Monthly: June 2018

Taking Care of Ourselves

June 30, 2018

It’s healthy, wise, and loving to be considerate and responsive to the feelings and needs of others. That’s different from caretaking. Caretaking is a self-defeating and, certainly, a relationship-defeating behavior—a…

Take time to see it first

June 29, 2018

“Go over your skydive in your mind,” my jump master taught me, when I first began learning to jump out of the plane. “Sit down by yourself and see yourself…

Knowledge

June 28, 2018

Learn to let yourself be guided into truth. We will know what we need to know, when we need to know that. We don’t have to feel badly about taking…

Value your dreams

June 27, 2018

I always wanted to be a writer. Long ago I talked to God about it, then asked God to bring it to pass if that dream was from Him. Or…

Faith and Money

June 26, 2018

Sometimes, there is not enough money to make ends meet, much less afford any luxuries. People may tell us to do a budget, and we chuckle. The expenses we need…

Be aware of your intentions

June 25, 2018

Your inner self is literal and does not understand ambiguity so whenever you direct it to manifest your desires, give it absolutely literal instructions. . . . Your natural self…

Service – Day 7

June 24, 2018

Give freely of what you’ve been given. Give freely of what you hope to receive. Just give. Service is its own reward. Prayer: Show me how best to serve. Teach…

Service – Day 6

June 23, 2018

“Thank you for letting me be of service.” Although people who attend Twelve Step meetings often say that, we don’t have to be in recovery to say those words. Gratitude…

Service – Day 5

June 22, 2018

“I’m just a hairstylist,” the woman said to me almost apologetically. “I want to do something big, something important in the world.” “Do you have any idea how important it…

Service – Day 4

June 21, 2018

“I’m not going to go work at the Goodwill,” a man insisted one day. “That’s where I draw the line with this service thing.” “I don’t think anybody said you…