Category Archives: Receiving

WORSHIP

Worship (is) not an attempt to “butter up” the Almighty and get Him into good temper, but the reverent contemplation of what this Personality must be in Itself; and when we see it to be that Life, Love, Beauty, … … Continue reading

Posted in Atonement, Eternity, Inner Life, Jesus, Peace, Prayer, Reality, Receiving, Spirit, Truth, Vision, Worship

SUPREME BLESSEDNESS

There is no inner life that is not also an outer life There is an outer way and an inner way and both are one. He who asks, with the ground swell of his whole inner being, for the things … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmation, Atonement, Guidance, Healing, Heaven, Inner Life, Perfection, Receiving, Spirit

The GIFT

“Fear not, little flock, it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom.” (Luke 12:32) Fear is the great enemy of man. But fear is a mental attitude and as such can be converted into something else. Fear … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmation, Asking, Comfort, Fear, Gratitude, Hope, Mind, Receiving, Thought, Trust

PRICELESS POSSESSION

There are many believers in the inward light as the direct witness of the Spirit, the true reason for worship. Every earnest Christian has some experience of inward piety akin to divine love. We all believe that “the pure in … Continue reading

Posted in God, Heaven, Inner Life, Light, Listening, Peace, Power, Receiving, Spirit

PRESENCE of GOD

No other conception of the Presence of God is so profound, as that which is realized in our souls every time we offer a genuine prayer. God is then not only with us, but within us.  – Austin Phelps, Professor, … Continue reading

Posted in Affirmation, Heaven, Inner Life, Jesus, Lord's Prayer, Prayer, Receiving

THROWING the SWITCH

God is light, and in that light there can be no darkness of limitation. We are told (in Scripture) “Thou art of purer eyes than to behold evil…” (Habakkuk 1:13). It may be helpful to take inventory of your needs… … Continue reading

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DIVINE REALITY

Faith is no mere passive, receptive state. It is the soul’s grasp of divine reality, and therefore it implies both vision and obedience to it. In a word, it is dynamic–it is the movement of the whole self toward the … Continue reading

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