A Course In Miracles & Community Networking, 3rd Sun 12:30PM Message Board › Reasons why some people resist reading ACIM
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DO YOU WANT TO APPLY ACIM (A COURSE IN MIRACLES’ PRINCIPLES) IN YOUR LIFE?
DO YOU WANT TO CONNECT WITH OTHER STUDENTS AND TEACHERS OF ACIM AND FIND OUT WHAT THEY ARE UP TO?
DO YOU WANT TO KNOW HOW OTHER ACIM STUDENTS ARE APPLYING THE PRINCIPLES IN THEIR LIVES?
Do you want to connect with students of David R. Hawkins, M.D. and Ph.D.?
Do you want to connect with professionals interested in spiritual development topics, personal growth, joy, friendship and prosperity?
YOU HAVE COME TO THE RIGHT PLACE!
NEW LOCATION starting Jan. 2014: at 2423 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, DC 20037 near Foggy Bottom GWU (George Wash. University) Metro stop, and DC Circulator stop at 25th and Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Wash. DC 20037 (near Washington Circle, on PA and 25th)
EXPECT THE UNEXPECTED!
NOTE: The third Sunday series of events are NOT in a typical study groups format, they are networking opportunities to connect in person with teachers and students of A Course In Miracles with other spiritual aspirants and with people of diverse backgrounds in the Washington D.C. area community. The 3rd Sunday events are part of a innovative approach to studying/practicing the principles of ACIM. Our program includes monthly community networking events to personally meet A Course In Miracles ("acim") teachers/students and others to share and to get to know each other better. Then we do daily online followup in Chatzy or through customized coaching arrangements.
We generally do not use the acim book during these face-to-face events. Attendees who sit at the spiritual networking table often discuss acim and other spiritual ideas and how they are applying them in their lives, see discussion message board. http://www.meetup.com/acim-spiritual/messag...
Once you meet the participants in person, you'll be able to connect the name and the face when you go online in our Chatzy rooms. This is an opportunity to perceive everybody as friends and allies and to practice forgiveness if anything or anyone does not meet your expectations, as you know, you and only you are responsible for your own expectations. We hope you will come with an intention to enjoy a happy experience, no matter what, accept "what is" and notice your "self-talk" "narrative" about "what is." We can assure you it will probably NOT be what you expect. Specifically currently our ACIM participants do NOT want to continue the traditional face-to-face study groups unless a volunteer team wishes to step up to make all the arrangements. The current DC program is preferred by active ACIM members in this group.
This could be an opportunity to practice principles of A Course In Miracles which include non-judgment, no condemnation, choosing to be happy no matter what, perceiving others as friends and allies who reflect the energy of Love and joy.
Some students of A Course In Miracles are also students of Dr. David R. Hawkins as well as many other spiritual books including Conversations with God. Come and share your spiritual insights with others in the community. You'll meet people from diverse backgrounds which is great for people who like people who are not only spiritual but also successful professionals, business owners, community leaders and nonprofit managers. (Please do NOT come if you are just looking for a traditional study group or have the expectation that we will be reading paragraphs in ACIM at the event because we do not do that at this event.)
WHO: THE THIRD SUNDAY COMMUNITY EVENTS ARE ORGANIZED BY ACIM STUDENTS and the Allies Team of volunteers and community builders FOR PEOPLE OF ALL BACKGROUND INTERESTED IN SPIRITUAL, ECONOMIC AND PERSONAL AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT.
WHEN: 12:30PM TO 2:30P ON THE THIRD SUNDAYS OF EACH MONTH.
WHAT YOU ORDER. (Please register and donate to help with expenses of organizing this event, there may be a happy surprise for those who do make a donation toward expenses.)
WHAT: COMMUNITY NETWORKING EVENT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
EACH ATTENDEE WILL HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO CONTRIBUTE POSITIVE ENERGY BY:
*INTRODUCING HIM/HERSELF TO THE ENTIRE GROUP
*SHARING SOMETHING ABOUT THEMSELVES.
*SHARING AN APPRECIATION ABOUT SOMEONE OR SOMETHING AT THIS EVENT
WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO SHARE IDEAS WITH YOU! THANK YOU!
Meanwhile, if you like, click on the message board tab in this group or for daily support for your ACIM workbook lessons, these are our free Chatzy links:
For Acim one lesson a day online support with participants/teachers in this group in Wash. DC:
http://www.chatzy.com/937963764870; we refer to this room as Chatzy 70, just join in the Lesson of the day since many will review these ACIM workbook lessons many times anyway. This is to allow you to checkin and share any comment you wish on the lesson of the day. You can post any lesson of ACIM you wish in Chatzy 70. As of July 29, 2014 this space can be used both for participants posting lessons, as well as for any participant who wish to comment on the lesson posted.
If you wish to personally meet who you are chatting with online, then come to this 3rd Sunday community event which include ACIM teachers/students but not exclusively ACIM people. The event provides ACIM teachers/and students opportunity each month to connect and serve the community in Washington DC area This provides the opportunity to apply what you are studying and put the principles of ACIM into action to know and experience the loving miracle that you are: you are the Light of the world! (ACIM workbook lesson 81). Most of the Organizers of the 3rd Sunday community event (at One Fish Two Fish Asian Restaurant, 2423 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, DC 20037) are students/teachers of ACIM. Look forward to meet you in person! Thanks!
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