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    Destiny is Variable by Owen Waters In the Old Reality, things were seen as opposites - black or white, hot or cold, good or bad, this way or that way. In the
    Message 1 of 1 , Jan 10, 2010
      Destiny is Variable
      by Owen Waters

      In the Old Reality, things were seen as opposites - black or
      white, hot or cold, good or bad, this way or that way. In the
      expanded view of New Reality consciousness, life is seen in a
      unified way. Opposite sides of the coin are viewed, not as
      polar opposites, but rather as just being different aspects of
      the one coin.

      In the New Reality view of the world, the opposite extremes of
      black and white become, instead, endless shades of gray. Hot
      and cold become variable degrees of warmth. Good and bad become
      different shades of human nature; free of the judgment, hate
      and fear that comes with Old Reality, polarized thinking.

      In the Old Reality, destiny and free will were seen as
      mutually exclusive. The reasoning was that, if destiny exists,
      then it controls everything and, therefore, free will does not
      exist. On the other hand, you can prove that free will does
      exist by making a choice. So, as the thinking goes, if free
      will does exist, then there can be no destiny.

      But, wait. Perhaps that choice of "free will" was really a
      pre-destined one. Perhaps the person was destined to make that
      choice all long, so the experience of choice was just an
      illusion. At this point, people usually give up on the whole
      question because it has turned into one of those brain teasers,
      like asking which came first - the chicken or the egg.

      Brain teasers keep your mind in an endless loop until you try
      stepping back from the situation and seeing it in a wider
      perspective. The new, wider perspective allows for the
      inclusion of non-materialistic factors. In deciding whether the
      chicken or the egg came first, for example, you just have to
      step back and see that the Creator designed the chicken to be

      When you step back and see destiny and free will from a wider
      perspective, you realize that nothing has to be absolute. If
      every event in your life were pre-ordained, there would be no
      such thing as free will or self-determination. As we do have
      free will, destiny cannot be fixed.

      Destiny is therefore variable, not fixed. Destiny and free
      will both exist as interwoven facets of your life. Like threads
      in a tapestry, they interact with each other and blend to form
      the outcomes that are the events in your life.

      Your destiny is created by plans that you made at a soul level
      of consciousness
      . Before you were born, you made your main plan
      for this life. Then, the minute you were born, the rules of the
      game demanded that you also get a case of amnesia about the
      whole arrangement. Such is the game of life in the physical

      However, at night when you go to sleep, you have the chance to
      visit the deepest levels of human consciousness and review how
      the original plan is unfolding and make changes to your plan if
      desired. When you return to your physical body and awake in the
      morning, amnesia strikes again. Within seconds of your
      conscious mind returning into your physical brain, you forget
      both the surface dreams and the deep experiences of the night.

      Amnesia may be a part of the game we are playing in this life,
      but inner guidance is always is always available to anyone who
      pays attention to it. Your intuition is your link to your soul,
      or inner being, which is also linked to the rest of the
      universe and all levels of Creation.

      You are never left alone to fumble in the darkness of a purely
      physical life. Your inner being is always there with you,
      expressing itself through the quiet whisperings of intuitive
      information. Thanks to this inner compass of knowing, you can
      always sense which choice feels right. You can always tell when
      your life is running on plan, and you can tell equally well if
      you've become temporarily distracted from your plan. You always
      have the means to be right on course, or get back on course,
      and explore the fascinating themes that make up your life plan.

      The most productive use of free will is to explore your true
      potential within the themes of your life, thus gaining the
      greatest possible experience from your life plan.

      Destiny is an influence that comes from your inner plan. There
      is nothing absolute about your destiny. It's a pressure which
      constantly seeks the best route to unfold into manifestation.

      Free will provides the means to manifest that destiny in a way
      that provides the learning that you came here to acquire in
      this life.

      Destiny is variable. It adapts to the circumstances of your
      life every second of the day. As destiny unfolds, you feel it
      within as a sense of being a part of the flow of life, of
      manifesting your potential in the way that you planned for this
      day and that you planned for this life.

      Destiny is the plan. Free will is the action. Experience is
      the result.

      That's what being human is all about.

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      Owen Waters is the author of the e-book, "Discover Your
      Purpose in Life," which is available for download now at:


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