Tag Archives: A Course in Miracles

Banish the ANGST of the Law of Attraction

The Law of Attraction is not wrong. It’s just upside down. The Law of Attraction does work–Patanjali mentioned it two thousand years ago in the Yoga Sutra, and the ACIM says thoughts can move mountains, and the Buddha said everything we are, we have thought. The Bible says “Ask and ye shall receive.” The problem is wanting. In our dualistic minds, we have come to fervently believe that there is no getting without wanting. We have also come to intimately believe in substitute desires. Read more [...]

Being Present – 9th excerpt from Awakening is Simple, and Closing

Being Present The present moment has always been available to spiritual seekers, but as long as you are seeking you are not available to the present moment. "Seeking" implies that you are looking to the future for some answer, or for some achievement, spiritual or otherwise. Everybody is in the seeking mode, seeking to add something to who they are, whether it be money, relationships, possessions, knowledge, status.. or spiritual attainment. –Eckhart Tolle The immediacy of life in the present Read more [...]

Over on…

I frequently visit Illuminated Mind by young, iconoclastic Jonathan Meade. His purpose is to “shed light and bring awareness in an unconventional way” and he does very well in his blog, and his ebook Reclaim Your Dreams . Warning, Jonathan does not coddle egos; his ideas are unconventional and direct; there isn’t much fluff. If you haven’t heard of Marianne Williamson, you may want to check our her podcasts. She references A Course in Miracles frequently. Her style is energetic, feminine Read more [...]