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‘Religious’ is a dirty word.

​I cringe when people attempt to stereotype me with the label ‘religious’. ​To be honest I actually dislike the label and find it mildly offensive to be described as ‘religious’. ​I am mindful that this reaction could very well be a reflection of my own personal issues, than that of the person ‘innocently’ saying “oh…

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No accidental encounters.

The Divine and the miraculous is staring us in the face every day, if only we allow it to manifest. There are no chance meetings nor accidental encounters. God is present in every face to face, every encounter and every conversation you have today. However, God’s presence is often missed and clouded out by the…

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Reality check

At some point in our journey, we encounter or are confronted with this reality check.⠀𝗬𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗹𝗶𝗳𝗲, 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗽𝗿𝗼𝘃𝗶𝘀𝗶𝗼𝗻, 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝘀𝗼𝘂𝗿𝗰𝗲, 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝘀𝘂𝗯𝘀𝘁𝗮𝗻𝗰𝗲 𝗱𝗼 𝗻𝗼𝘁 𝗰𝗼𝗺𝗲 𝗳𝗿𝗼𝗺 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝘄𝗼𝗿𝗹𝗱 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝗽𝗲𝗿𝗰𝗲𝗶𝘃𝗲 𝘁𝗵𝗿𝗼𝘂𝗴𝗵 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝗳𝗶𝘃𝗲 𝘀𝗲𝗻𝘀𝗲𝘀.⠀For some it is a quiet nudge or a niggling question that refuses to go away – ‘surely there is more to…

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The message of afishoutofwater blog

You and I are a contradiction – divine essence in human form. Divinity seemingly held captive by mortality. Regardless of your current experience and circumstances, your real essence and identity is not the image staring back at you in the mirror. The thoughts, beliefs, fears, perceptions, values, preferences and tendencies that make up your self-image…

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That is not love.

​ If they love and care for you, as they profess, then your happiness will be more important to them*,than your conformity to their preferences and expectations of how they* think you should be. Stop living for the approval of those whose primary interest is not for your happiness and bliss. ​Recognise that your conformity…

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