Independence Day Indeed


Since the Course came through the Americans Helen Schucman and Bill Thetford, I wondered if Jesus included a special lesson for us on Independence Day.  He did: I want the peace of God. To say these words is nothing. But to mean these words is everything. If you could but mean them for just an … Continue reading

One Little Prayer: God’s Grace Is Enough


I have no cause for anger or for fear, for You surround me. And in every need that I perceive, Your grace suffices me.   (A Course in Miracles Workbook Lesson 348) I have every reason to feel safe and abundant. All That Is exists only WITHIN God, which is inherently safe and need-less. While … Continue reading

A Prayer for Turbulent Times


  Father, help us. Help me help You help us to remember who we are and what it means to be Yours— what it means to be part of the Oneness. Thank You for this breath. Thank You for guiding me to the next right action or inaction. Thank You for everything. The All is … Continue reading

Hell Week, Heaven Sent


In the short span of one week: client #1 offered me schedule changes that dictate cutting my hours in half while infringing on my most popular time for individual sessions (reducing my income further), client #2 put our work on hold indefinitely due to cost-cutting measures, and, client #3 sold her business and retired. And … Continue reading

Surrender


This year I was called into a situation in my personal life that I strongly resisted. It involves a family member’s physical and mental illness, and straightening out the effects of lifelong dysfunction and unhealthy decisions. It requires a lot of communication, both written and verbal, and some red tape. The situation is a can … Continue reading

Holiday Survival Guide


This Christmas give the Holy Spirit EVERYTHING that would hurt you.  LET yourself be healed completely that you may JOIN with Him in healing and let us celebrate our release together. . . Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas – Lady Antebellum   Mira Carroll http://www.alohaservices.org http://www.healingloss.biz Purchase paperback http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/108990 Sample or purchase Healing Loss … Continue reading

Whisper


This sweet kitten I called Whisper scampered through my life for a short while this fall, on his way to his loving, forever home. Though he seemed unschooled, he was quite a sage—as this picture reveals. . . Here are Whisper’s Top Ten Teachings:   Speak softly; your whole being is already speaking for you. … Continue reading

Sweet Surrender – Jon Mundy’s Be You In Charge


Grace Notes: of Music and Spirit – Sweet Surrender Jon Mundy, through his ministry of writing, (Living A Course in Miracles, Lesson 101: Perfect Happiness and numerous other titles) has been a key Course teacher to me. Reading Jon’s articles has helped me to heal. And Jon has a quality I have always deeply admired—one … Continue reading

Fruit Basket Upset


The Story Behind Healing Loss: Choose Love Now I had been a student of A Course in Miracles (ACIM) for several years, was in the midst of doing the workbook lessons, had been working hard in the area of spirituality and forgiveness. I thought I saw the fruits of my spiritual labor finally ripening and … Continue reading

Prayer of Service


Grace Notes:  of Music and Spirit Service Devastation seen I weep for humanity— then forgive myself. . . http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sgcOhcEDBBo . Rhapsody in b minor, Op. 79, No. 1 by Johannes Brahms – Radu Lupu . Forgiveness is the answer.  Forgiveness is the prayer. With Peace and Love, Mira Carroll http://www.alohaservices.org http://www.healingloss.biz Purchase paperback http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/108990 Sample … Continue reading