Your chains are your illusions

Our illusions of fear, lack of love and turmoil imprison us and stop us from seeing the reality of peace, unconditional love and forgiveness… Day fifty seven and another five days are reviewed – my comments in Italics: (31) I am not the victim of the world I see. [] The prison door is open. […]

is the universe a friendly place?

Day fifty six and the ACIM reviews have at last reached God. These I love and can use all the time (my comments in Italics): (26) My attack thoughts are attacking my invulnerability. How can I know who I am when I see myself as under constant attack? [] perfect security and complete fulfillment are […]

Rumi Moses and the Shepherd

This teaching story comes from Rumi from his Mathanavi (my very rough translation from memory – I wanted to keep the spirit of Rumi’s words not their literal order): Moses and the Shepherd One day the prophet Moses hears a shepherd  pray to God. The shepherd says, “God, how I love you. I’ll bring you […]

What I think affects all – I’m responsible

From day fifty four of A Course in Miracles workbook (my comments in Italics): (16) I have no neutral thoughts. Neutral thoughts are impossible because all thoughts have power. [] thoughts cannot be without effects… My thoughts cannot be neither true nor false. They must be one or the other. What I see shows me […]

I am sustained by the Love of God

Yesterday I had a great difficulty with the thought of the day: “God speaks to me all through the day.” It was as though I was attempting to usurp God’s authority by deciding how the voice of God must be. From yesterday’s workbook: The part that is listening to the Voice for God is calm, […]