“You do not need judgment to organize your life, and you certainly do not need it to organize yourself. (T47)” Affirmation: “You do not need judgment. . .to organize yourself.” Reflections: 1 – Avoid Personal Judgment This passage is stunningly simple in its words, but has profound implications. We are told elsewhere in the Course… Continue reading Judgment and Organizing
“When you recognize what you are and what your brothers are, you will realize that judging them in any way is without meaning, In fact, their meaning is lost to you precisely because you are judging them. (T47)” Affirmation: “their meaning is lost to you. . .because you are judging them” Reflections: 1 – A… Continue reading Judging
“You have no idea of the tremendous release and deep peace that comes from meeting yourself and your brothers totally without judgment. (T47)” Affirmation: “meeting. . .totally without judgment” Reflections: 1 – How True! How true! We cannot even comprehend the full blessing of this passage, but we do see glimpses when we try to… Continue reading Tremendous Release / Deep Peace
“Prayer is a way of asking for something. It is the medium of miracles. But the only meaningful prayer is for forgiveness, because those who have been forgiven have everything. (T45)” Affirmation: “the only meaningful prayer is for forgiveness” Reflections: 1 – Prayer Is Assumed Prayer is not discussed a great deal in the Course,… Continue reading Prayer
“‘Many are called but few are chosen’ should be, ‘All are called but few choose to listen.’ Therefore, they do not choose right. The ‘chosen ones’ are merely those who choose right sooner. Right minds can do this now, and they will find rest unto their souls. (T44)” Affirmation: “rest unto their souls” Reflections: 1… Continue reading Are We “Chosen”?
“I cannot unite your will with God’s for you, but I can erase all misperceptions from your mind if you will bring it under my guidance. (T43)” Affirmation: “I can erase all misperceptions from your mind.” Reflections: 1 – Following Intuition Jesus does not take away the power of our minds. We retain in full… Continue reading The Ultimate Way to Erase Misperceptions
“It is because you have made him a stranger that you are afraid of him. (T41)” Affirmation: “made him a stranger” Reflections: 1 – See the Self in Our Brothers/Sisters When you sense fear of your brother, you have made of him (or her) a stranger. You do not really know the Self that is… Continue reading Are You Afraid?