I continue this week my observations as contained in The Holy Experience, a book I wrote that explains the Conversations with God encounter. I said it before and I'll say it again. All my life I have been trying to figure out...Who am I? What am I? Why am I here? What am I supposed to be doing? Is there any reason for what I am doing? Does anybody care? Is there any outcome, other than the doing of it? What is the point of life? The Holy Experience brings us the answers to those questions. The Holy Experience is the answer.
When a person gets into a deep depression, it can be difficult to “come out of it,” there’s no question about that. And no amount of “knowingness” surrounding the so-called “truths of life” makes it any easier. There are times when many of us pay lip service to what we think we “know” about a thing—to the spiritual principles of which we think we are aware—all the while continuing to act as if we know nothing. There are two ways I know of to quickly break out of sadness.
I was re-reading When Everything Changes, Change Everything the other day and I was deeply impressed again (as I was the first time around) with its statement that there are two sentences that can change your entire life. These are two sentences that you will want to remember verbatim. I mean, really remember. As in, never forget.
AS I HAVE SAID here in the past couple of entries, the views of humanity on so many things have been impacted by our ideas about God and about God’s desiresthat it’s hard to decide what other areas of life interaction to include on a list of them. Today we’re going to consider Sex and Homosexuality.
Often I am asked, "What is the secret of a joyful, fulfilling life?" I have looked at that question for many years, and I have come to the conclusion that one of the secrets, at least, if not the only one, is Purpose.
The message that for many years spiritual teachers have been sharing—that “you are creating your own reality”—can be a dangerous teaching if it is not fully explained. There are two things you must know about the “you create your own reality” teaching