I’m an infinite being.
Sounds cocky, doesn’t it? But the truth is, I am. The trouble is I don’t always believe that to be true.
That’s the tricky thing about being human – we want one thing in our lives, but we can’t figure out why we get something else.
It has to do with a little known law called The Law of Mental Equivalents. Our minds are a reservoir of beliefs. We may do our spiritual work, but how close are we to embodying our spiritual selves?
Take the lottery winner. A couple of million bucks comes zooming his way, and within a year maybe two, studies show most lottery winners are right back where they started.
Some argue it has to do with a lack of financial experience, but it also has a lot to do with mental equivalents. If I believe myself to be poor, despite all appearances otherwise, I will bring myself back to that state unless I do something to change it.
When faced with challenges, the bigger idea is to get a new idea. Begin to incorporate what you want into your mindset, even if you take only a small step towards that. Evolution never occurs when we’re standing still.
Like the spawning salmon, we have an infinite supply of gold within us. We simply need to release it into the eternal ocean that only knows how to say “yes”.