It's not always easy to remember that, even in the midst of the mundane, you are continually presented with opportunities for innate growth -- and not just during the happy times. Our greatest trials often provide us with the most profound spiritual blessings.
While we all dream about travel and taking that trip to Dubai (or wherever your heart is calling), some of us are diligent enough to make the dream a reality. Visiting new places, seeing new sights, and meeting new people can bring us a step closer to spiritual awakening.
Hint: Losing your luggage can be as valuable as witnessing a "miracle."
Sometimes it seems like nothing is happening. Well, here's a little secret: that's kinda the point. When you can find a way to shut your brain down and let go of all that surrounds you, you exist in peace and perfect oneness. Sure, sometimes you'll have visions and hear messages, but the space you really want to get to is the center of nothingness.
"Fear binds the world. Forgiveness sets it free."
A Course in Miracles, Lesson 332
"Let us then determine what are the circumstances which strike us as terrible or pitiful."
"When tea becomes ritual, it takes its place at the heart of our ability to see greatness in small things."
- Muriel Barbery
The Elegance of the Hedgehog
"It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err."
- Mahatma Gandhi
"Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.”
- Deuteronomy, 7:15
The Holy Bible
"Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these Steps, we tried to carry this message to [others], and to practice these principles in all our affairs."
- Bill W.
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