Jesus was not SELFLESS. He did not live as if ONLY other people counted. He knew his value and worth. He had friends. He asked people to help him. At the same time Jesus was not SELFISH. He did not live as if nobody counted. He gave his life out of love for others. From a place of loving union with his Father, Jesus had a mature, healthy ‘true self.
Yoga is to find union – between mind and body, between the individual and her God, between our thoughts and the source of our thoughts, between teacher and student..
This oldest Christology of all may be found in the preliterary traditions in Paul and the book of Acts, but it is not the view presented in any of the Gospels. Instead, as we will see at greater length, the oldest Gospel, Mark, seems to assume that it was at his baptism that Jesus became the Son of God; the next Gospels, Matthew and Luke, indicate that Jesus became the Son of God when he was born; and the last Gospel, John, presents Jesus as the Son of God from before creation.
WHEN YOU FOLLOW THE WAYS OF YOUR ANCESTORS YOU WILL NEVER BE LOST.
LET YOUR ANCESTORS BE YOUR GUIDING LIGHT.
It amazes me when education, religion and family values fail to create a human being.
May we serve as God’s messengers through love in action. – Nora Peacock –
As we crossed the Colorado-Utah border I saw God in the sky in the form of huge gold sunburning clouds above the desert that seemed to point a finger at me and say, “Pass here and go on, you’re on the road to heaven.
Happiness is the heavenly light of joy.
You are the steer of your God given dreams. By the authority from the Holy Spirit of God, you will able to bend a curve where the road has a bend; you will be able to reverse your movement when the need be.
And here I thought I’d get by on my charm and good looks.”
“That’ll get you a first date. It won’t get you a second one with anyone who’d be suitable.” When he laughed, she look up from her notes. Holy hell, the man had laugh lines to rival his little brother’s. Then what he’d said hit her. “My God, did you just make a joke?”
“It’s been known to happen.