“Healing is the change of mind that the Holy Spirit in the patient’s mind is seeking for him. (M20)” Affirmation: “Healing is a change of mind. 1 – Of the Mind Yes! Healing is a change of mind—not necessarily of body! So this is why we have hesitated when we approached Jesus’s words about healing… Continue reading Jesus’s Difficult Words about Healing
“Healing is always certain. It is impossible to let illusions be brought to truth and keep the illusions. (M20)” 1 – Oft-Difficult Concept The passages for today describe the oft-difficult matter of healing from sickness, physical and emotional. We leave illusions behind when we accept healing. 2 – Jesus Elsewhere Jesus explains that to doubt… Continue reading Is Healing Certain?
1 – Valuelessness of Sickness “Healing must occur in exact proportion to which the valuelessness of sickness is recognized. One need but say, ‘There is no gain at all to me in this’ and he is healed. (M17)” 2 – Belief Do we really believe this? If we can believe it, then it will become… Continue reading When We See that Sickness Has No Value: One Need but Say, “There Is No Gain at all to Me in This” and He/She Is Healed.
1 – Our Inheritance “You may have noticed that the list of attributes of God’s teachers does not include things that are the Son of God’s inheritance. Terms like love, sinlessness, perfection, knowledge and eternal truth do not appear in this context. They would be most inappropriate here. (M16)” Affirmation: “My inheritance as a Son… Continue reading What About Love, Sinlessness, Perfection, Knowledge, and Eternal Truth? These Are the Son/Daughter of God’s Inheritance.
“Open-mindedness comes with lack of judgment. As judgment shuts the mind against God’s Teacher, so open-mindedness invites Him to come in. (M16)” Open-mindedness is said to be the last of the traits which a teacher of God takes unto himself/herself. I wonder about that, whether it is true for all people. I have personally found… Continue reading Nothing but Sparkles Now which Seemed So Dull and Lifeless Before. And Above All, All Things Are Welcoming.
Note: I am reblogging this post from a new blog by Ann Glover O’Dell. Ann experienced a radical transformation more than 30 years ago, a transformation that has been sustained. Her blog is located at http://anngloverodell.wordpress.com. She plans to post once a week, often from her manuscript describing the transformation that is also called awakening… Continue reading TRANSFORMATION FOR EVERYONE
“True faithfulness, however, does not deviate. Being consistent, it is wholly honest. Being unswerving, it is full of trust. Being based on fearlessness, it is gentle. Being certain, it is joyous. And being confident, it is tolerant. (M15)” 1 – Dense Passage This is a dense passage, dense with meaning. It builds upon the definition… Continue reading May We Be Faithful—Honest, Trusting, Gentle, Joyous, Tolerant