This innocuous book came to my interest in 2005 and it has passed via my hands various occasions because. I had no inclination to peruse its contents for I had ceased to think in miracles. In 2005, I was cursing God for abandoning me. I was utilizing all my power to stave off the hell I descended into 15 years earlier by marrying a man as un-Godly as any individual could possibly be.
In 2007, when packing some books as donations for a book fair, my hand when once more fell on "A Course in Miracles". By this time, I had secured a divorce from my husband but was still dealing with the fallout. As I grasped the book, I became really thoughtful and calm. What was it about this book that invoked feelings I hadn't experienced within a extremely extended time? My hand clung towards the book refusing to put it down. Realizing that this was a sign that I had far better take a closer look, I made a cup of tea and sat in my favorite reading chair. With great curiosity, I focused around the blue hardcover and study "A Course in Miracles, a foundation for inner peace." Wow. That was a fairly bold statement but okay, I decided to bite. Taking a deep breath, I pondered essentially the most clear question: What is the foundation for inner peace? This book quickly opened an old wound and it had much better possess the answer to healing.
"A Course in Miracles" is really that, a course. Written in 3 components, this book is just not to become taken lightly and cannot be read in a week or even a month. There is certainly text, a workbook for students along with a manual for teachers. I had the sudden urge to fling the book across the room since I was deeply and profoundly afraid. I instinctively understood that once I started reading this book, I was going to possess to modify and was I ready for the journey ahead?
My favorite movie is "The Matrix". The main character Neo is browsing for the answer for the matrix. He understands the matrix exists but he does not know what it's. The man together with the answer, Morpheus, contacts Neo and delivers the chance for truth by giving Neo a choice in between taking a blue pill or perhaps a red pill. Take the blue pill and stay ignorant or take the red pill and obtain the answer towards the matrix. Prior to he reaches for his pill of selection, Morpheus cautions Neo that need to he opt for the red pill, he can in no way go back towards the life he had been living.