and engaging discussion of Numerology. We discuss the nature of cycles, and how patterns affect our lives. Please join us as we explore the metaphysical world once again!


August 19, 2020

Mindful Expansion - The Moon, the Stars, and Humanity

Tonight we discuss the patterns of our lives, and the role the moon, sun, and stars play in those patterns. We discuss the lore of the past and what reasonable conclusions we can draw from modern knowledge. Join us as we delve into the mysterious nature of the metaphysical world!


August 26, 2020

Mindful Expansion - The Metaphysics of Life and Death

Tonight we discussed the cycles of life and death, the chaotic order of the universe and the constant change that drives it. We discuss many different philosophical concepts of life after death and what they entail. We talk about the power of thought, and how not to be ruled by fear. Join us for a rational, metaphysical, and engaging discussion of the concept of life after death and the cycles we find ourselves in.



July 2020 Programs

July 1, 2020

Mindful Expansion - The Greatest Gift You Can Give, with Dr. Doug Kelley

With Covid-19, civil rights protests, and inaction by political leaders, it seems like the world is in chaos. Tonight we delve into how to navigate the difficult times we find ourselves in, the importance of a positive focus, and the good that has come to the world amidst the uncertainty and strife. Join us as we have a timely discussion of recent events, and how to find peace in a chaotic world.


July 8, 2020

Mindful Expansion

Tonight we had a wide ranging discussion of the recent aura of change in the world, we discussed the concept of the “dark night of the soul” and what it is, and we engaged in a meaningful discussion of how to process these changes and find our way. Join us for another lively discussion of metaphysics and the world around us!


July 15, 2020

Mindful Expansion - How Can We Change the World Without Giving Unsolicited Advice?

What is unsolicited advice? How can we focus on what we can control, and understanding the balance of boundaries? Join us for another engaging discussion to answer these questions, and more!


July 22, 2020

Mindful Expansion - How Do You Manage a Sad or Irritable Day?

Tonight we discussed how we can cope and manage sad, irritable, or anxious days. We discuss how it’s ok to feel your emotions, not to dwell in them but to experience them in a balanced and healthy way. Join us as we discuss the link between body and mind, the power of laughter, and the metaphysical nature of our emotions.


July 29, 2020

Mindful Expansion - How Our Psychic Intuitions Change as We Grow

What are the patterns of our lives? How does our intuition and understanding grow as we evolve? How do our psychic intuitions change as we grow? Join us as we tackle these questions and continue to explore the metaphysical world.


June 2020 Programs

June 3, 2020

Mindful Expansion - The Greatest Gift You Can Give, with Dr. Doug Kelley

Dr. Doug Kelley discusses the greatest gift we can give, especially during this time of racial protests.


June 10, 2020

Mindful Expansion -NO PROGRAM TONIGHT

Due to illness (no, not COVID-19).


June 17, 2020

Mindful Expansion - - Honing Your Intuition

Tonight we had a compelling discussion on the topic of intuition, insight, and our level of awareness of the reality around us. We discuss ways to hone our intuition, and the dangers of letting strong emotion cloud our insight.


June 24, 2020

Mindful Expansion - Metaphysical Lessons from the Natural World

Tonight we discussed the Metaphysics of Nature, the entangled reality we all share, and the balance needed in life. We discuss how the natural world affects us, the implications for awareness, and the lessons that can be learned from nature. Join us for another fascinating discussion of metaphysics!


May 2020 Programs

May 6, 2020

Mindful Expansion - ICMH Church - The First 10 Years

Join us for a trip down memory lane and a history of Metaphysical Humanism with Dr. Doug Kelley. Dr. Hunter joins in a fascinating conversation with Dr. Kelley as he remembers the origins to the International Church of Metaphysical Humanism, how he developed the courses and the story behind the school.


May 13, 2020

Mindful Expansion - The Art of Conversation and Communication

Today we discuss what it is to have a good conversation, it’s importance and how it brings us together. We discuss true communication, the two-way exchange of ideas and knowledge. As always curiosity paves the way, and we talk tonight about the importance of telling our story and hearing another. Join us for a discussion of curiosity, community, communication, and the power of a story.


May 20, 2020

Mindful Expansion - The Concept of Truth

Tonight we delve into the concept of truth and what shapes our reality. Join us for a riveting discussion of truth, morality, and how our perspective can shape both. We also explore the concept of objective reality & truth.


May 27, 2020

Mindful Expansion - The Meaning of Life

What is the meaning of life? IS there a meaning of life? Or perhaps the best question is, what is the meaning of YOUR life? Join us for another fascinating discussion involving concepts of reality, of purpose, and a captivating discussion of how the concept of reincarnation can relate to life’s purpose.


