The social network for students and teachers of "A Course in Miracles"
Everyone is always talking about pain, be it physical, mental or emotional. Some authors even write about “pain bodies” as if pain itself has an innate intelligence, or is an entity that can produce some form of physical expression that can take over our life and exist without our knowledge or permission.
I’ve personally experienced pain. The physical pain of childbirth for example, of which nothing in this world can prepare you. I’ve experienced a fractured foot, sprained…Continue
I recently heard a talk given by a spiritual teacher where he shared his experience of counselling students over the phone on a radio show. He said he found himself asking each one respectively if they were actively participating in a daily spiritual practice. He relayed invariably with each one that the answer was no.
I’ve heard this same sentiment shared by other spiritual teachers and have also received this answer from some of my own students experiencing issues or lack…Continue
A Course in Miracles says, “Health is peace of mind” and concludes that “A beautiful healthy body is the same as a sick, ugly body. They are both equally unreal.” According to ACIM principles, true healing can only take place in the mind and occurs when wrong thinking is replaced with right thinking. Can this reflect as a healing in the physical body? Yes, but not always.
The idea of a mind-body connection is becoming increasingly seductive these days, as more Course students and…Continue
At the heart of A Course in Miracles, God’s only Will for us is happiness... But is it really POSSIBLE to be happy all of the time? The Course says yes, if we are willing to make the Inner Shift.
What is the Inner Shift?
The “inner shift according to Chapter 21 of ACIM is, ‘the choice to be constant in our decision for happiness.’ The Course says, we all know that we WANT happiness, but we deny it simply BECAUSE it’s the…Continue