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by 2p0p
Wed Aug 06, 2008 12:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your mind is the culprit
Replies: 18
Views: 2840

Re: Your mind is the culprit

Grace... yes grace-unmerited favour or a gift, a huge fork in the road of the intellectual discovery of this '' awakening''. Some say it is totally a gift-others say it is by doing the ''work''; a mystery, to me, a paradox. I am such a slow typer, that I am learning to write letters with a voice rec...
by 2p0p
Sun Aug 03, 2008 10:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your mind is the culprit
Replies: 18
Views: 2840

Re: Your mind is the culprit

Noordzee wrote.....'I have always been very good in counselling others but have not been able to apply to same principles to myself. Sounds familiar?' yes.....it is in my history too,i was quite good at theory,this doesn't mean that the theories were necessarily wrong,some were no doubt,but more oft...
by 2p0p
Sun Aug 03, 2008 10:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your mind is the culprit
Replies: 18
Views: 2840

Re: Your mind is the culprit

page 259 a new earth Instead of being lost in your thinking, when you are awake you recognize yourself as the awareness behind it. Thinking then ceases to be a self-serving autonomous activity that takes possession of you and runs your life. Awareness takes over from thinking. Instead of being in ch...
by 2p0p
Sun Aug 03, 2008 9:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your mind is the culprit
Replies: 18
Views: 2840

Re: Your mind is the culprit

Hi NoordZee......i see a clue for you in your last post,a perception problem?. ''1. Recognise your thoughts for what they are. A bit of energy does does not represent reality. 3. The moment you disidentify yourself from your thoughts (I wish I could!!), you are on your way'' If your thoughts are not...
by 2p0p
Sat Aug 02, 2008 4:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your Poetry?
Replies: 32
Views: 4820

Re: Your Poetry?

Not my own-but a timeless classic
Speaks of days-now jurassic

''Here i sit all broken hearted
Paid my penny
But only farted''

Now i can laugh, along with the buddah
then it was hard,always the should ah
by 2p0p
Sat Aug 02, 2008 2:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Your mind is the culprit
Replies: 18
Views: 2840

Re: Your mind is the culprit

Is the mind the culprit/enemy, or does it/has it just filled a void ( nature abhors a vacuum)?. To me it seems like my mind has been totally out of order, it's completely ruled the roost all of my adult life, but I remember, it wasn't like that as a young child(3 or 4), I knew how to live then, it w...
by 2p0p
Thu Jul 31, 2008 1:44 pm
Forum: Personal Experiences
Topic: Finding it hard going
Replies: 14
Views: 2813

Re: Finding it hard going

I will have a guess here, could it be that when you say/infer that you are concerned about a pressure to conform to the idea of '' we don't need anything outside of ourselves'' that you are feeling that you are betraying God and Jesus and your family?, if so,you can put that fear to flight by knowin...