April 2020 Programs

April 1, 2020

Mindful Expansion - How We Make Opinions

Discussion points include: Tonight we discussed how we form our opinions, how they can be based on emotion, especially fear. A great discussion of the value of critical thinking when it comes to our own opinions and judgments, and how to avoid falling into group think. We also explored the true value of focusing on what we can control in times of uncertainty.


April 8, 2020

Mindful Expansion

Dr. Kelley joins us for a discussion ranging from the importance of keeping a level head in crisis, to the value of using the time we find ourselves with to better ourselves and promote our education. We celebrate the anniversary of student graduations not only with our alumni in our live chat, but Dr. Hunter’s as well! Dr.’s Kelley and Hunter take a trip down memory lane discussing the early days of the school and Dr. Hunter’s graduation, 9 years ago this month!


April 15, 2020

Mindful Expansion

Tonight we had a wide ranging discussion about several topics. We discuss fear and anxiety and how to control those feelings. We discuss not only the importance of focusing on what you can control, but also being mindful of what we should and should not control. We touched on concepts of nature, human thought, and our place in the world. And we touched on next week’s topic of reincarnation.


April 22, 2020

Mindful Expansion - Reincarnation

Tonight we had a fascinating discussion of the traditional concepts of reincarnation from Hindu & Buddhist origins, and it’s modern interpretations. We discussed genetic memory, and possible alternatives to past life memories. We also had a hypothetical discussion of reincarnation co-existing with a spiritual afterlife.


April 29, 2020

Mindful Expansion - The Hidden Secrets of Blood Types

Tonight we had a discussion that ranged from the history and hidden meanings of blood types, to the nature of human evolution, the possibility of alien life, and of life and existence itself! Join us for a wide ranging conversation about the nature of life and what it is to be human.


March 2020 Programs

March 4, 2020

Mindful Expansion - The Dangers of Them-Esteem with Dr. Doug Kelley

Discussion points include: The dangers of them-esteem.


March 11, 2020

Mindful Expansion - Human Ingenuity and Imagination

This week we discussed ingenuity driven by creativity & necessity; abstract thought and awareness including a fascinating discussion of artificial intelligence; and our imaginations and how they power our reality and shape our culture.


March 18, 2020

Mindful Expansion - How to Manage and Overcome Fear

Discussion points include: Keeping a level head, managing fear, and being a positive force in the community.


March 25, 2020

Mindful Expansion - The Power of the Human Spirit

Tonight we discussed the indomitable power of the human spirit, and how we pull together in difficult times. We explore the small human kindness that keeps our hope alive and our society moving forward. We discussed the importance of holding to reason. We also discussed the ability to learn from our past, adapt, and survive. Humanity is strong; it will always overcome!


February 2020 Programs

February 5, 2020

Mindful Expansion - Paying it Forward with Kindness with Dr. Doug Kelley

Discussion points include: Paying it forward with kindness; Empowerment; Sacred Obligations; Communication; Think for Yourself; Self-Mastery.


February 12, 2020

Mindful Expansion - A Discussion of the Unknowable

Discussion points include: Integrity; Blocks; Power of Belief; Communication; Esteem & Validation.


February 19, 2020

Mindful Expansion - The Interconnectedness of Mind and Body

Discussion points include: Balance and Order; Gratitude; Evolution; One Planet, One Race, One Ancestry, One Destiny.


February 26, 2020

Mindful Expansion

Discussion points include: Paradox; Boundaries; Blocks; Sacred Obligations; Open Mindedness.


January 2020 Programs

January 1, 2020

No Program this Week



January 8, 2020

Mindful Expansion

Discussion points include: sacred obligations, relationships, entropy, blocks, boundaries, perfection.


January 15, 2020

Mindful Expansion - Thinking for Yourself with Dr. Doug Kelley

Discussion points include: How to think for yourself; cults; Don’t Hate; Law of Control; Gratitude; Take/Release Ownership; Perfection; One Race, One Planet, One Ancestry, One Destiny.


January 22, 2020

Mindful Expansion - Facing Challenge and Adversity

Discussion points include: Don’t Hate; Law of Control; Open-Mindedness; Esteem and Validation; Spirit, Cosmos, Divine Energy; Truth


January 29, 2020

Mindful Expansion - A Metaphysical Discussion of Savants

Discussion points include: Sympathy/Empathy; Attitude/Disposition; Gains; Past, Present, Future; Hope.