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Gayre Christie
  • Male
  • Sunshine coast queensland
  • Australia
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Gayre Christie joined Satyavani Robyn's group
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Not Everything Is Impermanent Study Group

A group where I will be posting an extract from Dharmavida's book Not Everything Is Impermanent every week, with a few questions to get us thinking... feel free to join us every week or every so often. Namo Amida Bu. See More
Feb 6, 2016
Gayre Christie joined Sujatin's group
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Larger Pureland Sutra Dharma Talks

This is a series of teachings that Dharmavidya gave in Eleusis during a retreat in the summer of 2006 on the Larger Pureland SutraSee More
Sep 13, 2015
Sujatin replied to Gayre Christie's discussion Spring in the group Monday Nembutsu
"New beginnings for you, Gayre, as reawakening life stirs underground and in the buds. Here, the season turned overnight. Torrential rain, gales in the West. The red leaves still cling to the trees. This red person is still attached to her abode.…"
Oct 6, 2014
Sujatin liked Gayre Christie's discussion Spring
Oct 6, 2014
Gayre Christie added a discussion to the group Monday Nembutsu
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Spring

Here it is SpringThere it is WinterEverywhere it is NOWIn life or death with the Buddha the journey continuesGayreSee More
Oct 6, 2014
Gayre Christie joined Sujatin's group
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Monday Nembutsu

On Mondays, chant the nembutsu wherever you are, at whatever time you can, in whatever form you like, alone or with others.....and feel connected to our world-wide Amida sangha.Notes on the NembutsuWhy Chant? by DharmavidyaMany thanks to Rob …See More
Oct 6, 2014
Gayre Christie joined Sumaya's group
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Videos of services held at Amida
Aug 8, 2014
Gayre Christie replied to Howard's discussion The Twelve Steps in the group Pureland Buddhism and The Twelve Steps
"Thanks Howard I pretty much agree with your perspective. For mr, faith in a higher power hasnt been a problem and doesnt present me with any issues in accepting my own powerlessness. For me, Amida is entirely compatible with AA. Eric, Im going to…"
Apr 13, 2014
Gayre Christie replied to Howard's discussion The Twelve Steps in the group Pureland Buddhism and The Twelve Steps
"Amida accepts us 'just as we are' RIGHT NOW! That doesnt mean were perfect! Come back tomorrow and 'just as I am' will be different. One other idea central to AA is getting out of our minds, summed up in the phrase ' when…"
Apr 12, 2014
Gayre Christie replied to Howard's discussion The Twelve Steps in the group Pureland Buddhism and The Twelve Steps
"PS 'Im not doing so well with alcohol' AA contends that that is because alcohol is at the moment, the power greater than yourself. It might be helpful to ask yourself whether you have a genuine desire to abstain? A core belief in AA is…"
Apr 12, 2014
Gayre Christie replied to Howard's discussion The Twelve Steps in the group Pureland Buddhism and The Twelve Steps
"Hello Have you actually DONE the twelve steps. If not, it would be a great idea to find a Sponsor and do so. After that, you may have a different opinion about the Twelve Step program OF COURSE, alcohol is NOT the problem! The core issue is…"
Apr 12, 2014
Gayre Christie posted a status
"That should have been GAYRE"
Apr 12, 2014
Gayre Christie posted a status
"Hello I have been remote lately. Just trying to reconnect with old friends. Love to hear from anyone in Amida who knows me. Gaure"
Apr 12, 2014
Gayre Christie replied to Gayre Christie's discussion Bout time in the group Pureland Buddhism and The Twelve Steps
"Namo Amida Bu Glad to accept your friendship Gayre"
Apr 11, 2014
Howard replied to Gayre Christie's discussion Bout time in the group Pureland Buddhism and The Twelve Steps
"Gayre. Thanks for the positive response. It's good to have found a home with kindred spirits. Bombu and Powerless! Please feel free to start a discussion. I look forward to learning from your hard won years of experience. In Fellowship &…"
Apr 11, 2014
Gayre Christie left a comment for Sujatin
"Nuri has been with me for TWO weeks instead of the usual one- its School Easter Holidays The downside is that he goes to his Ma on Sunday for HER two weeks. Brilliant essay by Dharmavidya 'Is Buddhism a Religion' and great to see that AA…"
Apr 11, 2014

Profile Information

About Me:
Psychologist
Faith Background & Affiliation
Buddhist Christian
Involvement in Spirituality/Religion
Yes
What is your interest in Amida-shu
Visitor
How did you find this web site?
From a friend
What country are you living in?
Australia
What is the nearest town to where you live? If in UK, please give first half of your postcode. Thank you.
Brisbane
Are you a member of an Amida group/Congregation
not at the moment
What can you offer to other members of this network?
A place to stay, Expertise
What other interests do you have, eg Arts, Gardening and so on.
All pf that!

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At 9:25 on April 11, 2014, Sujatin said…

It looks lovely (through the wonders of google). Send Nuri lots of love!

At 19:10 on January 12, 2014, Howard said…
Welcome. Namo Amida Bu
At 19:05 on January 12, 2014, Sujatin said…

Hello Gayre - good to see you back here - and in my living room!

 
 
 

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