Friday, March 26, 2010

Friday, March 26, 2010 - Weekend Words of Inspiration and Great Giveaways!

Speak The Words

This weekend I want you to participate in an experiment that has the power to change your life in extraordinary ways. It offers much reward,  yet requires very little.

I want you to speak the words you would want said to you in every situation you encounter. For example, if a  friend asks you for your advice regarding a particular situation, put yourself in her place, imagine it was you, and then, speak the words.

If your child asks you what you think about his/her drawing, imagine yourself at that age and that the words being sent out were being spoken to you, then speak the words.

When you run your errands this weekend and encounter an exasperated clerk,  before fighting fire with fire, imagine you having to sacrifice your weekends from now to infinity because you need to make ends meet, then look upon the face of that weary clerk after seeing your own reflected back at you, then and only then, speak the words. The ones you'd want spoken to you.

Will you 'Be The Change' this weekend? On Monday, come back to this thread, and share how your experiment in speaking only the words you'd want spoken to you goes.

Use 'Today's Words of Inspiration' as a breathing meditation to still your mind, quiet your thoughts and bring in positive energy. As you inhale bring in only positive energy by saying in your mind, I breathe in positive energy (or you can say creative energy if that is what you wish to create more of) and as you exhale, Affirm out loud today 'I speak words of kindness!'

Spend some time each day enjoying focused breathing AND soul guided meditative visualization, in doing so, you can bring about amazing, profound and powerful changes in your life.

Visualize yourself manifesting something unique, guided by universal forces that emerge spontaneously from within your soul. Do this at least twice today and see how by taking a moment away from the hectic pace and breathing in positive energy and affirming what you wish to create, your thinking will become different.

Remember, attitude really does determine altitude.

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  1. Tracy this is beautiful. This reminds me of a meditation that we used to do at night and what it was, was this. Before you go to bed you picture four or five little hearts leaving your heart center. See then touching every single person you encountered that day and whomever they may have encountered and so on. When you are done you will have sent love to all of those people and eventually everyone will feel the love of the universe. It is similar because when you speak kind words to everyone you see than they are experiencing the love of the universe through word of mouth and passing it on. Each time we do this we use the love of the universe the way nature intended.

  2. Johnica, what a lovely meditation! I will put it into practice!