“You will always receive help within a second of a prayer. To recognize the help, you must see everything in your life from that second on as a part of the answer to your prayer.”
– Caroline Myss, author, speaker
What if this is true? What if Everything – whether we judge it to be negative or positive – was part of the answer to our prayers?
I know many of us feel that as soon as we’ve really gotten focused on our spiritual practices, or classes, life seems to get sticky. Sometimes we wish we’d never gotten involved because ‘things were so much easier before.’
Imagine a glass of water that ‘s been sitting still for awhile and has developed a sediment on the bottom. When you start pouring in fresh water, that sediment gets disturbed and begins to come to the service. The more water you pour in, the higher that sediment rises, until finally it spills out over the sides.
This is what I think happens with us. We’re that glass of water that’s been sitting around for awhile. We’re comfortable — we live in the upper portion of the glass where the water is clear. We don’t even notice that the water’s stagnant.
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