Today is November 18, 2018
Join Now! | Home | Sign in | FAQ | Help
book notes by siri
April 2012
4e reading
6married to bhutan by linda leaming
19accept this gift notes
22some assembly required by anne & sam lamott

November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
October 2017
May 2017
April 2017
January 2017
December 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
November 2015
October 2015
August 2015
July 2015
April 2015
March 2015
December 2014
November 2014
June 2014
May 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
August 2012
June 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012

accept this gift notes
April 19, 2012

today's page from Accept this Gift, Selections from A Course in Miracles...

Perception april 19

the theme of the day's page is perception. how appropriate as the last two days this has been what i've been so keenly aware of and contemplating..

"you have no conception of the limits
you have placed on your perception,
and no idea of all the loveliness you could see."

april 20, dreams&illusions

your sleeping and your waking dreams
have different forms, and that is all.

like the deepest teachings of the great religion, the Course emphasizes that what we call "reality" is also a dream--a dream from which we have not yet awakened and hence do not recognize.

do not forget that your will has power
over all fantasies and dreams
trust it to see you through
and carry you beyond them all.

let not some dreams be more acceptable,
reserving shame and secrecy for others.
they are one. and being one,
one question should be asked of all of them,
"is this what i would have,
in place of heaven and the peace of god?"
this is the choice you make.
be not deceived that it is otherwise.
no compromise is possible in this.
you choose god's peace,
or you have asked for dreams.

the end of dreaming is the end of fear.

now i see that i need only truth.
in that all needs are satisfied
all cravings end
all hopes are finally fulfilled
and dreams are gone.
Login to select
your favorite journals


Visit my Forum

© Website Copyright 2012 by
© Journal Content Copyright 2012 by the Author
Terms of Service Agreement
Privacy Policy