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The root of all our troubles...

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The root of all our troubles...

Postby Dallas » Sat Feb 13, 2010 6:38 am


Selfishness--self-centeredness! That, we think, is the
root of all our troubles.

How amazing the revelation that the world, and everyone
in it, can get along just fine with or without me. What
a relief to know that people, places and things will be
perfectly okay without my control and direction. And
how wordlessly wonderful to come to believe that a power
greater than me exists separate and apart from myself.
I believe that the feeling of separation I experience
between me and God will one day vanish. In the meantime,
faith must serve as the pathway to the center of my

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Postby sa » Sun Feb 14, 2010 7:44 am

That is a great one ! And having faith is really a very libertaing experience...For me it means that I do not have to worry , that I do not have to control anymore. I am a controlfreak, and giving up control is really a hard one for me... :lol: But it´s important because that give smie freedom and rest.

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