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Release Yourself from Runaway Reactions

Painful reactions to life events are just mechanical, emotional knee jerks.

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See Through the False Bliss Called Self-Ignorance

Guy Finley explains that we live in a universe of forces that are ceaselessly acting upon us, and it is only our awareness of these energies that allows us to…[more]

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See Through the False Bliss Called Self-Ignorance

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about how we are always being acted upon, moment to moment, by certain kinds of energy, and the degree to which we possess…[more]

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Learn to Expose Unconscious Wrongness

A crisis only becomes a breaking point when we fail to use it as a turning point.

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You Don't Have to Fear Changes If You Change With Them

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about how we would rather hold onto old convictions that are connected to images that we have of ourselves rather than allow natural…[more]

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How to See the End of All of Your Enemies

Guy Finley explains in this brief talk that it is possible for us to find complete freedom from the mechanical, enemy-making nature that presently tricks us into believing that it…[more]

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Contemplate This Insight and End All Conflict

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about an idea that, if understood properly, has the power to forever change the way we respond to situations that usually instigate a…[more]

Video:

How to Be Happy for the Rest of Your Life

In this video clip, Guy Finley talks about how the universe wants us to succeed as human beings. Although it may seem otherwise at times, when we finally understand the…[more]

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Our True Need for Ceaseless Prayer

Guy Finley explains that the real reason for practicing ceaseless prayer is so that we can see that we are ceaselessly distracted. Our intention must be to see with greater…[more]

Video:

Heal Yourself and Heal the Past

Self-realization author Guy Finley explains in this short video that happier, healthier and brighter relationships with others become possible when we begin to let go of painful grudges and resentments…[more]

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The Secret Place of Peace

One reason why negative states sneak in so easily to steal our peace is that we have been conditioned to believe in their right to punish us.

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Learn the Power of a Quiet Mind

When you want to know the powers that circulate through a quiet mind, you must take yourself to that place where this silent strength can make itself known to you.…[more]

Audio:

Heal Yourself and Heal the Past

Self-realization author Guy Finley explains in this short talk that happier, healthier and brighter relationships with others become possible when we begin to let go of painful grudges and resentments…[more]

Audio:

Meditation of the Timeless Kind

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how it is possible for us to establish a real relationship with a higher order of stillness that is authentically in command of…[more]

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Meditation of the Timeless Kind

In this short video, Guy Finley talks about how it is possible for us to establish a real relationship with a higher order of stillness that is authentically in command…[more]

Video:

Discover the True Source of a Silent Mind

Guy Finley talks about how stillness cannot be brought about by any kind of will of our own, but that a real relationship with stillness is established by becoming aware…[more]

Audio:

End the Secret Suffering Behind Judging Yourself and Others

In this short talk, Guy Finley emphasizes the importance of having an awareness of our own interior lives so that we can begin to see the need to stop feeding…[more]

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New Light that Reveals and Heals Old Pains

The only power negative situations have over us is the power we give them.

Video:

The Heart of Pure Prayer

In this short video, Guy Finley explains that true prayer is not intended to be something that we do in order to achieve or acquire something for ourselves so that…[more]

Audio:

How to Ask For and Receive the Divine Consolation

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about how freedom from the tyranny of psychological storms begins by refusing to be consoled by anything that our minds can imagine, an…[more]

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The Heart of Pure Prayer

In this short talk, Guy Finley explains that true prayer is not intended to be something that we do in order to achieve or acquire something for ourselves so that…[more]

Video:

Put Negative States in Their Proper Place

Guy Finley talks about how we can begin to recognize the taste of negative states and realize that they have no right to take root in our hearts.

Writing:

Drop Angry and Anxious Feelings Instantly

No one sincerely asks for a new life until they are thoroughly dissatisfied with the old one.

Audio:

Free Yourself From This Familiar Negative State

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about the painful sense of self that becomes more and more certain about its false position of righteousness in exact proportion to the…[more]

Audio:

How to Spiritually Stand Up for Yourself

Guy Finley concisely reveals in this short talk the proper way to spiritually fight for ourselves, which involves seeing the truth about the parts of ourselves that want to drag…[more]

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Step Back from Self-Compromising Thoughts

Before we can choose not to compromise ourselves, we must first become acutely aware of those thoughts of ours that may be holding some secret seed of self-defeat.

