The Value of _Not_ Getting What You Think You Want!
You have often heard us say you can create whatever you want. And we
stand by that truth, despite the title of todayís article.
First, we need to make it totally clear to you another fact of life --
one which we have talked about many times: You are all powerful
Your creative power was one of the reasons you chose to incarnate into
this particular lifetime. The environment on your beloved Mother Earth
is far more conducive to creativity today than itís ever been in your
But when we say you are powerful creators, we mean not only the human
you, but also the greater You -- your higher self.
So this adventure on Mother Earth you are all now experiencing is a
co-creative endeavor between you and You. And also, of course, the
Now letís take the personal situation John described. He thought he knew
what he wanted when he started setting up his new computer system. And
he was pretty much on track -- he knew the essence of what he wanted.
But he hadnít "fleshed out," if you will, the details.
And so itís often, at this point in your creative endeavors, your higher
self and the Universe "jump in" to assist you. When that happens, you
may sometimes feel frustrated and impatient, as John did.
But when you sit back and reflect, as he also did, you begin to see the
bigger picture. And you begin to see not getting what you thought you
wanted is often an interim step to getting what you really wanted.
You would have seen what you really wanted if you had taken the time to
consider the situation a bit more thoughtfully before you just jumped
All is well, friends. You all live in a vast sea of well-being and
abundance. These are your birthrights. And even when you (the human) get
in the way of your highest good, You (your higher self) -- and the
Universe -- are always conspiring to bring you exactly what you really
You live in a gloriously abundant and magnanimous Universe. And if you
simply allow the flow -- mostly by staying out of the Universeís way --
you will get all you ask for. It cannot be otherwise.
What he's saying is keep on outpicturing the future you want and let God
do the work. And you can keep up on chores related to those goals.
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