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  • Your Truth Is High  By : Guy Finley
    There is nothing wrong with being a successful human being. In fact, the purpose of your life is to win. But what if, in your quest for this victory, you were accidentally drawn into a compelling game in which, unknown to you, it was impossible to win no matter how well you performed or religiously followed the �rules?�
  • How To Be A Friend Of Truth  By : Guy Finley
    Let us look at what it means to be a Friend of Truth. This kind of Friendship makes all things possible. Without it, a Real Life is impossible. We�ll begin with some preliminary thinking toward the whole idea of �friendship.� What we are about to discover is that being friendly to everything that wants to befriend us is not always in our best interests. But let�s not get too far ahead of ourselves. We must begin at the beginning.
  • Spiritual Facts For a Fresh Start in Life  By : Guy Finley
    What must one do if one truly intends to make a new beginning? What is our part in fulfilling this promise of Newness latent but hidden in ourselves? We ask these questions in the spirit of the Newness that we hope for because life has shown us, again and again, that we know not their true answers.
  • How To Find The Peace That Already Dwells Within You  By : Guy Finley
    I would like to introduce you to some new ideas intended to help us transform these disturbing times on earth into something of great spiritual benefit. If one has any sensitivity, then one must ask: Why is there so much hatred everywhere? What has happened that human beings are so willing to destroy each other, and at the same time feel so justified for the terror they champion? How is it that fear rules the day and drives the world to an edge that it manages to extend with each passing hour?
  • Reap the Power in the �Invisible Eternals�  By : Guy Finley
    Seen or not, everyone everywhere is looking for his or her �heaven.� Watch people closely and this search becomes terribly evident. The man seated at his desk dreaming of when he will have his life to himself; the woman at the luncheon counter trying to resolve some relationship issue in her mind. From the more than obvious to the totally unexpected, one thing is clear: All of us, moment to moment, are looking for a little peace, a little happiness of our own.
  • Learn How to Take Yourself to a Higher, Happier Life Level  By : Guy Finley
    Human beings are a unique creation in the cosmic scheme of things. Unlike the untold billions of other life forms teaming on the Earth -- whose nature is an open and shut case -- human nature is not fixed. What does this mean to you? Only everything!
  • Live in Harmony with Reality  By : Guy Finley
    "The truth is that the only time we ever really "fail" at anything in our life is when we mistakenly walk away from it before we've allowed it to teach us its secret ways."
  • The Wisdom to Walk Away From Painful Desires  By : Guy Finley
    I would like to shed some light on a subtle but significant idea concerning what I call the "circle of self." We will examine the secret mechanism in us that drives us through certain unconscious life cycles where, in moments of crisis, we think we are making wise choices, only to realize we have chosen against ourselves once again.
  • Transformation  By : Guy Finley
    Question: From my experience, real change is very challenging. On the other hand, one can see an instant transformation in individuals who participate in televangelistic-type events. Why does it have to be so much work to make true changes in ourselves?
  • New Powers to Help You Perfect Your Relationships  By : Guy Finley
    "Since what others may do to us is not in our power to change, we need only concern ourselves with what we do to ourselves . . . for this is in our power."
  • Sure Steps to a Brighter Life  By : Guy Finley
    "In the long run, our attitude towards life's lessons - and the direction our life takes in life - are one and the same; show me someone who resists the Light of Life's correction in the course of his or her soul, and I will show you someone whose destiny is the darkness of total self-enclosure."
  • How to Win New Spiritual Strength  By : Guy Finley
    If we were to see someone trying to warm himself on a winter's night by snuggling up to a color photo of a fireplace, we would easily recognize this person as being deluded. We know that the glossy paper image which he clings to for life-sustaining heat is powerless to do anything but mock his obviously oblivious mind.
  • Self-Correction Is Self-Elevation  By : Guy Finley
    We are a peculiar race of beings. On one hand, each of us professes to be concerned with growing and self-developing while, on the other hand, none of us ever wants to be wrong. This is a paralyzing contradiction. If we are always right, or at least afraid of being wrong, what have we to learn?
  • Put Painful Regrets Behind You  By : Guy Finley
    Starting life over is something we must do every second. We must not wait until we want to start over because at that point wanting to start life over is only our futile wish to avoid what has already happened. We are tied to whatever we avoid, so trying to start our life over because we want to get away from our sad-self -- or the sorry situations it has created -- is like leaping onto a sinking ship to get off of a collapsing dock. Clearly, this is the way to go under, not to start over.
