We can all be touched by feelings of love and appreciation when we see someone’s good qualities. But are we really seeing their virtues or are we charmed by their acquired skills and talents?
Each one of us is responsible for the state of our mind, for our thoughts, feelings and attitude. As souls, conscious energetic beings, we are transmitting vibrational signals all the time. During the day many thoughts pass through the mind, this is why it is important to check the quality and nature of our thoughts and feelings. The mind is an instrument of the soul, our job is to learn how to master the mind.
Taking the time to become a mindful cook is something that will be worthwhile experimenting with. When we eat food cooked from the heart then we can feel that love that is there in the food. We call that good old fashioned mother’s cooking and for good reason too. It is actually the love that sustains us the most.
We have to not just fall into our feelings and then react to what we ‘feel’, but we need to be conscious creators of our thoughts and feelings. And we can do this with one single thought. Just create a peaceful thought and we become peaceful. Create a doubtful thought and we become a doubting Thomas. Create a fearsome thought and we become full of fear and anxiety.
Our Dear Emir of the State of Kuwait – Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah, has died at the age of 91. The Emir had suffered with ill health for several years. Sheikh Sabah had ruled the oil-rich Gulf Arab state since 2006 and had overseen its foreign policy for more than 50 years. He was Continue reading
Choosing Pity or Mercy? “All people commit sins and make mistakes. God forgives them, and people are acting in a godlike (divine) way when they forgive.” Alexander Pope (poet, writer, translator) What is the difference between pity and mercy? I get asked this question quite often. People ask: Are they not the same Continue reading