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January 2013 -Affirmative Prayer
Jan 6th: Answered Prayers
Jan 13th Guest Speaker (Joel Fotinos): Pray This Way
Jan 20th: The Prayer of Marcus Aurelius
Jan 27th: Spiritual Mind Treatment
RECOMMENDED READING: Multiply Your Blessings, August Gold & Joel Fotinos
Affirmation: “I am a center in the Divine Mind, a point of God-conscious life, truth and action. My affairs are divinely guided and guarded into right action, into correct results. Everything I do, say or think, is stimulated by the Truth.” (SOM, pp 56)
Giving Affirmation: Everything I give to others is a gift to myself. As I give, I receive. I give freely, generously and with an open heart and mind knowing it is part of my spiritual practice, and it is returned to me abundantly.
February 2013 - A New Way of Fasting
Feb 3rd: I Release & I Let Go
Feb 10th: Just Say No to Negative Thoughts
Feb 17th: Just Say No to Negative People
Feb 24th: Just Say No to Negative Experience
RECOMMENDED READING: Patience - The Art of Peaceful Living, Allan Lokos
Affirmation: “I now let go of everything and enter into the consciousness of that which we believe: The Spirit within each one of us is God, and It is perfect, It is love. It is limitless and perfect and complete and whole. It knows no lack and no limitation.” (SOM, adapted, pp. 561)
Giving Affirmation: From my oneness with Spirit, I give this gift in joy. I demonstrate circulation in my life, and I live and give from well-being. I bless this gift as it moves into the world, returning to me as greater abundance in every aspect of my life.
March 2013 - Meditation
Mar 3rd: I Am Listening
Mar 10th Guest Speaker (Rev. Susan Overland): I Am Peace
Mar 17th: I Am Love
Mar 24th: I Am Prosperous
Mar 31st: God and I are ONE (Easter Sunday)
RECOMMENDED READING: A Path With Heart - A Guide Through the Perils and Promises of Spiritual Life, Jack Kornfield
Affirmation: “My peace is found at the heart of God. The heart of God, for me, is found at the very center of my being.” (SOM, pp 558)
Giving Affirmation: I send forth my gift with great love and joy for all of the blessings that I have received. As God is the Source of my supply, I say yes to ever-expanding good. I offer my gift in complete faith remembering that as I give, I also receive. And so it is!
April 2013 –Forgiveness
Apr 7th: Forgive & Forget Apr 14th: I Forgive Myself Apr 21st: I Forgive You Apr 28th: I Forgive Life
RECOMMENDED READING: Unconditional Forgiveness - A Simple and Proven Method to Forgive Everyone and Everything, Mary Hayes Grieco
Affirmation: “I desire to be loved, therefore, I allow myself to love greatly, to feel warmly inclined toward people. I give as I wish to receive.” (SOM, adapted, pp 557)
Giving Affirmation: Divine love through me blesses and multiplies all that I give and all that I receive. Spirit flows in loving ways so that freely I give and freely I receive.
May 2013 - Gratitude
May 5th: Thank God I’m Alive
May 12th Guest Speaker (Rev. Susan Overland): Thank God I’m Well
May 19th: Thank God I’m Rich
May 26th: Thank God I’m Loved
RECOMMENDED READING: 365 Thank Yous - A Simple Act of Daily Gratitude Changed My Life, John Kralik
Affirmation: “There is Something within me which goes before me and prepares the way, making perfect the way, making immediate and instant, and permanent and harmonious, every situation. The Living Spirit within me, is me.” (SOM, adapted, pp 556)
Giving Affirmation: I give with the absolute certainty that I cannot out-give the generous Source of all good. Everything passes from God as me, to God as you.Blessed by the multiplying of this gift, I am free from all lack.Grateful to be one with wisdom and truth, I know this is so, and so it is.
June 2013 - Journaling
Jun 2nd Guest Speaker (Rev. Harriet Hawkins): The Mystic Journey
Jun 9th: The Monastic Path
Jun 16th: The Way of the Shaman
Jun 23rd: The Warrior Road
Jun 30th: Walking the Sacred Path
RECOMMENDED READING: Writing As A Sacred Path - A Practical Guide to Writing With Passion and Purpose, Jill Jepson
Affirmation: “The doorway is open before me. I am continually meeting new and larger experiences. Every day brings some greater good. Every day brings more blessings and greater self-expression.” Ernest Holmes
Giving Affirmation: The more I give the more that is returned to me: Love, Compassion, Money, everything. I am a magnificent being with an abundance to give and I surrender my heart to the Universe.
