Is there something lacking in your life right now? It could be any number of things: a satisfying relationship, a better or new car, the job/career of your dreams, your bills paid and money in the bank. It could also be peace of mind, free from anxiety or depression.
Our thoughts create our experience and we are responsible for the outcome. Many people balk at this, preferring to blame the Devil, the government, their parents or something else for their woes. Of course, no one plans…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on November 30, 2015 at 3:00am — No Comments
Are you easily distracted? I am if I’m not holding an almost constant vigilance with my purpose. I suppose it might have something to do with that ADHD thing.
So, yeah, some guys in white coats feel I have this inability to effectively give my attention to what’s in front of me. My family might agree. No, my family DOES agree.
I don’t. We can’t allow a diagnosis or opinion to be a reason to think less of ourselves or make it a defining point in our lives. For example, I’m tall,…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on November 23, 2015 at 3:00am — No Comments
Have you changed your Facebook profile picture to the French flag? Many have. Thousands have been affected from the recent losses in Paris. No loss should be minimized, but when we highlight tragedy of any kind we give it power and energy.
That doesn’t mean we shouldn’t be informed. But it does beg the question of…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on November 16, 2015 at 7:43pm — No Comments
Do you seem at times to be doing a lot, but accomplishing little? Working through a To Do list can end up being more of a chore than a triumph. If this has happened to you then perhaps it’s not the list but what’s on it.
People often wonder why their goals are not realized or their prayers not answered. A major part of seeing our desires manifest is the commitment we exhibit to produce the end result. It’s very easy to get bogged down in the details so that we are doing busy-work,…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on November 8, 2015 at 4:03pm — No Comments
Our thoughts become things. Most religious and spiritual beliefs teach this concept in one form or another. But what happens when tragedy or harm occurs in our life?
Here’s what does NOT work: “That’s horrible! What do you think was in your consciousness to cause THAT?”
NOT cool … or kewl, either!
I know because that’s what someone said to me the day after I received a gunshot wound in my face over twenty years ago. If hadn’t still been in shock I’d have probably…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on November 7, 2015 at 1:15pm — No Comments