“I believe if we are blessed, we can and should pass this on by being a blessing to others. For me, true success is helping, encouraging and supporting others, as many people as possible, to grow, to flourish in their own lives.”

“I believe if we are blessed, we can and should pass this on by being a blessing  to others.  For me, true success is helping, encouraging and supporting others, as many people as possible, to grow, to flourish in their own lives.”

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picture from http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

The various books* that Craig “felt inspired to write” are available at http://www.amazon.com/-/e/B005GGMAW4

http://goo.gl/vTpjk (and/or http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=la_B005GGMAW4_sr?rh=i%3Abooks&field-author=Craig+Lock)

https://www.createspace.com/pub/simplesitesearch.search.do?sitesearch_query=%22craig+lock%22&sitesearch_type=STORE (paperbacks)

and http://www.creativekiwis.com/index.php/books

All proceeds go to needy and underprivileged children –

MINE!

“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.”

Photo (great) by my old friend John (“the world’s third worst photographer”, so he calls himself), but whose photographic talents I definitely  do NOT possess)!
beach chairDream on!
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“In the depth of the valleys there is hope. In the deserts of despair, there is the refreshing oasis of the human spirit…always.”

YOU can be a Champion of Hope (to others)

red skypictures from http://www.itsalwaysdarkestbeforethedawn.wordpress.com

click on https://sportforpeace.wordpress.com/2015/02/21/you-can-be-a-champion-of-hope/

“In the depth of the valleys there is hope. In the deserts of despair, there is the refreshing oasis of the human spirit…always.”
– c

from http://www.craigsquotes.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.”
Paddleboard by Gemma Chapman (credit House of Travel)
Picture: Paddleboard Nelson by Gemma Chapman (credit House of Travel)
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“The world would have you agree with its dismal dream of limitation. But the light would have you soar like the eagle of your sacred visions.”

"Beyond Boundaries, Beyond Limits"

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“The world would have you agree with its dismal dream of limitation. But the light would have you soar like the eagle of your sacred visions.”

from  https://writeinthezone.wordpress.com/2014/10/22/the-world-would-have-you-agree-with-its-dismal-dream-of-limitation-but-the-light-would-have-you-soar-like-the-eagle-of-your-sacred-visions-3/

Paddleboard by Gemma Chapman (credit House of Travel)

picture from   www.youcanbeachampion.wordpress.com

“You think you have a limit. And so you touch this limit, something happens and you suddenly can go a little bit further. With your mind power, your determination, your instinct, and the experience as well, you can fly very high.”

“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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“Who are we? Why are we here?”

The Link (Overlap) Between Mind and Spirit

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picture from  https://mindmindpower.wordpress.com/

“‘Who are we? Why are we here?’ When we know this, it will be the ultimate triumph of human reasoning…for then we will know the mind of God.”

– physicist Stephen Hawking

Other links perhaps of interest

https://www.google.co.nz/?gws_rd=ssl#q=craig+lock+%2B+overlap+between+mind+and+spirit

Not too “heavy, heavy” now. Lighten up, craig!

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

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

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Thanks for the like/ link/reblog/comment/follow

Best Wishes From The First City to See the Light Each New Day

Hi

I do really appreciate your liking, linking to, reblogging and/or following this blog (and/or “writing in” with a comment), so “thanks for the thanx”

Just can’t keep track with my various WordPress blogs at https://craigsblogs.wordpress.com/2011/09/09/craigs-list-of-blogs-updated-sept-2011/

and http://craigsblogs.wordpress.com/2013/09/28/craigs-blogs-and-writings/

Let alone my books!

Obsessive or WHAT!

* “Don’t bend; don’t water it down; don’t try to make it logical; don’t edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly.”

~ Franz Kafka

“If a man is called to be a street-sweeper,

he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted,

or Beethoven composed music, or

Shakespeare wrote poetry.

He should sweep streets so well

that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say,

here lived a great street sweeper

who did his job well.”

– Dr Martin Luther King, Jr.

PPS

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“When you come to the end of all the light you know, and it’s time to step into the darkness of the unknown, faith is knowing that one of two things shall happen: Either you will be given something solid to stand on or you will be taught to fly.”

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“When you come to the end of all the light you know, and it’s time to step into the darkness of the unknown, faith is knowing that one of two things shall happen: Either you will be given something solid to stand on or you will be taught to fly.”

 – Edward Teller
Eagle
“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.”
Paddleboard by Gemma Chapman (credit House of Travel)

A NEW DAWN : Let the Journey Begin

I (We) Must Not Hate!

https://newdawnwriter.wordpress.com/tag/craig-lock/

“Let us tear down the walls of our hearts in order to tear down the walls of concrete”

from   https://newdawnwriter.wordpress.com/2014/07/12/let-us-tear-down-the-walls-of-our-hearts-in-order-to-tear-down-the-walls-of-concrete/

“Don’t shed blood, shed hatred”

– Indira Gandhi

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“Your work is not to drag the world kicking and screaming into a new awareness. Your job is to simply do your work… sacredly, secretly, silently … and those with “eyes to see and ears to hear’ will respond.”

A New Dawn extract

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“Your work is not to drag the world kicking and screaming into a new awareness. Your job is to simply do your work… sacredly, secretly, silently … and those with “eyes to see and ears to hear’ will respond.”
~ The Arturians

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”
Martin Luther-King, jr

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

“Together, one mind, one heart, one life, one small step at a time, let’s link hands and march into a new tomorrow, a better and brighter future. TOGETHER we can do it”

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

TOGETHER, one mind, one heart, one soul, one small step at a time, we can make some difference towards a better world, a brighter tomorrow

“SHARE, ENCOURAGE and SPREAD, HOPE, LOVE and LIGHT”

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– c

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“Your work is not to drag the world kicking and screaming into a new awareness. Your job is to simply do your work… sacredly, secretly, silently … and those with “eyes to see and ears to hear’ will respond.”

doyourthing

“Your work is not to drag the world kicking and screaming into a new awareness. Your job is to simply do your work… sacredly, secretly, silently … and those with “eyes to see and ears to hear’ will respond.”
~ The Arturians

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”
Martin Luther-King, jr

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

“Together, one mind, one heart, one life, one small step at a time, let’s link hands and march into a new tomorrow, a better and brighter future. TOGETHER we can do it”

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

TOGETHER, one mind, one heart, one soul, one small step at a time, we can make some difference towards a better world, a brighter tomorrow

“SHARE, ENCOURAGE and SPREAD, HOPE, LOVE and LIGHT”

20

– c

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”

Thoughts of Martin Luther-King

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”

– Martin Luther-King, jr

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