Living in OnenessKnow Only Love
An old man walked through the outskirts of Chandrapur. He was very thin and his legs and arms were covered with sores. When dogs chased him, he never turned to strike at them with his staff. He simply walked on.
How is your stewardship today? Are you a good member of your community? These might be interesting questions because I find very few people understand what stewardship means or why it is important. However, it is an essential aspect of Divine Community and we all should evaluate our roles as stewards.
The lower-self longs for reunification with Source but is very attached to the appetites of the 3rd- dimensional world. The needs, wants, and desires of the physical illusion are not what will get us home. As Rumi notes, we have the powerful dragon of our worldly appetites and the powerful dragon of our soul’s energies. Which dragon is winning your fight?
Did you ever play Where’s Waldo? Where’s Waldo in London, New York, Amsterdam? For more than thirty years, children have been tracking Waldo, the creation of English illustrator Martin Handford, as he discovers new places.
Just sit there and let me share a poem by the Sufi poet, Hafiz I posted it some years ago. It is one of my favorites. I hope you enjoy it, again.
A young boy noticed that his grandfather was rubbing his belly and seemed to be sad. He asked, “Grandfather, why are you so sad?” The grandfather replied, “I have a fight inside of me that will not let me sleep or give me any peace.” “What kind of fight, Grandfather?” the boy asked.