The Universe will pay you to be yourself and be what you really want. ~ Shakti Gawain
These are the two quotes I put up on the soft board in my room end July 2006. Why did I do that?
So I decided to ‘test’ this out. I was in my forties already and there seemed to be no sign of Mr Right. So after meeting a series of ‘wrongs’, I was beginning to believe there was something wrong with me. And in a way there was. Based on my negative beliefs about myself, my subconscious mind was exercising its Law of Attraction, and ‘inviting’ the wrong type into my life. So I made out a couple of affirmations. One of them included the statement, “I am married to someone I love.”
Remember, that was end July 2006? Before I went to bed every night and when I got up every morning, I read the two quotes on the soft board and repeated the affirmations to myself. Want to know what happened? The next month, I ‘met’ this guy online and in a week’s time we decided to get married, even before we met in person! January 2007 we were married. The power of the subconscious mind at work!
Well, in case you think I’m saying, we can all play God – no. But the God I believe in promises us fullness of life. And He certainly doesn’t want us to go around thinking negatively and attracting pain. He gives us the Power to Choose.
We have the power to choose. We can let our mind be busy with fears, doubts, resentment and pettiness or make a conscious effort to reprogram it to be positive. We can lead ‘quiet lives of desperation’ or enjoy fullness of life and bring joy and meaning to ourselves and others.
May you be inspired – every day!