BRDNSKY and Xolton's Gnostic Thread

Your guide to improved life satisfaction

Brdnsky Arts & Crafts, LLC

Brdnsky Arts & Crafts, LLC is the title beneath which all else offered resides. We provide Original Art for Original People.  Somewhere, someone wrote that life is big canvas, and we should throw as much paint onto as we can.  I saw this at one of the Senior Centers I teach at.  Whoever said that has the right idea.  You will find life and imagination expressed through oil and acrylic paints as well as pastel.

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Xolton's Gnostic Thread

For centuries, the dragon has been associated with wisdom. While traveling, Thoth Hermes Trismegistus was traveling. As was his custom, he meditated in the evening as the sun was setting. During this meditation Poimandres, the Dragon taught the Mysteries of the Universe. Thus, today we have the Hermetic Principles and more.

     Gnosis refers to the Greek word for knowledge. Through the centuries its meaning has come to include spiritual knowledge. Gnostic has also expanded its meaning from one who is knowledgeable to one who knows esoteric knowledge. Of course, esoteric is not of the mundane.

Who is this Brdnsky Guide?

     I would like you to know a little bit about Phillip Falcone.

     Rev. Phillip Falcone has earned an associate degree in nonprofit management and a bachelor’s degree in the science of Psychology. Discovering the disjointed connection between science, mystical teachings, and religion, he began weaving the different teachings together. He developed the newsletter Bridging the Gap, which became Xolton’s Gnostic Thread, which moved online.

     Rev. Falcone also earned a life coach certification. He discovered people are in search of an elusive power. They search outside of themselves hoping to discover it. Through insight and a change in perspective they are able to make informed decisions and take control of their lives.

     Rev. Falcone is also an artist, facilitates art enrichment classes, and displays his work at different galleries and online. BRDNSKY (Bird in Sky) Arts & Crafts, LLC, was established for the purpose of displaying art and later for disseminating information to those seeking to become actualized, enlightened, or awaken. His professional endeavors continue to develop are expressed through BRDNSKY.

     Rev. Falcone has also served on several executive boards including the Independent Spiritualist Association (ISA). During his tenure, he reorganized the Convention Booklet, organized educational events, sought facilitators, and facilitated workshops on a variety of topics. He taught development classes out of his home and at the First Spiritualist Church of Prayer in South Bend, Indiana. Students have been very pleased with his methodology, depth knowledge, his patience in answering questions, and hands-on approach.

     His journey began over two decades ago when he was introduced to Spiritualism by his first spiritual teacher, Rev. Louis Miller. After becoming a member of the ISA, Phillip began earning certifications for spiritual healing, mediumship, Associate Minister, and finally ordained in 2005. Many churches have invited him to serve as guest speaker, message bearer, healing channel, and teacher. Phillip continues to be active in the continuing development of the ISA by serving as chair of the By-laws Committee.

     Recently Phillip has self-published books. The Re-creator is about the strategies used to realign himself after a life-changing event. This is not about his ordeal, but the strategies employed. Creation by Design is about the Law of Attraction and its hidden forces. Potential scientific explanations for this natural law are presented and how to employ them. Spiritualism: It’s Echoes, It’s Foundation follows a tendril of the roots of Spiritualism back to the days of cave paintings, the belief in the continuity of life, and divination. After laying a foundation, we explore the development of Spiritualism.

     Phillip became the president of Spiritual Frontiers Fellowship. He hopes to continue its progressive approach to the teachings of Spirituality. He will continue developing his passion and purpose, assisting those desiring to grow and take control of their lives in this new role. You now have some insight regarding Rev. Phillip Falcone.

BRDNSKY Guide...

When dealing with the internal self-critic, it is best to give it a name.  By doing this, the Self-critic becomes externalized.  This allows you to deny its existence.

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Marilyn Sorensen, Ph. D. Breaking the Chain of Low Self-Esteem

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