"Making a prediction based on existing realities completely discounts the human potential to transform situations."
Truth is simple, but the seeker is complex.
The truth is not in a printed book. The truth is to be realized, discovered and embraced in us!
Truth is that which never changes. What does never change in you?
"We know that we have passed from death to life, because we love each other. Anyone who does not love remains in death."
The Bible is for your instruction, here and now.
At one point we start to wake up -- because we just run out of time; are we fooling ourselves?
The Bible is most amazing; it is written in a way so that everyone gets what they can digest.
We can hope and believe whatever we want, but the point is to know the truth.
"When truth embodied in a taleShall enter in at lowly doors."-- Tennyson
"And you will know the truth, and the truth will set free you."John 8:32
Human Nature? Pacific Groove...
“For he that meddleth with men's religion in any part meddleth with their custom, nay, with their freehold; and though they find no content in that which they have, yet they cannot abide to hear of altering.”
The terror of a king is like the roar of a lion...
…2The terror of a king is like the roar of a lion; whoever provokes him forfeits his own life. 3It is honorable for a man to resolve a dispute, but any fool will quarrel. 4The slacker does not plow in season; at harvest time he looks, but nothing is there.…
The Bible is a spiritual message; all characters refer to you, on your journey to know the Father, the cause of the phenomena of life.
Know what you are looking for!
For the pagans strive after all these things, and your Heavenly Father knows that you need them. 33But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things will be added unto you. 34Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Today has enough trouble of its own.…
pagan: the natural man, rooted in common sense.
Heavenly Father: Consciousness, 'in Him we live and move and have our being.'
God: 'The cause of the phenomena of life'.
kingdom: our original state of consciousness, place of power.
righteous: 'those who serve God ' Malachi 3:18
Recalibrate your mind, know/embrace your natural state.
"I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world."
I: The character Jesus in the Bible.
in me: in Christ, the wisdom and power of God; in the reader's consciousness.
this world: what our conditioned mind reports as 'reality'.
overcome the world: be in the world, but not of it; not to suffer ignorance; here and now.
The source of our suffering
Youtube: In this four minute excerpt, Mooji states that most people in life are speaking from a very personal, unstable standpoint, and reminds us that there is a stable, much more deeper position which we should direct our attention towards.
"Test yourselves to see if you are in the faith; examine yourselves! Or do you not recognize this about yourselves, that Jesus Christ is in you-- unless indeed you fail the test?"
Using Words for That Which Has No Language
Youtube: Rupert clarifies his use of the words 'I', God, knowing, knower, awareness and self.