A friend of mine sent me this email today and I was definitely inspired by the message. I have no idea where it came from as it had a very long list of 'forwards' and she does not know where it originated either so... so much for giving credit.
Anyway, I wanted to share this with you all so here it goes:
Change, Change, Change
Many years ago a friend shared a truth with me that I hope never to forget. She told me about a time in her life when a man
Some changes we initiate; others are imposed up on us as we pass through life’s many stages. Whether a change delights us or makes us struggle, it always ushers in a new beginning. It focus us to be engaged in life, to focus, to continually give birth to new ways of being and seeing so that we may fulfill our purpose: discovering our divinity and living in all the many rooms of our mansion.
Change calls us to open
Sometimes we are willing to settle for a painful experience simply because it is familiar or we believe we cannot do—or do not deserve—any better. Just trying to avoid change, in fact, becomes the source of many of our problems and most of our unhappiness.
We fear of losing our jobs,
We are the offspring of God, creative beings in the image and likeness of the love that created us. God isn’t like us; rather,
We can increase our income. We can find work that is meaningful and financially rewarding. We can create our own businesses—if only we do not fear change, if only we believe in our innate creative ability and begin
No matter what predicament we face or what our race, gender or educational level is, we are all equal heirs to the gift of creativity.
Remember, God never closes
-- Author Unknown (sorry folks!)