Life has pushed us into the pool and for some it may feel like the deep end
When one reads this rather sobering information, it’s very easy to fall into denial, despair, hopelessness, depression, etc.
But instead of succumbing to that, it’s better to view this as the opportunity to really put into practice the spiritual teaching.
While many of us read and discuss the teaching in terms of broad stroke aspects of our lives, reflecting on how and when we first found it, the improvements we’ve made in our personal lives because of it, etc., we now have the opportunity to make a quantum leap in both our own understanding and our application of it. [...]