Daily Inspiration: February 1. The Thoughts You Support Shape the Life You Live

Today, when our minds temporarily yield to judgment of self or others, stress, or pessimism, let us remember, that thanks to free will, the amount of time that we spend in those states is purely up to us. Let us choose not just to unconsciously dwell in them, instead we remember that God is Love and All, thus this moment, as in all moments, when properly perceived, can use for our own growth, healing, and awakening. And so instead of sulking, treading water or even sinking into the ego’s swamp of negativity, let us take an honest look at the thoughts and emotions that we are thinking and experiencing, look for ways we can use them to heal, thank them for reminding us that what they offer us we do not want, and then with a tip of the hat, let them go on their way. Let us always keep in mind, that it is we who should be controlling our thoughts, it is not our thoughts who should be controlling us. If our thoughts are not taking us to where we desire to be, then through free will, we have every right to stop supporting them. Let us also recall, that because we are God’s, Love’s creations, only the loving thoughts in us are truly real and thus truly worthy of our support. In this world of duality, unloving thoughts, like those of judgment, stress and pessimism, are not in truth real. Yet, if we allow the ego to rule over us, to be thinking for us, then of course it will want to feed, fuel and focus on its illusionary thoughts, so much so, that they become a greater part of our lives, and the bigger part of our lives they become, the more real they will seem to be. But do not despair, for even if a large part of our life is supporting, through our focus on them, illusionary thoughts as real, that still does not make them real, they still and always will remain a fairy tale, that we can, when we begin to awaken, through free will, undo and unlearn.

Today, let us acknowledge and reinforce, that the time we spend with any specific thought or emotion, is up to us and us alone. And so today, when the ego once again demands judgment of self or others, we will simply smile, remember that kind of thinking has gotten us nowhere we desire to be, and instead we forgive. When it tells us we must bow down to anxiousness and stress, we will instead remember that God being Love and All, is always in our corner, and trust that things will turn out just fine. And when pessimism tries to place a dark cloud over our skies, we will remember that clouds may come and go, but the sun will always shine. Let us pay very close attention and watch how it is you, who has control over the magnifying or eliminating, of the thoughts you think, and thus of how you are, in every single moment, shaping your own life. It is truly incredible to think that every thought that you have and support, is in essence a brick that you are laying on the foundation of the life you are creating. Would you not find it logical and wise that it is you, and only you, who should have control over your thoughts, and thus over the life you live? Understand that when you are in alignment with the truth in you, the love that you were created to be, this shows that you do indeed have control over your thoughts, thinking, and mind. When your thoughts are of an unloving nature, when they are filled with such things as judgment of self or others, stress, anxiousness or pessimism, this shows that you are not in control of your thoughts, thinking and mind. Yes, you could think that you are in control, but if your thoughts are unloving, then it is your ego, your past programming, that is in truth controlling you, and thus shaping the life you are living. Yet do not despair, for now you have clear guidelines showing you when you are, and when you are not, in control of your thoughts.

Today, let us keep practicing, moment by moment, taking greater and greater control over the thoughts we are thinking, and thus the life we are shaping and living. We are blessed now to have remembered enough to understand that when our thoughts are of a loving nature, they are an expression and extension of the truth in us, and thus shows that it is we who are in control of our thoughts, thinking and mind. We now also understand that when our thoughts are of an unloving nature, it is our programmed self that has the wheel, that is driving our car, that is shaping our life. Understanding this is the first step in undoing the thoughts and life we do not want. Understanding this, we can then start consciously supporting and placing our time, focus and energy, on the thoughts that will indeed support the life that we desire. As God’s loving creations we are here to create as He created, through love, and through our example, show others that they too can do the same. What else but gratitude could you have for your Creator, when you remember that it is you who are ultimately in charge of what you create and thus of how you feel, participate in this world and live your life. Today, let us notice, that the amount of time that we spend in any negative or unloving state is, after all is said and done, purely up to us. Let us also note and be grateful that, through free will, we can in any moment, choose forgiveness over judgment, trust in God over-anxious stress filled thoughts, and optimism over pessimism. What a gift it is to know that we can let go of what no longer serve us, and that the life we want is always, just a simple choice away.

Today, let us remember, that it is we, not the ego, who should be in control of our thoughts, and thus of the life that we create. When we align with our Creator, we align with Love, and so let loving thoughts become a symbol, that we are thinking for ourselves, creating as we were meant to create. Equally so, let us be aware, that when we are thinking and acting out unloving thoughts, it is truly not us who is in control of our thoughts, thinking, and mind, it is the ego, the programmed self. Our mission on Earth, is to create as He created, through love, and in whichever ways are most specific to our individual gifts, passions, hopes and dreams. How blessed are we that the Creator of the Universe, has so much trust in us, that He is allowing us to create the life we want? Let us take this immense responsibility to heart, and start taking greater and greater control over the thoughts we think, by aligning them more and more with the love that is a reflection and representation of our true nature. As we bless this planet though our love filled thoughts and creation, because we are all One, not only do we bless ourselves, but also have the honor to bless our brothers and sisters, and even bless our Creator, our Source, Love Himself.

I would love to hear your thoughts on this post. How does it affect you? How do you think you can implement it in your life? Is there something else that we can add to this post to make it more helpful or complete? Is there something in your own life experience, any life strategy that you partake in, that relates to this post that you think others will find useful? Please be so kind as to share your thoughts with us, in the comment section below.

All glory to God.

Peace, Health, Happiness, Love, Laughter, and Light.

James Blanchard Cisneros

Author of the book “You Have Chosen to Remember”

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  1. Deb

    Thank you, I needed this reminder today!

  2. Diane Gilbert
    Diane Gilbert02-01-2016

    Thank you — that was exactly what I needed

  3. Janet

    Hello.I have read your book twice and really loved everything about it.I really look forward to your daily emails and feel very supported by them.Thankyou xxoo

    • James Blanchard Cisneros
      James Blanchard Cisneros02-01-2016

      Thank you Janet for your kind words. I’m honored that the messages are of use to you on your journey. Peace. JBC

  4. Steve Harris
    Steve Harris02-01-2016

    Thanks, as always you seem to say what I need to hear. I’m enjoying your book. Love joy and peace Steve.

  5. Alex Reyenga
    Alex Reyenga02-01-2018

    Right on time as I was massively triggered last night. It’s interesting how out of control my ego has to get before I am aware of what it is doing or why. In my case my trigger is in being told what I should or should not do or be doing.

    • James Blanchard Cisneros
      James Blanchard Cisneros02-01-2018

      Thank you Alex for being a member of our community. Every single step on your journey is a sacred co-creation with God, and God can only create perfectly. If God can only create perfectly, then every step along your journey, no matter how you or others might judge it, has been created for your good, for your growth, healing and awakening. And thus today, when the ego demands that you judge yourself or others for what happen, remember where all the ego’s advise take you, no where that you desire to be. Instead pat yourself on the back for having the courage to live your life exactly as you created it, knowing that every step of it, will be used by God for good. Then forgive, bless and thank those individuals who helped you bring along such an experience, that helped you see where you were still buying into your false-self as real. You are exactly who your Creator created you to be, and your Creator can only create perfectly, remember this and be at peace. Peace. JBC

      • Alex Reyenga
        Alex Reyenga02-01-2018

        Well said, thank you for the reminder. God bless.

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