When I am healed I am not healed alone

Some of the ACIM ideas of the day I reject viscerally and others I accept immediately. Most I may be positively inclined toward. Today’s idea is one of the ones I love. Since I believe I do not exist in reality, and the only thing which exists is the One (Ultimate Realty)  it follows that […]

Sickness is a defense against the truth

Today’s idea makes no sense to me. I don’t know what the purpose of sickness is. There are times when negative events serve great spiritual purpose. There are times that we do not learn the lesson of negative events. I do not believe the physical world does not exist. Often I think this is the […]

If I defend myself I am attacked

Continuing with day 135 of the ACIM workbook – from the book: Who would defend himself unless he thought he were attacked, that the attack were real, and that his own defense could save himself? And herein lies the folly of defense; it gives illusions full reality, and then attempts to handle them as real. […]

Let me perceive forgiveness as it is

From the workbook lesson for today: Let us review the meaning of “forgive,” for it is apt to be distorted and to be perceived as something that entails an unfair sacrifice of righteous wrath, a gift unjustified and undeserved, and a complete denial of the truth. In such a view, forgiveness must be seen as […]

Restart

Quite a while ago I stopped writing this and my other blogs. There were many reasons. I was moving and had to pack thousands of books and tapes (I’m a bookoholic) in boxes and take to storage and then I just procrastinated. However, I had stopped writing this blog a while earlier. I had started […]