July 2013 - Service
Jul 7th: Service to Your Country
Jul 14th: Service to Your World
Jul 21st: Service to Your Family
Jul 28th: Service to God
RECOMMENDED READING: Invisible Acts of Power - Channeling Grace in Your Everyday Life, Caroline Myss
Affirmation: “Today I go forth in joy, knowing that everyone is my friend, knowing that I am a friend to all people. I believe that Divine Love protects me and Divine Intelligence guides me. It is my sincere desire to share everything I have with others and to expect for them the greatest good which I hope for myself.” Ernest Holmes
Giving Affirmation: My soul dances in the sunshine of Spirit's lasting, living, giving love. All barriers to giving and receiving are easily removed when I remember who I am and - more importantly - who is my Source in all things.
August 2013 - Chanting
4th: Pour Yourself in Me
11th: All is Well
18th: Om Mani Padme Hum
25th: Om Shanti Om
RECOMMENDED READING: Mantra Meditation - Change Your karma with the Power of Sacred Sound, Thomas Ashley-Farrand
Affirmation: “Within me is fullness of Life. Within me is Joy everlasting. Within me is Peace, Peace, Peace.” (Based on a meditation by Ernest Holmes.)
Giving Affirmation: Every day I attract great things to me and, in so doing, I am able to give freely because I have so much. I deserve all great things coming to me and circulation is a vibrant, thriving part of my spiritual practice.
September 2013 – Creative Expression Sep 1st: Step One: Ask Sep 8th: Step Two: Prepare Sep 15th: Step Three: Discover Sep 22nd: Step Four: Ignite Sep 29th: Step Five: Launch RECOMMENDED READING: Disciplined Dreaming: A proven system to breakthrough creativity, Josh Linkner Affirmation: “Today I seek the Divine pattern at the center of my own being. Affirming its reality, I permit its essence to flow through me. Claiming it as my very own, I embrace it.” Ernest Holmes Giving Affirmation: I am free to accept my blessings and to share them with others. I see myself as a giver, a channel of goodness in this world. As I give, I expand my capacity for living and loving and learning.
October 2013 –Giving – Sewing Seeds of Greatness
Oct 6th: As you Give…
Oct 13th: What Do I Have to Give?
Oct 20th: How Much Should I Give?
Oct 27th: When to Stop Giving
RECOMMENDED READING: The Power of Giving, Azim Jamal & Harvey McKinnon
Affirmation: “Divine Abundance is forever manifesting Itself in my affairs. I desire to do only that which is good and constructive, life-giving and life-expressing. Therefore I know that I shall prosper in everything I do. I know that I exist in limitless possibility. This I expect, and this I accept.” Ernest Holmes
Giving Affirmation: I am determined to fulfill to my highest vision of serving others. Giving opens the way for greater blessings to come into my life.
November 2013 - Silence
Nov 3rd: Silence & Stillness
Nov 10th: Who You Truly Are
Nov 17th: Acceptance & Surrender
Nov 24th: Suffering and the End of Suffering
RECOMMENDED READING: Stillness Speaks, Eckhart Tolle
Affirmation: “My Inner Guide keeps me on the Pathway of Life and directs me at all times to that which is right and best. I shall never be without this witness of the Spirit, for I believe in It and accept It as the Great Companion of the Soul.” (SOM, pp 541)
Giving Affirmation: The more joy I share, the more joy is coming to me. The more love I share, the more love is coming to me. The more peace I share, the more peace is coming to me. The more abundance I share, the more abundance is coming to me. As I give, I receive. As I radiate, I attract.
December 2013 - Hospitality
Dec 1st: Discovering God’s Presence in Others—even your enemies
Dec 8th: Welcoming God’s Acceptance of You
Dec 15th: Transforming Strangers Into Guests & Friends
Dec 22nd: Overcoming Dividing Lines Through Compassion
Dec 29th: Strengthening Family & Community Bonds Through Openness
RECOMMENDED READING: Hospitality-The Sacred Art: Discovering the Hidden Spiritual Power of Invitation and Welcome, Rev. Nanette Sawyer
Affirmation: “Today I bestow the essence of love upon everything. Everyone I meet shall be lovely to me. My soul meets the soul of the Universe in everyone. This love is a healing power touching everything into wholeness.” Ernest Holmes
Giving Affirmation: My life is filled with many wonderful people who bring me gifts of joy and happiness. I spread the blessings of the season for I am a shining star to all who see me, a beacon of hope and peace and prosperity in our world today and the year ahead!
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