As a student of the course in miracles I was listening to a video class from Marianne Williamson, called “Teaching the Teachers”.
At one point, when she talked about wisdom that comes from suffering, in one sentence she says: “We talk way too much about what God can do for us and too little about, what he expects from us.”
This sentence hit me. For, yes, it felt like that, especially in hard times, we either completely forget to pray and ask for help and assistance or we solely ask for what we need, instead of being shown for what we can do ourselves.
How can God reach us and awaken our knowing of the capacity that lies within us, to rise beyond suffering? And how can he reach us in what he needs us as being his extension of love to act and make the difference here in and with our physical costumes? (more…)