Thoughts with Gayle: Lesson 98

Well, it came to me yesterday that perfectionism is not my area of misery, it is wanting to be heard, yep, that’s it.  I was making a large escarole salad and I felt pretty open to guidance about what might be an area that has plagued me throughout many seeming lifetimes.  I get what Jesus […] Read More

Thoughts with Mari: Lesson 97

“We state again the truth about your Self, the holy Son of God Who rests in you; whose mind has been restored to sanity. You are the spirit lovingly endowed with all your Father’s Love and peace and joy. You are the spirit which completes Himself, and shares His function as Creator. He is with […] Read More

Thoughts with Gayle: Lesson 97

Love this lesson, I really do, and just listening to its being read as today is not my turn to read was lovely.  Just listening to Mari read it ever so slowly and thoughtfully, in such a blessed manner!  Thanks to Mari, as always! Thoughts from Ken: “Since perfect love casts our fear, when we […] Read More

Thoughts with Mari: Lesson 96

“Although you are one Self, you experience yourself as two; as both good and evil, loving and hating, mind and body. This sense of being split into opposites induces feelings of acute and constant conflict, and leads to frantic attempts to reconcile the contradictory aspects of this self-perception. You have sought many such solutions, and […] Read More

Thoughts with Gayle: Lesson 96

Morning! I am actually inputting this on Friday afternoon as B. and I have a busy weekend ahead of us. I was reading Ken’s book and wanted to share some very powerful thoughts he has written that have meant oh, so much to me today, here goes: “This is how we experience everything in this […] Read More

Thoughts with Mari: Lesson 95

” I am one Self, united with my Creator, at one with every aspect of creation, and limitless in power and in peace.” The above sentence really struck me this time. I’ve been a Course student since about 1980, but, I guess I was finally ready to accept this idea tonight. In fact, I found […] Read More

Thoughts with Gayle: Lesson 95

Morning! I am going to dive right into this lesson, long, and some of Ken’s excerpts, join me! Second paragraph, “You see yourself as a ridiculous parody on God’s creation; weak, vicious, ugly and sinful, miserable and beset with pain”, etc., Ken responds with: “If we raise ourselves above the battleground, return to the decision-making […] Read More

Thoughts with Mari:Lesson 94

“This is the Self that never sinned, nor made an image to replace reality. This is the Self that never left Its home in God to walk the world uncertainly. This is the Self that knows no fear, nor could conceive of loss or suffering or death.” I feel reassured by the above sentences. It […] Read More

Thoughts with Gayle: Lesson 94

Morning! Short and ever so sweet lesson today, I read today and there’s something about reading and/or being read to that so works for me.  Join us on the daily lesson call if you’re so inspired.  Mari and I have done it now for years, lost count, and Ryan and others have participated over time […] Read More