53A Questions and Answers 1/5

October 22, 2017 // 0 Comments

The nature of the sun is warmth and light. Can you imagine at any time under any circumstance anything emanating from the sun but warmth and light? No. And the nature of the sun is to shine. Can you imagine the sun then, withholding any of its nature, light, and warmth? No. Supposing then, we are in darkness or cold. That suggests the absence of the sun or at least, our sense of separation from the sun. So it is with God. [...]

Discovery of My Self 4/4

July 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

Let's see if we can pray without asking God for anything between tonight and tomorrow afternoon. Let's see if we can pray without wanting a single thing of God, except more light on this subject. Let's see if we can get along between tonight and tomorrow afternoon without praying for food, or clothing, or housing, or health and confine our prayers exclusively within ourselves, remember. [...]

Understanding the Body 2/5

February 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

Even before birth the mother was aware of it as a living form, as a live body, as a live being, as a baby. But we only became aware of it after its birth then we beheld it as a living form. But as life, it existed before conception. Where, how? [...]

God Dominion 4/4

January 27, 2017 // 0 Comments

And from now on my remembrance shall be: not the domination of man, but the dominion of God. It is so important for a while that each day we remember, “I am no longer dominated by man, but my dominion is of God, operating through spiritual life and spiritual law, within my consciousness. Every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God is the law unto my mind and unto my body. [...]

10 Second Meditations (introduction)

December 21, 2015 // 0 Comments

Joel says in this audio: "The basic foundation of our work is meditation". He gets to the very core of what is actually occurring. He brings you during this talk to the place where you become quiet. He invites you to rest, simply rest, over and over to rest. To rest in God, to become quiet in God, to have an experience of conscious contact with God. This is the basis of our "work": to rest in God. Remember what effects one effects all. Enjoy this. [...]

Contemplative Meditation 1/4

November 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

Read, read, fill yourselves with this reading, but only for one purpose; not for a dependence on the word, but for the Spirit that it may develop in you, and will develop, and can. Because if you can stick to a literature that holds single-pointedly to God and the Christ, you’re bound to have your consciousness so spiritualized that Christ will be there to do the works, even if you can’t remember the words. [...]

The I that I Am

October 2, 2014 // 0 Comments

We do not substitute a good human quality for a bad one; but in the realization of the I that I am, we learn to let the erroneous human traits drop away. Do not make an effort to get rid of them; but let your effort be to live in the I that I am. That will take care of everything. [...]