InnerSelf Newsletter: January 31st, 2016

InnerSelf Newsletter

InnerSelf Newsletter: January 31st, 2016

January 31st, 2016

Welcome... Our InnerSelf welcomes your Inner Self.

We've all heard the expression "I'll believe it when I see it", and perhaps we've said it ourselves. However, just because we don't see something doesn't mean we shouldn't believe it exists. As Wayne Dyer explained in his early book, "You'll See It When You Believe It", things must be believed before they can be seen.

This week we "look" at things we can't see. Richard Bach tells us how he healed himself after his accident and reminds us that Spirit Lives Beyond Illusions While Mind Accepts Words As True and Dr. Bernie Siegel shares stories about When Dreams Provide the Bridge for Love. PMH Atwater takes us into the unseen world in Is There a Flash of Light at the Doorway Between Living and Dying?, an excerpt from her book, We Live Forever.

Barry Vissell writes that there are Only Two Spiritual Paths. A spiritual path is another thing that you don't see ahead of you, you only "see it" in your moment-to-moment experiences as you live your life according to the desires of your Higher Self and your heart. These paths are not mapped out for us ahead of time. We create them as we go. And that's where Jude Bijou's technique for When You Can't Make Up Your Mind will come in handy.

We have numerous more articles for you this week... Scroll down below for the list of additional articles and the links to access them.

Wishing you enjoyable insightful reading, and of course a wonder-full, joy-full, and loving week.

Marie T. Russell
"New Attitudes...New Possibilities" 

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When You Can't Make Up Your Mind

Written by Jude Bijou, M.A.

When You Can't Make Up Your MindWhether you're endlessly agonizing over an issue, it's a tough place to hang out. Maybe this, maybe that. You drive yourself nuts, occupying yourself with your dilemma. You feel incapable of making up your mind and feel confused, stuck, indecisive, or ambivalent.

Read article here: When You Can't Make Up Your Mind

Only Two Spiritual Paths: What A Great Journey It Is!

Written by Barry Vissell.

Only Two Spiritual Paths: What A Great Journey It Is!I am realizing for myself that there are ultimately only two spiritual paths. And both are equally important! “We are human beings on a spiritual journey, and we are spiritual beings on a human journey.” Herein lie the two spiritual paths...

Read article here: Only Two Spiritual Paths: What A Great Journey It Is!

Spirit Lives Beyond Illusions While Mind Accepts Words As True

Written by Richard Bach.

Spirit Lives Beyond Illusions While Mind Accepts Words As TrueSomewhere, a spirit guide whispered that this is as bad as it could get. It didn’t mention that I could die any time, from the drugs or a lack of them. It told me it was all up to me, now. I had to scrape up the will to live and do something with it.

Read article here: Spirit Lives Beyond Illusions While Mind Accepts Words As True

When Dreams Provide the Bridge for Love, Dreams Come True

Written by Dr. Bernie Siegel and Audrey B. Carlson.

When Dreams Provide the Bridge for Love

When I had symptoms that could have been because of cancer, I was told in a dream, “but you don’t have cancer.” And I didn’t. The following story by Audrey Carlson may challenge your beliefs, and will certainly touch your heart, for it shows that when love exists, dreams do come true.

Read article here: When Dreams Provide the Bridge for Love, Dreams Come True

Making a Habit of Mindfulness, One Minute At A Time

Written by Rick Heller.

Making a Habit of Mindfulness, One Minute At A TimeMaking mindfulness a habit seems paradoxical: habits are things that we do automatically and with little attention, whereas mindfulness is about paying attention to the present moment. Yet we can develop a habit of paying attention to the present.

Read article here: Making a Habit of Mindfulness, One Minute At A Time

Is There a Flash of Light at the Doorway Between Living and Dying?

Written by P.M.H. Atwater.

Is There Light At the Doorway Between Living and Dying?People who sense, feel, or see a light flash released from the body when a person dies are lucky, for it is an awesome thing. I have been privy to such scenes with animals as well.

Read article here: Is There a Flash of Light at the Doorway Between Living and Dying?

Astrological Journal for the Week

Pam YounghansWritten by Pam Younghans

This weekly column (updated every Sunday afternoon) is based on planetary influences, and offers perspectives and insights to assist you in making the best use of current energies... Read more

It is also highly beneficial to reread the past week's astrological journal as it gives a hindsight view of the events that took place and may provide many "ah-ha" insights.


* Politicians Hand The Climate Baton Off To Green Industries

* Carnitine Before Pregnancy May Lower Autism Risk

* How To Bump Up Your Credit Score

* Coming To Grips With Our Chemical Folly

* Why Your Selfie Obsession Could Ruin Your Relationship

* Tend Your Inner Garden To Be Healthier In Old Age

* Got A Hangover? Here's What's Happening In Your Body

* Growth In Fossil Fuel Emissions Slowed In 2015, So Have We Finally Reached The Peak?

* Why We Should Rethink Chronic Pain Treatment

* Are Women People? Alice Duer Miller's Message Still Rings True

* Even For The Rich Income Inequality Is a Health Hazard

* Where Did The Zika Virus Come From And Why Is It A Problem?

* Direct Democracy May Be Key To A Happier American Democracy

* Is Obesity More Deadly Than The Science Suggests?

* Why Is It Hard To Exorcise The Ghosts Of Romantic Pasts?

* El Niño Can Be Either A Blessing Or Curse For Midwest Crops

* Clean And Declutter Your Way To Happiness

* Drinking Is Bad For You And That's Why It's Fun

* Dogs Really Can Tell How Their Owners Are Feeling

* How Our Brain Plays Back Memories In Fast Forward

* Why Your Child’s Digital Footprints In School Matter

* Edible Insects As Food Inch A Little Closer

* While We Slow Down After Mistakes, We Still Continue To Mess Up

* Everything You’ve Been Told About Debt Is Wrong

Are Diet Books Our Manuals For A Better World?

* Home Growing Produces Ten Times the Food of Arable Farms

We add articles to the website regularly
. Rather than wait until the newsletter, you can visit each section according to your interests throughout the week. Each section listed below is designed as its own "mini-website".

The "Living in Harmony" section includes articles on Health & Well-Being, Home & Garden, Pets, Leisure & Creativity, Finance & Careers, and Science and Technology.

The "Personal Development" area covers Attitude Adjustments (which includes Fear, Anger, Gratitude, Forgiveness), Relationships & Parenting, Spirituality & Mindfulness (including Meditation), Intuition & Awareness (including astrology), and Happiness & Success.

"Social & Political" covers topics that affect us personally yet deal with a more "societal" or "political" sphere. This area covers Environment & Climate, Democracy, Justice, Inequality, Economy, and more. These topics are very relevant for our communal journey on Planet Earth.



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