you answered that childhood question, “What do you want to be when you grow
up?” I know seniors who are still struggling with it.
of our desire to live our lives one way or the other has to do with the rules
that society and marketing bombard us with on a daily basis. To get this
(whatever “this” is today) we must do that or buy those. But no product will
change the core feelings we have about ourselves.
recently interviewed author Glennon Doyle about her new book, “Untamed.”
Doyle speaks to this in a quote I tweeted out last week:
You can never get enough of what you
hope you re-read that quote a few times. I was listening to Marie’s podcast
(#333 if you want to look it up) and stopped what I was doing to write it down.
Thought-provoking. Succinct. Moving.
be who we are – what we want to be when we grow up – is usually the essence of what
we were as children. Doyle suggests we think about what made us happy as a
child, and then tell a story to ourselves about what memories still move us
today. That’s probably what we still want to be today.
someone who has re-invented himself numerous times, I can tell you this is not
an easy task to leave the security of what you’re doing and leap into the
unknown. But I can also share with you that the satisfaction of being who I am
outweighs everything and everyone I left behind.
you may have already heard, “You’ve suffered long enough. Are you ready to try
Are you? I trust that you are already on the perfect path of an unfolding and amazing life. If I can support you on the way, please let me know!
Spiritual Mind Treatment for the Week of March 16, 2019
Life is a
succession of moments. To live each one is to succeed.
There is one
life. That life is God. That life is my life. The universal consciousness that
cause thought to be form formed me. I am that power in action.
I speak this
word knowing the power of the universe is at my disposal. What I think becomes
my reality. What I say forms my experience. What I do allows me to work with
infinite intelligence in new and effective ways.
focused on the moment I am living. The past is gone, the future not yet here,
so the present is what I need to appreciate. It is perfect even if it does not
fit my picture or my grand scheme. I look for the joy, the blessing, and the
fulfillment which comes being present for myself and others at all times.
I release this word into universal law for complete and immediate manifestation. I love this moment in my life. For this I give thanks. And So It Is.