Minds work overtime, sometimes and I wrote this list originally several years ago but continually update my core beliefs as new evidence and experience prove old ideas in need of tweaking or total replacement. So here are the current version of MY CORE BELIEFS. Presented in no particular order, here are a few of the things that I hold as truths for my life.
We Are All Connected
Call it God, the Universe, or whatever your religion dictates, but to me, we are all connected through divine order. All people contain the same abilities for great love, and equal power to commit evil. That is just a part of this crazy game called life. Read more...(1277 words, 9 images, estimated 5:06 mins reading time)
Forgive-stop feeling angry or resentful toward (someone) for an offense, flaw, or mistake.
Who hasn’t been wronged, betrayed, let down, hurt or disappointed by the behavior, attitude or actions of another? Each person that you pass on the street or see in your life at some point has felt pain caused by another. Some are big and some are small but that anger about the pain and the fear of it ever happening again, make us plot our revenge. But the true power is to forgive. Forgive them, forgive her, forgive him and forgive yourself. To do anything else is giving away your power. Be conscious of your thoughts and emotions they lead to your words and actions. Forgive. Read more...(641 words, 5 images, estimated 2:34 mins reading time)
Forgiveness has been a difficult thing for me. Realizing that learning to forgive is one of the most important lessons a person can learn. I am constantly analyzing why I have difficulty letting some things go and moving forward.
For most people who I carried low expectations, forgiveness comes easier. We are all learning the lessons of life. It is when someone who I expect more from fails me, I find it extremely difficult to forgive. Read more...(469 words, 13 images, estimated 1:53 mins reading time)