  • Learn Life's Great Lesson  By : Guy Finley
    Our life on Earth is a spiritual path. Our life is our path. There is no other. The path to the perfected life, to fulfilling the promise of our True Self, must be found and traveled within.
  • Freedom from Self-Defeating Behavior  By : Guy Finley
    An angel has two wings. On each of these wings is written one of these two words: YES and NO. As we are about to learn, these two simple words represent special principles that are the wings of spiritual freedom.
  • 15 Stepping Stones toward Self-Freedom  By : Guy Finley
    Ponder the following small set of truths until you can see their promise of new ways to empower your wish to be spiritually free. Do this and soon their power will be a part of your newly won freedom.
  • From Codependent to Independent: Awaken the Will to Be Free  By : Guy Finley
    Have you ever wondered why it is that, with so many people calling out the need to make positive changes in their lives, so very little actually changes? This fact is fairly evident: What isn't so obvious is the reason for this strange contradiction in our human condition.
  • 30 Keys to Change Your Destiny(excerpts)  By : Guy Finley
    NOW IS ALWAYS THE TIME TO: Go Beyond The Best That You Think You Can
    NOW IS ALWAYS THE TIME TO: Realize There's No Gain In Blame
    NOW IS ALWAYS THE TIME TO: Have A Light Spirit
    NOW IS ALWAYS THE TIME TO: Step Down As Judge
    NOW IS ALWAYS THE TIME TO: Face Those Fearful Feelings
  • Love's Secret Hold on the Human Heart  By : Guy Finley
    Seated in the center of the heart, as surely as the essence of a tiny seed holds the promise of a towering tree, lives within us the Presence of a Power that can dispel any gathering darkness and change what is unkind into conscious compassion. What is this great Presence and Power lying latent within us? It is Love.
  • Letting Love Lead You Home to Her  By : Guy Finley
    The search for enlightenment, fulfillment, happiness, even success- it is all inspired by one driving need: the longing for love. The most potent motivator of all is the longing for Divine Love, for this is the source of all other loves.
  • How to Use the Power of Inner Storms to Live Stress Free  By : Guy Finley
    A Dialogue between Letting Go author Guy Finley and psychologist Dr. Ellen Dickstein
  • Free Yourself From These Four Types of Toxic People (Choosing the Company You Keep)  By : Guy Finley
    Those with whom we assemble, we soon resemble!
    This simple old saying hides a deep Truth that can enlighten and empower every aspect of our lives:
    Who we are � our very essence � is continually being transformed by the company we keep.
    Stated differently, when we keep the company of what is light and bright, our lives get lighter and brighter. And when we keep the company of what is dark and discouraging, our lives can�t help but be dragged downward.
  • The Secret of Success Without Stress  By : Guy Finley
    Have you ever wondered why success and stress seem to be inseparable companions in our world today?
    Success in business means long hours, political jockeying, and the never-ending struggle to achieve. Success in love means constant sacrifice and �working on the relationship.� Success in school, art, music, science and sports means the ever-increasing pressure to perform.
    When we take a step back and look at the whole picture, it�s hard not to wonder, �Is success today worth the cost?�
  • Advanced Lessons in Letting Go  By : Guy Finley
    Just as a storm in the atmosphere of the earth is born of conflicting fronts of different temperatures colliding with one another, so too must there be conflicting forces within us in order to form a mental or emotional storm. Our task is to become conscious of these unseen forces that dwell in the unenlightened parts of us.
  • Let Go and Discover a Brand New Life  By : Guy Finley
    An Interview with Best-selling Author Guy Finley and Psychologist, Dr. Ellen Dickstein
  • Start Being the Light of the World  By : Guy Finley
    Every journey of genuine self-discovery, and the subsequent changes this process produces in us, must begin somewhere. We begin our journey with a great but unrealized truth: within each of us resides a power that can change the whole world. It's true; we each have a secret character hidden away in us that is created for just the alchemical purpose of transforming any dark influence into a beneficial force.
  • Free Yourself From the Captivity of the False Self  By : Guy Finley
    If we want to know the course of an uncharted river, or map a region of an unknown forest, we must enter into and explore that new world. We would think it foolish for two people to argue about the nature of a remote valley -- what life forms it holds, sustains, or denies -- if these two people live near its entrance but never dared to explore it! Yet this is much of the way things are today when it comes to the hidden heart of higher spiritual consciousness.
