Love Emboldens as Bullets Fly

26 February 2018

jamez-picard-356760-unsplash

POSTED IN:  , ,

As bullets spit from the gun of a school shooter, the speaker helped students to stay calm and move through the aftermath of the experience.  He watched as students and teachers alike, from a place of “no thought”, only compassion, helped each other during and after the gunfire.  They moved in harmony with their true nature. Bloodshed and shock notwithstanding, beauty unfolded from within them.

An attendee of our “Never Broken, Nothing Lacking: Beyond Trauma and Resilience” program, the speaker said of the experience, “I saw that LOVE is always with us no matter what is happening. LOVE does not abandon us.” He spoke from a place of such deep KNOWING that my being was flooded with the joy of hearing powerful truth. The pain I have felt so deeply watching the survivors of the Parkland shooting grieve eased a bit and awe at their courage grew.  The root of the word courage is “heart.”

Another attendee, also moved, shared a Hebrew truth, “de-va-reem ha-yotz-eem meen ha’lev, nich-na-seem el ha’lev,” meaning: “what comes from the heart, enters the heart.”

If we could see the TRUTH that our personal use of the spiritual power of Thought, the ability to think freely, is the ONLY thing that shrouds the LOVE that we are, we would certainly find wisdom, common sense and solutions for ending violence toward each other.

Copyright 2022: Linda Sandel Pettit, Ed.D.
_____________________________

Linda Sandel Pettit, Ed.D. inspires intuitive-creative women healers to use their healing modalities, speaking voices, and written words to unfold and share the wisdom of the Sacred Feminine. The Sacred Feminine embraces intuition, curiosity, connection, authenticity, humility, vulnerability, oneness, and the natural beauty of the body and the earth. Linda’s understanding of the Sacred Feminine is formed from a nonreligious spiritual understanding known worldwide as the 3 Principles. [for more information, see www.sydbanks.com.]

Linda offers sanctuaries, intimate small-group programs, to women healers who want to bring the 3 Principles into their work, and to women writers who are ready to share, get feedback, revise, and publish.

Through her Apprentice’s Way individual all-in-one mentorship program, Linda encourages her clients’ spiritual evolution, psychological health, effective writing, messaging, marketing, and content creation.

Visit www.lindasandelpettit.com to learn more about these programs and her array of masterclasses and courses.

Get notified of new posts by Linda

Stay Connected

Please enter your name.
Please enter a valid email address.
Something went wrong. Please check your entries and try again.

You may also enjoy these...

The Soloist

Author’s note: Fiction is a mysterious mix of truth and imagination. I offer this fictional story in memory of my Grandma Sandel whose presence at my high school Christmas concerts meant everything to me. A silvery ribbon of soprano, my voice hung in the still air of the high school auditorium. A spotlight illuminated a…

Read More...

Sacrificing Beliefs

With every sacrifice, we give something up to make something else sacred. “If you’re white, you have privilege,” the black speaker, a woman, said.

Read More...

Love’s Mojo

“I’m crying,” my sister, Laura, said, as she explained over the phone to the radio show host why she couldn’t speak. She was on Facebook livestream with Mojo in the Morning, a popular 95.5 FM Detroit-area radio show. Laura’s black puffer coat blended into the dark early morning; frost bitten with Michigan’s winter chill. She…

Read More...