As radical as Moses’ solution was to the ancient peoples how much more radical are Jesus’ directions to the people listening to him. He has just turned the world upside down or may I suggest right side up. This is how people are supposed to live in relations and societies.
Category: A Course in Miracles (ACIM)
Garden of Eden
The Garden of Eden does not exist in time. It does not even exist in the future for you, and the Garden of Eden does not exist in space. There is no place where you will find it, even those spots on the face of the globe where it is claimed that the Garden of Eden once was.
I don’t believe God is… Part 2
Hateful to Her enemies: She does not kill those who disagree with Her, She is not opposed by any power. How can an Omnipotent God have nay enemies?
I Don’t Believe God is…
We tend by a secret law of the soul to move toward our mental image of God. This is true not only of the individual Christian, but of the company of Christians that composes the Church. Always the most revealing thing about the Church is her idea of God.
“There is no such thing as a problem. If it can be fixed it’s not a problem, if it can’t be fixed it’s not a problem. There is no such thing as a problem.” Anon.
Who are we?
2 Corinthians 5 & ACIM, Workbook Lessons 181-200 review; Lessons (201-220) I am not a body. I am free.For I am still as God created me. (ACIM, W-201) Ecc. 3.14 Everything God has done will last forever; nothing he does can ever be changed. God has done all this, so that we will worship him.… Continue reading Who are we?
⁷And is a father angry at his son because he failed to understand the truth? (ACIM, W-fl.in.5:7) This is a well loved story. The writer of Luke gives us three scenarios in chapter fifteen illustrating how humanity gets back to the Father and the Fathers response. God receives, finds and cares for everyone. ALL people.… Continue reading The Prodigal
“Anger is a punishment we give ourselves for someone elses mistakes” “You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger.” Following are some quotes the above statements brought to mind after reading it last night. Why would I punish myself for a mistake someone else made—even if that mistake… Continue reading Anger: Self-imprisonment
Need pt. 2
In the Absolutist perspective God is absolutely God and nothing else. God is absolutely present everywhere. God is the ONLY Power in the universe, the absolute power of the universe. The power of man, individually and collectively all though it appears to be something but is actually NO-thing.
Need pt. 1
As long as we see need in anyone or any place we are not seeing God. God has no needs. As an Omnipresent being wherever God is, there is no need.
In the world of duality there is no safety. This is the world where we all live, the world system we are born and indoctrinated into. The world where good and bad continually battle each for supremacy. In this battle there is only fear, because one day “it” might happen to you, whatever the “it”… Continue reading Safety
Why surrender to God?
Why surrender to God? The previous ten lessons in the Workbook of A Course in Miracles give us some excellent reasons and benefits for doing so. The titles are: Lesson 40; “I am Blessed as a son of God.” Lesson 41; “God goes with me wherever I go.” Lesson 42; “God is my Strength. Vision… Continue reading Why surrender to God?