Category: self

Pray to see your spiritual self

January 29, 2018 | 25 comments

When praying for yourself, be sure that you’re praying to see your spiritual self, made in God’s image. The word self can have a lot of mortal baggage attached to it that one is not aware of. For instance, when

When people betray you

September 5, 2017 | 17 comments

What is a healing response when someone you trusted betrays you? All types of human emotions may knock at one’s mental door after facing betrayal, from astonishment, to amazement, deep resentment, anger, even desire for revenge. But the wisest and

Be true to yourself

February 29, 2016 | 8 comments

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” ~ Oscar Wilde Not a selfish, think-only-about-what-you-want, could-care-less-about-another self. But your immortal self, replete with love, openness, honesty, care, generosity, confidence, integrity, and truth. Be the glorious, unique and special reflection of God

Be willing to sacrifice

April 16, 2013 | 2 comments

Sacrifice self to bless one another, even as God has blessed you. ~ Mary Baker Eddy Miscellaneous Writings, page 155 Powerful words… If you find yourself in the midst of a heated argument, be willing to sacrifice self—to sacrifice some pride,

Are you out of the prison of self?

February 18, 2010 | 6 comments

A human being is part of a whole, called by us the Universe, a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings, as something separated from the rest a kind of optical delusion of his