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Identity Addiction

We are addicted to our identities, whatever they may be, and not just our identities, but the identity of all that surrounds us. How do you identify? Does this change when you are with certain people? I know mine certainly does. I remember my days working at the Gender Identity Center and meeting folks who identify as gender fluid. Perhaps this fits me. Perhaps it goes further to include not just identity, but the environment itself. Consider how you feel when you hike in nature alone. Do you feel a connection to the animals and plants? How about if you attend a large group event, say a ball game or concert? Why do we even hike in the woods or go to a big event? Could it be for the identity we borrow there? Don’t you ever tire of your identity? Isn’t it nice to try on someone else’s? Perhaps this is why hero’s are so adored! Or someone famous. Or the celebrated artist we wish we could be like.

Perhaps my initial phrase is exactly the opposite of true and we are actually afraid of our identity. We naturally fear our essence, our natural selves so we hide it by being what we are not. We project this unwanted identity on others. “Oh, that person was so mean” or “what a jerk that person was to me.” Choose an identity and vilify it! These identities fall into the list of individual rights as well. The right to not be discriminated against on the grounds the “other” is not like me. Everyone deserves respect, unless they violate my identity!!

The point here is as we grow Spiritually the phrase, “we are one” takes on new meaning. A literal meaning and it becomes difficult to identify with any one at all. I identify with everyone these days. An exercise I learned from the Conversations with God series by Neale Donald Walsch comes to mind. Go for a walk and randomly point at whatever you encounter and say, “I am that”. Do this regularly and observe how you relate to the world. If I am that trash on the sidewalk, perhaps it is not trash at all or perhaps it just reflects how I feel about myself. The bird has an entirely different view of the world than say a mouse or wildflower. With Oneness we realize how connected life is and how separated we can feel at times. This separation is false. It is Fear, false-evidence-appearing-real.

So in your everyday dealings with the world, ask yourself, who am I, really? If I have a job as a doctor or custodian is this who I really am? Are you the teacher or the student? The child or the parent? Couldn’t you be both? I am a Spiritual being having a human experience, but isn’t even that limiting? God is all there is and I am this, I am. No judgment required! Its all good, for its all God. No identity necessary!

Sequoia Elisabeth

https://onenessministry.info/

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I am as I think

As I think, therefor I am. Works either way!  Powerful words meant to be taken literally. We quite literally think ourselves into existence. A dream within a dream? Many have an issue with who is driving the bus, but this blog is simply explaining how powerful our thoughts are and encouraging you to explore deeper.

I speak from experience when I say my observations support the statement “As I think, therefor I am.” When one steps out of the way they can suddenly see the forest through the trees. The ego mind will block you from actually seeing your manifest thoughts or it will try to aggrandize them. Its not like we consciously think, I am a millionaire and a million dollars show up in our bank account. The effect is metaphorical and over time can become literal. The more you think upon it the more these thoughts drive action which creates the experience. It could be you take a tour of a palatial palace and as you stand there it feels like it is all yours, because on the Spiritual level it is, we are all One.

Perhaps the thought is I am loved or loving. Say the prayer, “Show me how loving I am”, and then observe your life conform. If you have not been loving lately perhaps you run across a dog fight, literally or figuratively. Or you could see children playing or simply feel a strong warmth within. This is why you must observe and be open to what manifests around you. Subconscious guilt is always showing its ugly head when we start looking, so don’t be afraid. Have faith! Fear = False Evidence Appearing Real. The more one practices this and the purer of heart one becomes the truer the experience becomes. To thy own self be true! Its all you after all ❤

All paths lead home. Don’t be concerned with deception, fake news, or the like because what you focus on grows. The more you obsess on any one topic or belief the more it becomes true and like a magnet this experience is attracted into your life. This is why we say worry is negative prayer. Be not afraid to look at the world AND seek the good, the loving, the compassionate. It matters not what you see, it matters what you think and what you focus on or think on the most. This is one way to be a great gift to the world, by being a shining light. It is a choice and the choice is yours.

Sequoia Elisabeth

https://onenessministry.info/

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