CwG Quotes "Unworthiness is the worst indictment ever visited upon the human race. You have based your sense of worthiness on the past, while I base your sense of worthiness on the future. "

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Your whole life is a message, did you know that? Every act is an act of self-definition. Every thought is a film on the movie screen of your mind. Every word is voice mail for God. Everything you think, say, and do sends a message about you

- Friendship with God p 252

 

 

 

Bulletin #870

 

September 13, 2019



Different, But Not Divided



A Note from Neale


Hello my wonderful friends...

It has been my great joy in these past weeks to be discussing with you what I have come to call The Holy Experience, which in my world is the moment — and I hope there are many of them for you — of meeting God.

Perhaps I have not made that clear before. That IS what we are talking about here. That is what we are discussing. When we talk about the Holy Experience we are talking about meeting God. It is a face-to-face meeting, too, not something that exists only in conceptual constructs.

We are talking about looking at Divinity directly, seeing It right there in front of us, knowing It as part of us, experiencing It as integral to us, and merging into It as our felt reality.

This is precisely our experience following our death, and God has made it clear to us that we are not required to wait until death in order to have it. We may embrace — and, indeed, create — this experience at any time. But we must feel that it is possible, and that we are worthy, to do so.

How, then, to shake off our own thoughts of unworthiness?

The first step is to re-identify ourselves. We must decide again — and for many decide anew — who we are. So long as we imagine that we are other than Who We Really Are, thoughts of our unworthiness will be possible.

The moment that we re-identify ourselves, assuming our true and real identity, the idea of unworthiness as it relates to us becomes impossible to conceive.

Currently, most people imagine themselves to be separate from God, from each other, and from everything else that is. In truth, we are all intrinsically connected with everything — including that which we call Divinity. When we drop our idea of separation — which is part of what I have called the Earth's "Separation Theology" — any thoughts of our unworthiness drop with it.

The late Robert Heinlein, the famous science-fiction writer, included a line, said many times by many characters, in his novel Stranger in a Strange Land. The line was, "Thou art God." In his book, Heinlein had many people greeting and saying goodbye to each other in this way. The line, and the book itself, though meant to be fiction, offers a powerful statement of what is really so. And Heinlein knew it. He was using science fiction as a means of getting the idea across to his readers — and as a means of painting a picture of what kind of relationships we might create with each other and with our world if we held that idea as true, and announced it to each other at every turn.

On the day that you embrace your True Identity as a Division of Divinity you will abandon forever your thought that you are somehow not "up to" the Holy Experience, or not "worthy" of being included in God's Kingdom.

God's Kingdom is right here on Earth, and the Holy Experience is life itself, lived as a demonstration of the unity of everything, in joyous celebration of the wonder and the glory of All That Is.

So many people have a very difficult time with this idea of their Oneness with God, however, that it has become virtually impossible for humanity to drop its idea of separation from God and embrace its true worthiness at last.

In Home with God this matter is addressed head on. Here's a look at what the dialogue with God in that book reveals. It is a dialogue between myself and God, with God's words in bold:

I've often heard the analogy that I am, to God, as a wave is to the ocean. The same stuff, exactly. Just smaller in size.

That analogy has indeed been used many times, and it is not inappropriate. So now, let us define this "ocean." Let us propose here that God is The Creator. Very few people who believe in a God at all have an argument with that.

If it is true that God is The Creator, this means that you, too, are a creator. God creates all of life, and you create all of your life. It's that simple.

If you think of it that way you can hold it in your consciousness.

You and God are creating all the time — you on the micro level, God on the macro. Are you clear?


Yes, I see! There is no separation between the wave and the ocean. None. The wave is one part of the ocean, acting in a certain way. The wave does the same thing the ocean does, in smaller degree.

That is exactly correct. You are me, acting the way you are acting. I give you the power to act as you are acting. Your power comes from me. Without the ocean, the wave does not have the power to be a wave. Without me, you do not have the power to be you. And without you, my power is not made manifest. Your joy is to make me manifest. The joy of humanity is to manifest God.

Now there's a statement.

Here's another...

Life is God, made physical.

What is important to understand is that there is no single way in which life makes God physical. Some waves are small, barely a ripple, while other waves are huge, thunderous in their sweep. Yet, whether minuscule or monstrous, there is always a wave. There is no time when there is not a wave on the ocean. And while every wave is different, not a single one is divided from the ocean itself.

Difference does not mean division. Those words are not interchangeable.

You are different from God, but you are not divided from God. The fact that you are not divided from God is why you can never die.

The wave lands on the beach, but it does not cease to be. It merely changes form, receding back into the ocean.

