Some assembly required, batteries not included.
Tis the growing season of miracles! Whether your tradition includes the birth of a Christ child or not, the Holidays bring using them a cherished renewal of hope, peace and joy, that are miracles in this often challenging and troubled world. This indicates every holiday movie has in it an email of miracles abounding. The Holiday season truly is certainly one of miracles.
And yet, what do we tend to complete during this most miraculous of time? Let’s see… we crowd the stores, shoving and pushing each other, vying for that last “It” doll on the shelf. We crow victoriously whenever we outwit another driver and snag that lone remaining convenient parking place right before the mall entrance. We overeat, overspend, and then make everyone around us miserable with our whining. Hardly an email of hope, peace and joy!
Instead, buy “Do-It-Yourself Holiday Miracle Kit.” It’s easy, it’s free, and anyone can have one for the asking. It comes with a smile, and a “pay it forward” mentality.
The smile is yours, of course. Oahu is the smile you relax into when you remember what gift giving is about, and how much appreciation you have for those you’re selecting gifts for. Oahu is the smile that warms your heart when you think of that Holiday dinner with relatives as a time and energy to re-connect with those closest for you, those that – ornery and difficult as they might be – are unique individuals, worthy in their own right. Oahu is the smile that lights your face when you’re thankful for what you may have to offer those you care about, not worrying yourself about whether the offerings are slim or lush.
Oahu is the smile with that you greet everyone you meet, co-worker, family or stranger on the road, for in this Holiday season, in 2010 of miracles, a course in miracles soundcloud it is good to consider that whenever you get down seriously to it, we’re but one human family, all sharing similar joys and woes.
The “pay it forward” area of the kit is the willingness to show “Good will to all or any” which in turn spreads more good around the planet. It’s being gracious in allowing another person to claim the “It” doll, in not squeezing someone out of that parking place. It’s working magic for anyone else, knowing, as you do, that somewhere, sometime, someplace, someone will make magic happen for you.
“What goes around comes around” isn’t just an over-worked aphorism, it’s quantum-science truth. Energy attracts like energy. The more you sincerely appreciate others, and act towards them out of love, not fear, the more others will respond to you in like manner. Whenever you pay it forward, you not just make magic happen for anyone here and now, you propagate that energy so it could grow, and with it, more miracles in our world.
Be a miracle-maker. Assemble your kit, insert the batteries of your own loving-kindness energy, and watch your Holiday Season bloom with delights!