Anytime you look at something and you are not at peace, you need to recognize that you have the power to choose again. ‘A Course in Miracles,’ states, “I have decided wrongly because I am not at peace, I can choose again.’
Go with the flow is often espoused to remind oneself or others that there is a natural progression. However, few people fully understand this common and profound idiom. The universe has a natural flow – we see this natural flow taking place minute by minute.
Many people have settled into a state of resignation about themselves and their lives. They have learned how to ignore, escape, or run away from their inner emptiness. With a sigh of defeat they have surrendered to the forces of inertia and the escapism they have created in their lives.
Nothing can be transformed through a process of ‘fighting against it.’ First we need to look at how reality is created. Thoughts are created in the mind and feelings follow. Thoughts and feelings are impulses of energy. The human body is made up of trillions of cells. Cells of the nervous system, called nerve cells or neurons, are specialized to carry “messages” through an electrochemical process. The human brain has approximately 100 billion neurons.
The paradox lies in opposing concepts and perceptions, all of which are true at the same time other concepts and perceptions are operating. In the context of harmonizing the opposites, you begin to know the wonders of the spirit.