Archive for the ‘Fear’ Category

Searching for Answered Prayer

April 12, 2021 | COMMENTS
A Course in Miracles has such potent teachings about how and why prayer works. One of the great pieces of clarity we can take away is that if we pray for something that would actually be painful for us, Spirit... Read More

Fear of Loss

March 30, 2021 | COMMENTS
This past year we’ve spent so much time either WITH our loved ones or without.  And many of us have lost a family member.  I’ve not been with my father in 17 months and that’s the longest we’ve ever gone.... Read More

Faith Activation

February 15, 2021 | COMMENTS
When we decide that we’re going to serve Spirit in our life instead of the ego, then what naturally follows is the light in our awareness expands. With the increased light, we cannot help but begin to see that what... Read More

Fear or Faith

January 15, 2021 | COMMENTS
A friend of mine who is a life coach shared a list of fears that people might like help with.  It’s a really good list.  On the list are so many fears that I used to have - fears that... Read More

Aversions

September 14, 2020 | COMMENTS
I used to have an aversion to people who seemed weak, timid or afraid. It would bring up my own fear of being weak. I didn’t know that’s why I had the aversion, but that’s how this mirroring thing works.... Read More

Aversion to Fear

September 4, 2020 | COMMENTS
I used to have an aversion to people who were anxious and nervous and worried. I felt as though they could possibly transmit their fear to me and that I’d catch it - and I didn’t want it. I would... Read More

Trading Fear for Joy

August 10, 2020 | COMMENTS
We frighten ourselves. We do. And we do it on purpose. Some of us have trained ourselves to not rise above worry, anxiety, fear, sadness, or some other emotional state. There can be many reasons for why we’re living this... Read More

Undoing Fear

July 9, 2020 | COMMENTS
I can remember when I would have shock waves of fear that seemed to shoot through me like lightning waves.  I’d have a thought that would produce a rush of adrenaline and an energetic shock that moved through me in... Read More

Undoing Fear

June 25, 2020 | COMMENTS
I can remember when I would have shock waves of fear that seemed to shoot through me like lightning waves. I’d have a thought that would produce a rush of adrenaline and an energetic shock that moved through me in... Read More

Fear and Self-Deception

June 23, 2020 | COMMENTS
Oh, my goodness! The fear that self-deception brings along with it is INTENSE! Looking back, I can see that when I deceived myself about anything, I was contributing to my own sense of instability. What do we deceive ourselves about?... Read More

Fear as a Motivator

May 9, 2020 | COMMENTS
Have you ever used fear to motivate yourself to get something accomplished? Of course you have! We’ve all done it. Fear is a powerful motivator. What’s important for us to realize is that we can choose to motivate ourselves with... Read More

When We Feel Threatened

April 14, 2020 | COMMENTS
When we feel threatened, our faith and trust is in our own discernment as well as in our own ability to defend and protect ourselves. When that happens, our faith is misplaced. We can dread feeling fear. We can dislike... Read More
Stay Home, Be Safe, Be Helpful

Stay Home, Be Safe, Be Helpful

April 2, 2020 | COMMENTS
One of the things I see happening is that many of us are having a common experience. All over the world, BILLIONS of people are staying at home, working from home or laid off from jobs, or home from school... Read More

Pain is a Wrong Perspective

April 1, 2020 | COMMENTS
As A Course in Miracles tells us we don’t know what anything is for. We just don’t know and won’t know until we can see beyond time and space, and until then I hold in my mind that everything works... Read More

WE First, Not ME First

March 31, 2020 | COMMENTS
Right now in our world it may seem that there’s a lot of sicknesses, a lot of illness, and that it's increasing. I understand that this is how it looks if we look at it from the perspective of being... Read More

Fear Has No Power

March 30, 2020 | COMMENTS
I’m self-quarantined in New Jersey for a couple of geeks now (just to be a good citizen), and so I’ve been watching New York Governor, Andrew Cuomo, give his daily reports for the community. I’m very appreciative of them, especially... Read More

Transforming Terror to Peace

March 24, 2020 | COMMENTS
Right now in the world, Covid-19, the Coronavirus, is raging in many places around the world. Countries are locking down. In some places, it’s illegal for people to be on the street with certain exceptions. There are all kinds of... Read More

Fear Antidote

March 23, 2020 | COMMENTS
My mother passed away 12 years ago, but I notice that I’m missing her during this crisis. I say this because if you’re feeling nostalgic or missing people, or feeling triggered back to when 9/11 occurred, that’s normal. A lot... Read More

Clear the Fear

October 3, 2019 | COMMENTS
A Course in Miracles teaches us that “There are no private thoughts.” This is the same as many other mystical teachings. This is exactly what I learned as a student of Ernest Holmes teachings in The Science of Mind. There... Read More

Enjoying Life

July 13, 2019 | COMMENTS
I love being in Vermont in the summertime. It’s so beautiful, lush and green here, and it’s rarely too hot or too humid. It’s absolutely lovely. I feel so grateful to be out in the woods, riding around on the... Read More

Fear Be Gone

July 12, 2019 | COMMENTS
I can remember when I would have shock waves of fear that seemed to shoot through me like lightning waves. I’d have a thought that would produce a rush of adrenaline and an energetic shock that moved through me in... Read More