The ocean does not get "smaller" every time a wave hits the sand. Indeed, the incoming wave demonstrates, and therefore reveals, the ocean's majesty. Then, by receding into the ocean, it restores the ocean's glory.

The presence of the wave is evidence of the existence of the ocean. Your presence is evidence of the existence of God.

--END OF EXCERPT--

Isn't that a remarkable statement? Remember those nine words for the rest of your life. "Your presence is evidence of the existence of God."

Hugs and Love,




P.S. The Holy Experience is a full-length book that you may download for free at www.nealedonaldwalsch.com (found in the "Free Content" drop-down category).

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Letters to Neale:


Reader question:


Dear Neale...

On page eighty-two of
CwG Book 2, God says, “When you think of someone, if that person is sensitive enough, he or she can feel it.” I am one of those people who can feel it. I was very relieved to read those words, as never before have I had an explanation for the “feelings.”

If I ever tried to talk to anyone about it I would usually just get a blank stare. Now I know I’m not crazy, just “sensitive.” I am looking for more information about this, or someone to talk to about these “feelings.”

When the feelings come, I feel very alone. I know that I should not feel lonely, if what I’m feeling is someone else’s energy. I keep thinking this should help me feel more connected to other people, but I don’t.

It’s like being the only person who can see a beautiful sunset. It’s overwhelming at times. I need to share the sunset with someone, talk about the colors, know someone else can see it.

When I first read page eighty-two, I thought at least I knew what was going on with me, and there was some comfort with that. But now, the feelings are getting more intense. The closer to God I get, the stronger the energy is.

I am very thankful for any help you can give me with this. It is not serving me to ignore this. And although I try to just go with the flow and accept this as a part of who I am and find comfort in at least knowing what it is, I can’t help but feel there is more to this.

With thanks,
Debra
Canada

 
 

Neale Responds:


Hi, Debra!

Good news! What you are feeling is love. I hate to be so simplistic, but that’s what it is. It is the energy of life, and that is pure love. You feel it coming from other people, even when they are not consciously intending to send it.

You are receiving the essence of Who They Are, which is love. You say, “The closer to God I get, the stronger the energy is.”

Exactly, Debra.

Everyone who has ever experienced real closeness with God has known the phenomenon you are talking about. It’s like being in love with the whole world, and it is “overwhelming at times.” Of course it will not serve you to ignore it. That would be like ignoring the very essence of Who You Are.

There is “more to this.” Yet the reason that you are not feeling more connected to other people — much less experiencing the “more to this” that there is — is that you have not really “locked in” to the second half of this process, which CwG describes as Synergistic Energy Exchange.

That second half is the part of the process by which you deliberately and consciously send out the energy, and the feeling you are now receiving.

This energy can be intentionally sent. Send it to all people everywhere, and to all those whose lives you touch. Do this continually and consistently for the next few months, and very soon you will find that you are feeling more connected to others. Then the whole riddle will be solved, and what was once a mystery will turn into the pure joy of experiencing Who You Really Are.

Many blessings,


NOTE: If you would like to write a Letter to the Editor of this Bulletin, simply send an e-mail to Neale@NealeDonaldWalsch.com, with “Letter to the Editor” in the subject line. Neale occasionally uses messages from other sources in this column.

 

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and the setting of intentions for the next year


There come times in the human experience when the Heart, Mind, and Soul—all three—call to us at the deepest place of our being to simply stop, just for a while, and look at where we have been...and where we want to be going. The end of every calendar year is one such obvious time. And this year, it is a more powerful time than ever. Look around you. Look at what is going on in your life. Then look at what is going on all over the world. When you make an assessment of all this, you will understand why Neale has created this very appropriate topic for this CWG retreat: DEALING WITH UNWELCOME OR UNEXPECTED CHANGE.  

This timely end-of-year retreat is designed to move you to clarity on how you may employ spiritual tools to help you mentally and emotionally cope with all that is happening around the globe — with leaders on the world stage loudly and belligerently threatening to destroy each other, with global warming whipping up storms to a level we have never seen before, and with social and political issues dividing people more profoundly and disturbingly than ever — to say nothing of the shifting conditions in our personal lives. Using the eye-opening messages of Conversations with God as a source and a reference point, these three days could bring you closer to inner peace than you have been in a very long time.

Let this be the perfect gift for you, or someone you know who is expressing worry, concern, or upset about the state of the world, or about an aspect of their personal lives. DEALING WITH UNWELCOME OR UNEXPECTED CHANGE will help you apply the messages of CWG to life as it is showing up right now. There could be no better way to start 2020.

