A Course of Love · ACOL [Original Volume]

Determining the Distinction between Pleasure and Pain

“Determination of pleasure and pain is made with the judgment of the separated self who not only believes it is the body, but that it is at the body’s mercy.  The body has no mercy to offer the separated self.  It is only a learning device.  (A Course of Love, 18.23)” Affirmation:  “May I avoid… Continue reading Determining the Distinction between Pleasure and Pain

A Course of Love · ACOL [Original Volume]

What Makes This Existence So Chaotic and Erratic

“That you keep yourself from desiring anything fully here is what makes this existence so chaotic and erratic.  A mind and heart in conflict is what keeps you from desiring anything fully and thus from creating.  (A Course of Love, 18.14)” Affirmation:  “Desire fully or not at all.” Reflections: 1 – Comparison of ACIM and… Continue reading What Makes This Existence So Chaotic and Erratic

A Course of Love · ACOL [Original Volume]

Believe that You Can, and You Can

“See you now why those who judge cannot enter heaven?  Judgment proceeds from the belief in sin and the irreversibility of all errors.  If you do not believe you can reverse or ‘turn back’ to the state in which you existed before the original error, then you never shall.  (A Course of Love, 17.12)” Affirmation: … Continue reading Believe that You Can, and You Can