I need to be reminded frequently that I am not "The God Whisperer." I do not bend God to my will. I am not the Alpha. I do not train God to follow my lead. And if I ever think I'm the Alpha, I've got it backward.
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These days, thanks to the "law of attraction," the Buddha's model of awakening may seem more attractive than Ananda's. But in my experience, the spiritual life oscillates between both.
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