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Foremost, this post was inspired by a conversation I had with my friend and mentor Coach Be coupled with watching the “Marley documentary”. Coach Be and I were talking about his passion for helping people eat better (these days getting people to do what is in their best long term interest is a hard sell.) […]
The purpose of all of the world’s religions is to move us away from negative impulses and towards internal peace. The only difference between the religions is the method in which they lead us to this goal. These differences are necessary in order to accommodate the various ways we are motivated towards change.
A man floating stranded in the middle of the ocean looks to the sky and asks, “God, can I have a boat?” Exhausted, the man falls asleep. When he awakens there is an overturned boat floating next to him. He shouts, “Thank you God!”
We are the summation of our reactions to our experiences. Change your reaction and/or your experiences to become a different you.
So… I was having a religious conversation with a friend. She’s a Christian and not very tolerant of other religions. She truly believes that Jesus is the only way and all other religions are false. I view religious books as just books that contain knowledge and wisdom. Some are more practical and others more imaginative […]