Never underestimate the power of an idea
I’ve been doing a lot of thinking lately about a question that doesn’t seem to want to leave my mind: What would it take for the people of the world to simply get along?
Is that too much to ask? Is that too much to expect from an “enlightened” species?
Wait a minute. Forget about “getting along.” What (if anything) could cause a species of sentient beings who could not “get along” to just stop killing each other? What (if anything) could convince us that…
…getting our way through the use of force is not only not civilized—it’s not even beneficial to those who get their way? Inevitably, the violence they used to the their way falls back on them. It is inevitable.
Is our particular species truly so unevolved among all the life forms in the Universe that it still finds it utterly impossible to create a way to resolve differences without barbaric cruelty—even after thousands of years of trying?
Is it possible that there is something we simply don’t...
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If God had some news for the world, would He use the Internet? Yes, She would.
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In this time of ever increasing turmoil on our planet, people everywhere are turning to God, begging, hoping, praying to hear God's message for themselves and for our world. In their supplications, the earnestly seek to know: Can one even have a conversation with God?
God herself tell us yes. His words to humanity are clear:
"I talk to everyone all the time. The question is not to whom does God talk. The question is, who listens?"
Early in Conversations with God-Book One we are told that God communicates with us most often through feeling. Feeling is the language of the soul.
"If you want to know what’s true for you about something," God said, "look to how you’re feeling about it. Feelings are sometimes difficult to discover, and often even more difficult to acknowledge. Yet hidden in your deepest feelings is your highest truth."
God also communicates with thought, and often uses images and pictures to do so, which makes thoughts more effective than mere words as tools...