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Book Giveaway November 2017

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Book Giveaway November 2017

We are excited to announce that we are giving away a signed copy of Conversations with the Akashic Field on Goodreads. The contest ends November 27, 2017. To enter, click the link below:   Goodreads Book Giveaway Conversations with the Akashic Field by Douglas James Cottrell Giveaway ends November 27, 2017. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter Giveaway

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The Sin of Conformity

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The Sin of Conformity

“Through work and worth ye become free.” “If he’s so psychic, how come he’s not rich?”  “If you use your spiritual gifts for material gain, God will take them away from you.”  Which of these thoughts is correct? The question of how to become rich preoccupies just about everyone (except, perhaps, those who are sheltered in monasteries or communes, and have forsaken all personal possessions). But, for most of us, the motivation to increase our standard of living and be free of debt brings a life-long struggle. We are told that education and hard work are the keys to success...

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Lifting the Veil of Depression

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Lifting the Veil of Depression

When you look out a window, do you see the beauty of the garden in the distance, or do you see a speck of dirt and grime on the glass? Sometimes, it is difficulty for us to look beyond the mire of the everyday world and see beauty. When someone is depressed, it is as if a shadow has been cast over them. How do you vanquish the shadow and lift the veil of depression? The emotion of enthusiasm is, indeed, the tonic, for once you have acquired enthusiasm, you will have already acquired an action or activity that will...

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Fear of Change

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Fear of Change

We live in a world of duality. The physical and the spiritual worlds are the same. What is done in one is done in the other. Many preachers would separate the two, but they are really only one. We may choose to succeed or fail, be content or distraught. But the one constant in life is change, and the decisions we make when faced with change either move us forward or back, physically and spiritually. The consequences can be extreme, and because of this, people fear change. Death physically, financially or emotionally causes sudden and final change. In this world...

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Prayer and Meditation: Fundamentals for Finding Our Way Home

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Prayer and Meditation: Fundamentals for Finding Our Way Home

In the beginning, the original sin committed was the “sin of separation.” We, as souls, separated ourselves from God. We knew, in part, what we were doing, but our awareness was certainly fragmentary. Like teenage children fleeing the parental nest, we were naive and impatient. We presumed to know how the cosmos worked, only to discover our ineptitude with material things. Ever since our downfall, we lost souls have remained scattered in levels of consciousness throughout the universe, attempting to overcome self-indulgent temptations and find our way back. Some have overcome the trap of material lust in dimensions beyond the...

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