I recently purchased Our Moments: Conversation Starters for Great Relationships. It’s a deck of cards, each posting a single question meant to spark a discussion with your significant other. I brought them on a recent trip to the beach with my wife.
One of the first cards I pulled from the deck asked, “What have you lost since childhood that you would like to regain?”
I thought for a moment and said, “A sense of playfulness, innocence and wonder.” Only upon thinking about it further did I realize I was describing my essence.
Your essence consists of your body type (in relation to the enneagram), your center of gravity (whether you are predominantly emotional, intellectual, moving or instinctive) and your alchemy (your ability to take in impressions; something I will discuss in a future article). Essence is largely determined by the genes we inherit from our parents, however, there is also a planetary influence (another...
In the present, you engage Spirit—your true self. Spirit is infinite, eternal, and contains all possibilities.
Think about that for a second.
Spirit, your true self, contains all possibilities...not a few, or this one or that one, but all possibilities.
Have you experienced moments of presence, where in the midst of engaging your higher self, you felt infinite, eternal, and possessing all possibilities?
Yet, the moment you left the present, the ego took over and you were once again back in the material world where your doubts and fears returned to convince you that you do not contain all possibilities, that you are limited in what you can do, and to think otherwise is naive and foolish.
You are capable of manifesting that which you truly desire. It begins with being present and embracing the fact that you contain all possibilities.
In your day to day life, try to be open to all possibilities, to...