Sharing some inspirational thoughts on “the spiritual journey”

Beyond the Zone: God and The Spiritual Journey

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from my book(e-book) My “Talks” with God just published at Amazon and Kobo

https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=my+talks+with+god+craig+lock

https://www.kobo.com/nz/en/search?query=talks+with+god+craig+lock

from

(but written about 20 long  years ago in a period of great darkness in my life.

darkness (jenny)

Hey , what’s that light at the end of the tunnel?”

“Just another idiot with a torch!”

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INTRODUCTION:

I have done a lot of meditation, soul searching and prayer over the years. Especially since my life drastically changed direction and then shattered into pieces, like Humpty Dumpty falling off the wall.

Today, I have a choice. To try to get a “proper/normal” job (very hard for a person like me here in “Sleepy Hollow” in a little Pacific Island country near the bottom of the world, or follow the “road less travelled”, that I feel my soul (or spirit, the spark of God is telling me.

A “powerful” whisper once told me to

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The Power of Us

All our dreams can come true…if we have the desire (burning), determination, courage, passion, purpose, persistence and patience* to pursue them (and it’s often through the very dark places where they may lead)…long enough.”

BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

https://kiwiswhodaredtodream.wordpress.com/2019/01/18/the-power-of-us/

https://www.facebook.com/craig.lock.31andhttps://www.facebook.com/Uplift-Encourage-and-Inspire-479972392393133/

“Sharing, supporting, informing,  enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, enriching, challenging, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”

enough there for now, c!

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and  http://www.creativekiwis.wordpress.com

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Monty Python – The Visitors

My friends say I’m taking up ALL the space on the internet with my various posts and blogs (and “taking over” the www??).

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via Monty Python – The Visitors

https://www.facebook.com/craig.lock.31

http://www.writencreate.wordpress.com

and

http://www.inspiringvideo.wordpress.com

My friends say I’m taking up ALL the space on the internet with my various posts and blogs (and “taking over” the www??).

PPS

“Life is far too important (a subject) to be taken too seriously!”

from http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

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and
“Write, create, innovate”

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Categories for my books

“You’re not disabled (limited) by your disabilities, you are able (enabled) by your abilities.”

Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI)

Originally posted on BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK: Following on from https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2019/01/06/the-plan-the-road-up-ahead-for-2019/ Just uploading my various books to Kobo from many usb drives and sorting them out by categories (quite a “mission in/of disorganised chaos”): see https://www.kobo.com/nz/en/search?query=craig+lock Only about 100 to go now (I guess)! 1. SELF HELP and PERSONAL GROWTH 2. SOUTH AFRICA 3.WRITING and…

via Categories for my books — Books by craig lock: “Explore, Dream, Discover”

Don’t worry about the world ending today…
as it’s already tomorrow in scenic and tranquil ‘little’ New Zealand

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try harder from mikewellsblog

“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials…and strive for and perhaps one sunny day even achieve their wildest dreams.”

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Don’t worry about the world…

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Balanced Hope

“Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.”

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via Balanced Hope

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http://www.beliefhope.wordpress.com

www.itsalwaysdarkestbeforethedawn.wordpress.com

and

https://fromdarknesstothelight.wordpress.com/

Life is God’s novel; so let Ultimate Source write it, as it unfolds.”

PPS
Best wishes from the First City to see the sun (in summer) …and we’re also the first to see the sunset and the stars (in winter-time)

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“I may not be able to do many ‘ordinary things’, but I can attempt (sometimes/always) doing ‘extraordinary’ (exceptional) things!”

never give up craig

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“I may not be able to do many ‘ordinary things’, but I can attempt (sometimes/always) doing ’extraordinary’ (exceptional) things!”

from

from
and

“Sharing, supporting, informing,  enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, enriching, challenging, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”

enough there for now, c!

picture (below) from

https://climbingmountainsandchasingdreams.wordpress.com/

“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials…and strive for and perhaps one sunny day even achieve their wildest dreams.”

SHARE, INFORM, IMPACT, UPLIFT, IGNITE, ENCOURAGE and (perhaps even) INSPIRE

 

Bridge over troubled water

Books by craig lock: "Explore, Dream, Discover"

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/09/18/bridge-over-troubled-water-11/

from a Google search (my “filing system” – thanks for  rescuing me from “sheer utter chaos”, “BIG G”)

https://www.google.com/search?q=bridge+over+troubled+water+craig+lock&rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ767NZ767&oq=bridge+over+troubled+water+craig+lock&aqs=chrome..69i57.18286j0j7&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8

“Sharing, supporting, informing,  enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, enriching, challenging, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”

enough there for now, c!

PS

“I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars.”

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Alex Zanardi: A true inspiration

“I see the human being as an incredible machine, totally undiscovered in many ways.”

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via Alex Zanardi: A true inspiration

“I see the human being as an incredible machine, totally undiscovered in many ways.”

– Alex Zanardi

from https://craigsquotes.wordpress.com/2017/05/02/zanardi-an-inspirational-athlete/

PPS

“You’re not disabled (limited) by your disabilities, you are able (enabled) by your abilities.”

“Don’t let what you can’t do stop you from doing what you can do…best.”

SHARE, INFORM, IMPACT, UPLIFT, IGNITE, ENCOURAGE and (perhaps even) INSPIRE

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Leaving hospital yesterday on the last day of 2018

“I can’t do much about all the suffering in the world, but all I can do is perhaps add a little touch of creativity, hope, ‘beauty and magic’, that I hope may uplift and encourage others…even if it’s just ONE person.”
I can’t do much about all the suffering in the world, but … – Craig’s Quotes
and

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/02/09/i-cant-do-much-about-all-the-suffering-in-the-world-but/

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via Leaving hospital on the last day of 2018

enjoy

“totally unmusical and unromantic”  c

be happy and enjoy  (“putting smiles on dials”)

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PPS

Don’t worry about the world ending today…
it’s already tomorrow in scenic and tranquil ‘little’ New Zealand

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“God protects us, not so much from the storm, but is with us in “the storms of life”…always.”

A Journey of Faith

Storm

via “God protects us, not so much from the storm, but is with us in “the storms of life”…always.”

https://shatteredbrokendreams.wordpress.com/2018/10/25/god-protects-us-not-so-much-from-the-storm-but-is-with-us-in-the-storms-of-life-always/

from a Google search (thanks for rescuing me from “sheer utter chaos”, Big G!* (and by that I’m referring to both God and Google, but probably far more the first)

https://www.google.com/search?q=god+storm+craig+lock&rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ767NZ767&oq=god+storm+craig+lock&aqs=chrome..69i57j69i64l2.15451j0j7&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8

“Sharing, supporting, informing,  enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, enriching, challenging, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”

enough there for now, c!

Psss

Remember (always)…

God IS in control!

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