This is not a typical "workshop," with lots of dyads and breakout groups and "circle-ups"... This is a spiritual renewal retreat, consisting of quiet conversation, gentle spiritual invitations, and highly personal interactive exchanges with the author of Conversations with God as he moves with you through the intimate process of your own awakening to greater clarity on what you wish to be, do, and have in your Life, using the special messages of the spiritual books that have changed the world.

And, after a catered dinner together, the program culminates with a wonderful New Year's Resolutions Ritual just before Midnight on December 31st, followed by dancing and celebration as participants ring in 2020 with Neale and his wife Em, strengthened by new decisions regarding personal choices and the creating of new inner realities in the year ahead.

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IT IS IMPORTANT TO NOTE: All of the proceeds made from this event, after the considerable costs of presenting it, will go back into bringing the CWG messages into the world.

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This Flex-Price Plan is our response to the economic conditions that have affected many people around the world. We know that everyone will be fair in determining what payment is appropriate for them. Please keep in mind that your personal travel, food and lodging expenses must be paid by you. We can offer these flex-pricing options for our programs, but we cannot, of course, ask airlines, hotels, and restaurants to offer you their services for greatly reduced prices, or for free.

SCHOLARSHIPS: By instituting the Flex-Pricing Options we have eliminated the need to offer partial scholarships, because a person can now self select an appropriate price option that is a fraction of the full ticket value. For those who feel they still require a "full ride" scholarship, we have instituted a special wait list to our Annual No Fee retreat. Those who sign up for this wait list will receive the No Fee Retreat announcement email 24 hours before the general public, thus giving this wait list a chance to register before this fast-filling retreat hits capacity (which it typically does in 24-36 hours). You can join that wait list HERE.


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The Rogue Regency features a full service restaurant offering vegetarian and non-vegetarian fare, beauty salon, barbershop, massage therapist, indoor heated pool, spa, terry bathrobes and feather pillows in all guest rooms, with optional two-room suites with hot tub and fireplace at a slightly higher price, plus free transportation to and from the Medford Airport (MFR), five minutes away. Call them to arrange pick up: 541-770-1234.

SCHEDULE: Event check-in begins at 9am at the Hotel on December 29, with the first session starting at 10am. The daily schedule runs from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., with morning, afternoon, and evening sessions each day separated by 90-minute meal breaks. The New Year's Eve dinner is included, and includes both non-vegetarian and vegetarian fare. The program ends after the New Year's Eve party, late the night of December 31 following a very special New Year's Resolutions Ritual.

PLEASE NOTE: We gently ask that persons attending this retreat plan to attend every session from beginning to end, leaving the room only during regular break and meal times.  Persons who miss an entire session of the retreat will miss so much of its content that it will be extremely difficult to reenter the program beneficially.  Therefore, if your health circumstance makes it not possible for you to be in the room for three-hour sessions, this retreat may be too rigorous for you.

CONTACT: For more program information, contact Will Richardson at
1-352-442-2244 (in Oregon, USA Pacific Time) or email ndwsupport@gmail.com 

CANCELLATION POLICY: Payment is required in full at time of registration. A cancellation fee of 35% of the amount you choose in the Flex-Plan will be charged for cancellations made more than 30 days prior to the event start date. NO REFUND CAN BE ISSUED if you cancel LESS THAN 30 DAYS PRIOR TO EVENT START DATE, as we will have held a place for you, and it will be in most cases too late for others to book your space. We know that you understand.

Thank you for your interest in this very special spiritual renewal retreat.
We hope to see you there.

 


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Conversations with God:
Book 4 ~ Awaken the Species


We’re in Trouble. But There Is Help... If We Listen.

Is it possible that everything we think we know about God, and what God wants, is wrong?

In the middle of the night on August 2, 2016, Neale Donald Walsch found himself drawn into a new and totally unexpected dialogue with God in which he suddenly faced two questions:

Is the human race being offered help by Highly Evolved Beings from Another Dimension?

Is there a key role that humans are being invited to play in advancing their own evolution by joining in a mutual mission to assist the planet during the critical times ahead?

He was told that the answer to both questions is yes.

Then he was given 16 specific examples of how Highly Evolved Beings respond to life differently than humans do―and how adopting even a few of those behaviors could change the course of world history for the better forever.

That information makes up the body of this work. 

A striking invitation to every reader sets the stage for the extraordinary explorations that follow. Picking up where Book 3 in the Conversations with God Trilogy series left off, the revelations about Highly Evolved Beings and about how ordinary humans can answer the call to help awaken the species on Earth will breathtakingly expand your view of both your personal and your collective future.

Which is exactly what the dialogue was intended to do.


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