Recently I’ve come across articles suggesting that we live in a matrix reality, that we are like goldfish in a goldfish bowl swimming round and round a limited reality created by superior beings, and that it is incumbent upon us to escape. The strategy for escape that some are suggesting is a kind of uploading of our thoughts to a large (or perhaps not so large) memory stick, thus ensuring immortality and freedom. There is some truth in this.
You can find within yourself a place of perfect peace, the home of your divine self. This place is not so far removed as it might sometimes seem. You may come to it with a soft intention; that is, an intention that is absolute without being forceful, for this is an intention that recognises a tide in all things that is carrying you towards freedom.
Such a freedom comes from an inner knowing that you are present. In every present moment a doorway – wide open – exists and takes you to your divine self.
Imagine the past as a cellar full of bric-a-brac. It isn’t of no value, but it can trap you. Imagine piling it all up so that you can climb up and out through the trapdoor into the present. The past is filled with rich experience. It has brought you to the present. You have grown […]
Can you grant others the freedom to be themselves? Even in your thoughts? Can you watch without judging even if they writhe and flail in the struggle to throw off the illusions that have kept them from being themselves?
Can you do this for yourself? Can you observe with love and compassion your own struggles to become yourself – alive, conscious, loving and joyful?
This is a time of birth into the new. You do not yet know who you are. You are discovering what is truly you and what is just a surface coating, a temporary protective shell.
[mp3-jplayer tracks=”FEED:/freemeditations/sm2013/sm131017″] Angels seem at once free and bound: free in ways you are not, free as air, and yet bound always to act in accordance with Divine Will. For them, of course, there is no paradox. To align perfectly with Divine Will is also to align with bliss, and their free choice is always […]
[mp3-jplayer tracks=”FEED:/freemeditations/sm2013/sm131003″] The light of stars plays a profound role in the creation of matter. It has become a familiar idea that your bodies are made of stardust. Less familiar is the understanding that starlight continues to exert an influence on the ordering of matter in your world. Within every atom is a memory of […]
[mp3-jplayer tracks=”FEED:/freemeditations/sm2013/sm130919″] A valuable question to ask yourself, it can have unexpected consequences. As you ask this question, lovingly and carefully, you may discover that there is very little of which you can surely say, “I know that this is true.” Let yourself celebrate uncertainty when you find it in yourself. For each acknowledged uncertainty […]