Authors and Books:
Anon. Press, "Alcoholics Anonymous"- (not just for alchoholics!) some great ideas about turning to the Higher Power for guidance, how belief in a Higher Power makes sense.
Michael Bernard Beckwith, “Spiritual Liberation” - the founder of the Agape International Spiritual Center in a very inspiring book about personal and global spiritual transformation
Brother Lawrence, "The Practice of the Presence of God"- a 17th Century monk's writings about his dedication to awareness of the Divine Presence
Deepak Chopra, "The Book of Secrets", and many others...a lot on quantum physics-meets-spirituality
Wayne Dyer, "There's a Spiritual Solution to Every Problem"- and many other titles by psychologist-turned-inspired spiritual writer
Ernest D. Chu, "Soul Currency - Investing Your Inner Wealth for Fulfillment and Abundance" - Wall Street investment banker-turned-minister/abundance writer on the spiritual basis for meaningful career and abundance
Ester and Jerry Hicks, "Ask And It Is Given"- how to manifest your desires; with many great exercises to try!
Gregg Braden, "Fractal Time- The Secret of 2012 and a New World Age"
Charles (and Myrtle) Fillmore, "Christian Mental Healing"- and others, from the founders of Unity, another major New Thought movement
Louise Hay, "You Can Heal Your Life"
Ernest Holmes, "Science of Mind", "This Thing Called You"- and others by the founder of Religious Science, a major branch of New Thought
Joel S. Goldsmith, "The Infinite Way", The Contemplative Life", "Living the Infinite Way"- and others: inspiring writing about connecting with the Source and living from that connection
John Randolph Price, "The Abundance Book", "The Meditation Book"- and others
Lynne McTaggart, "The Intention Experiment: Using Your Thoughts to Change Your Life and the World", and "The Field"- quantum physics, and science in general, meets spirituality
Russill Paul, "The Yoga of Sound: Tapping the Hidden Power of Music and Chant"
Dr. Helen Schucman (Scribe), "A Course in Miracles"- wonderful principles and exercises for healing the separation from God, and having relationships based on wholeness and Divine Guidance
Thomas Troward, "The Edindurgh and Dore Lectures"- from one of the "founding fathers" of New Thought
Eckhart Tolle, "The Power of Now", "A New Earth"- letting go of the ego, and living mindfully, in the present moment
Wallace D. Wattles, "The Science of Wallace D. Wattles"- one of the pioneers in using Law of Attraction principles for abundance
Marianne Williamson, "The Gift of Change", "Return to Love"- contemporary writer/speaker, who's great insights are based on "A Course in Miracles"
Audiobooks and podcasts
Michael Bernard Beckwith: "Life Visioning", "Beyond the Secret"; podcasts of Agape services and teleconferences with Rev. Michael at: http://agapelive.iamplify.com/?cid=AL0002
Marianne Williamson: "Romantic Relationships"
Anita Hall, "Send Love"- inspirational pop/rock/Gospel by one of Hawai`i's finest singers
Charley Thweatt- singer/songwriter/guitarist with lots on "A Course in Miracles"
Daniel Nahmod- one of New Thought's most well-known songwriters and artists
Donna Michael- inspiring chants and songs
Ester Nicholson- great singer and Religious Science Practitioner, trained at Agape International Spiritual Center. I attended her prosperity workshop at Unity Hawai`i (Diamond Head), which was very inspiring!
Faith Rivera- another great New Thought artist, originally from Hawai`i; now living in the LA area, and performing at major New Thought centers and spiritual conferences. Had a chance to play with her at CSL-Windward O`ahu, and took a voice lesson/music biz consultation with her at Unity Hawai`i (Diamond Head)!
Jack Fowler- inspirational New Thought songs and soulful vocals
Karen Drucker- another of New Thoughts most well-known artists; lots of chants, funky stuff, fun stuff...was very inspired by her concert at Unity Hawai`i (Diamond Head)!
Kelly Howell- guided meditations and use of sound to evoke brain waves to reach meditative states
Richard Mekdeci- head of Unity music and emPower Music and Arts; great music, too!
Rickie Byars Beckwith- wife of Michael Bernard Beckwith and music director of Agape International Spiritual Center: great inspirational songs!!! Chants and many with an R&B groove!
Russill Paul- Indian music designed for spirituality
Groups and Organizations
New Thought Organizations- check out centers near you for services, classes, workshops, etc.:
In Hawai`i, on O`ahu: