In 2018, when I last did this lesson, I suddenly realized what joyous news it is, and burst into tears. This year, I just shivered with delight. I am so grateful that all the horrors I imagine or experience truly don’t exist. Now, that doesn’t mean that I don’t forget this and become afraid, or that I should not feel compassion for the pain others are experiencing. It just means that there is indeed light at the end of our road Home.
Helpful sentences: The idea for today is another step in learning to let go the thoughts that you have written on the world, and see the Word of God in their place. The early steps in this exchange, which can truly be called salvation, can be quite difficult and even quite painful. Some of them will lead you directly into fear. You will not be left there. You will go far beyond it. Our direction is toward perfect safety and perfect peace.