  • Find Personal Freedom in the Principles of Invisible Justice  By : Guy Finley
    We can never hope to be free as long as any part of us struggles with, or suffers over what others are doing, have done, or won't do with their lives. If we could remain aware of the often-compromised state of our own character, that is, how we still do those things to others that we don't want to do, this awakened conscience would stir in us a new need.
  • The Power to Leave Painful Thoughts and Feelings Behind You  By : Guy Finley
    Just as a storm in the atmosphere of the earth is born of conflicting fronts of different temperatures colliding with one another, so too must there be conflicting forces within us in order to form a mental or emotional storm. Our task is to become conscious of these unseen forces that dwell in the unenlightened parts of us.
  • Seven Simple Exercises to Invite the Extraordinary Life  By : Guy Finley
    I can think of no greater encouragement than the self-evident Truth that there dwells in each of us the opportunity to explore and know the Extraordinary Life. The meaning of Extraordinary I wish to convey points to the immutable and inexhaustible source that is the secret center of each of us: a timeless resource open and available to anyone who would seek this Life that sits behind life as we know it.
  • Uncover the Fountain of Fresh Starts Hidden in You  By : Guy Finley
    We tell ourselves that we want a new life; in our minds we see ourselves reclaiming our right to live without limitations. We see ourselves walking away from destructive relationships and letting go of negative thoughts and feelings. And this is the very problem. We talk to ourselves about a fresh start and even plan the path we will take when things get right . . . but that's it. We think, but rarely act.
  • Choose to Remember the Light  By : Guy Finley
    Have you ever had appear in your mind the image of someone who hurt you, or run a whole mental movie about something that didn't work out, so that in recalling the event you actually relived the sense of loss? How does such a painful image seem to stay in the mind, especially given the fact of how much we struggle to make it go away?
  • Four Ways to Teach the Truths that Transform the World  By : Guy Finley
    We human beings are born with an indefinable longing to grow beyond ourselves, to penetrate and illuminate the mysterious depths of our own heart. The ideal and pursuit of perfection is literally seeded into our soul; it pervades our very being. Our longing to walk among the stars does not seem out of reach; the wish to be eternal goes with us everywhere.
  • Seven Insights into True Silence  By : Guy Finley
    We all have within us a vantage point -- a very special part of ourselves within which we may be at peace regardless of what goes on around us. This yet-to-be realized state of ourselves may be called conscious self-awareness. Through its power, instead of being pulled down into painful identification with the passing shadows of life, we can discover a life in a peace far above the reach of any fear.
  • Choose to Rise Above Yourself  By : Guy Finley
    Here is a great spiritual secret: the only time we ever "fail" at anything in our lives is when we mistakenly walk away from what has challenged us before we've allowed it to teach us its secret ways.
  • Unmask the Three Thieves of Peace  By : Guy Finley
    Following is a list for special Self-study to help get you started up the path of spiritual freedom. After a careful review of these peace stealing conditions, take time to make a list of your own. Keep it simple. Use casual observations of yourself and others around you to be a spiritual detective.
  • Sow the Seeds of a Higher and Happier Life  By : Guy Finley
    To sow spiritual seeds means that we do spiritual work. Spiritual work is always interior work first, even if, as a matter of course, this work becomes manifest through exterior action. What is this interior work by which we sow the seeds of the celestial within us? Following are four ways to sow the seeds of a higher and happier life.
  • Keys to Claiming Your Celestial Birthright  By : Guy Finley
    Our True Self is, in part, a secret field where a never-ending cycle of ebb and flow plays itself out in passing expressions of alternating fullness and emptiness, much as runoff winter waters from great mountains rush down to fill valley lakes parched dry by the passage of summer.
  • The Spiritual Alternative to Tolerance  By : Guy Finley
    Deep spiritual work reveals the truth that hellish things on earth manifest as they do because their dark cause dwells hidden somewhere in us. We are about to look into this interior abyss and shine into its unseen corners a beautiful light of understanding. We will illuminate the center of the earth where dark forces are always celebrating some victory over unconscious human beings.
  • The Secret of Effortless Happiness  By : Guy Finley
    Have you ever noticed just how unhappy you can get over the fact you are not happy? Unexamined, this behavior seems to make sense. But a closer look at it will reveal that being unhappy over being unhappy is like throwing gasoline on a fire to put it out. You get lots of fire and smoke -- even a strange excitement -- but in the end all you are left with is ashes. This is why you must understand this next amazing fact.