There is hardly anything more pervasive in consensus reality than the concept of good/bad. It is the ego’s primary judgment—something is either good or bad, usually in relationship to me. That is how the ego sees the world. The fact that everyone else who is ego identified also sees the world this way doesn’t make it true. So when people ask why bad things happen, it’s a trick question. It presumes bad things are happening and, in truth, they aren’t—things are happening.
Daily Tips for De-Stressing Your Life, 28-day online course at DailyOm.com
Gina has just created and released a new online course with DailyOm.com, which offers online courses on spiritual and self-growth subjects. These courses, which can be begun anytime, are affordable and fun. Gina's four DailyOm courses are an excellent adjunct to her books. You can begin these courses at any time. Daily Tips for De-Stressing Your Life will give you some tips and strategies for disengaging from stressful thoughts and reducing stress in other ways. Every day for 28 days, you will be given a tip or practice for that day. At the end of the 28 days, you will have many new tools for overcoming stress and bringing more peace and joy into your life. This course is based on Gina Lake’s book From Stress to Stillness: Tools for Inner Peace. $25 or whatever you are able to pay. Please visit DailyOm to register and for more information. Daily Tips for De-Stressing Your Life, 28-day online course at DailyOm.com.
Living in the Now: How to Live as the Spiritual Being That You Are. The 99 essays in Living in the Now provide practical spiritual wisdom that can be used in daily contemplation. They address many questions raised by the spiritual search, offering insight on fear, anger, happiness, aging, boredom, desire, patience, faith, forgiveness, acceptance, commitment, love, purpose, meaning, fulfillment, meditation, being present, quieting the mind, letting go of the past, healing conditioning, dealing with emotions, trusting life, trusting your Heart, and many other deep subjects. These essays will help you become more present and aware of your true nature and feel more loving, happy, grateful, and at peace. 8 hours.
- Excerpt from Gina's New Book
- Video Interview on Nonduality and Christianity
- Not Being Able to Commit
- Slowing Down