Video:

How to Escape the Prison of Monotony

In this video, Guy Finley talks about how resistance to any moment actually produces a greater attachment to the life that we say we don't want.

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The Safety of Self-Command

Fear is, and has always been, nothing but a self-limiting reaction that we cling to in the darkness of our present life-level, having mistaken it for a shield of self-protection.…[more]

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Go Against the World That Wants to Carry You Away

In this video, Guy Finley talks about how we must always make an effort to stay awake so that we can begin using life's currents and waves for our own…[more]

Video:

Negativity is Not Your Friend! An Answer to a 9-Year-Old Boy

In this video, Guy Finley talks about how true interior freedom dawns as we begin to observe the mechanical behavior of negative states as they try to tell us who…[more]

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Stop Picking Up the Pain of the Past

In this short talk, Guy Finley explains that if we will stop agreeing to "feed" the parts of us that produce unnecessary pain, then gradually those parts will stop growing.

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Authentic Help for a Young Child

Guy Finley talks about the importance of never meeting a child's negative state on the same level of negativity. To truly help a child who is negative we must observe…[more]

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Spiritual Baptism by Water and by Fire

In this short talk, Guy Finley discusses the need to be nourished by a new kind of understanding that appears when we can no longer tolerate giving our lives away…[more]

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Being Alive Begins with Being Present

Guy Finley explains how everything exists to bring you into relationship with stillness, from out of which comes real contentment and gratitude.

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A New Approach to Old Problems

Life is always new, which means there is no such thing as an "old" problem.

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Learn to Accept What Life Would Teach You

Ours is the power to choose what we will and will not give our power to.

Audio:

End the Game of "Pain Pong"

In this short talk, Guy Finley explains how most of the unnecessary struggle and conflict that we experience in this life is due to our habitual, unconscious fixation on recurring…[more]

Video:

Don't "Dance" with Painful Thoughts and Feelings

In this video, Guy tells an enlightening and entertaining spiritual story about a young woman who gets carried away with "dance partners" -- thoughts and feelings -- that don't have…[more]

Audio:

Set the Stage for Your Spiritual Rescue

In this short talk, Guy Finley explains how our sincere wish to act rightly in the moment will attract the authentic higher help that we need to change.

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Any Limitation Can Be Transcended

Actualizing our spiritual right to live without the frustration of fearful limitations is not a question of achieving something new; it begins with choosing to end a relationship with that…[more]

Audio:

Open Yourself to Higher Understanding

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about how the mind's painful struggle to understand any given moment actually prevents the true understanding of the moment from reaching us.

Audio:

Be the Living Prayer

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about how every moment presents us with an opportunity to learn something new and valuable about ourselves.

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Positive Steps to Drop Negative States

Meekly submitting to any negative emotion in the hopes it will run its course and leave us alone just invites it to subjugate us again.

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Never Feel Sorry for Yourself

One thing that makes it so difficult to drop feeling sorry for ourselves is how real it feels when we are full of self-regret. But any perception of reality that…[more]

Audio:

Liberate Yourself From Your Self

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about the difference between merely thinking about spiritual ideas and the actual awareness of the truth of ourselves in the present moment.

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Let Truth Tell You Who You Are

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about the difference between being completely passive to life's movements, and being properly active in the moment, which involves listening intently to what the…[more]

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Higher Help for Persistent Problems

The reason we haven't as yet realized real rescue -- and so usually wind up trapped in a tangle once more -- is because every time we ask ourselves how…[more]

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For Anyone Who Has Ever Felt Like There's No Hope

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about our common need for a higher kind of love that releases us from feelings of fear, doubt and hopelessness.

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Wake Up and Recognize the Voices of Self-Defeat

The only way it's possible to truly deliver ourselves from the punishment of our own self-wrecking thoughts is to begin awakening to their hidden cause within us.

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Change is Now or Never

It's imperative to meet each moment of your life with this realization: it's only what you do right now that is the seed of change.

Audio:

Sit Down to the Banquet of Truth

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about the importance of being present to what each moment reveals to us about ourselves.

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Gaze Into Your True Self

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how a still and attentive mind perfectly reflects the "presence" moment.

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See the Flowering of Spirit

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about how it is possible for us to discover an authentically new life if we will persist with our wish to know the…[more]

Audio:

A Lesson Learned is a Day Well Earned

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about why it is so important for all of us to learn something new and true about ourselves everyday.

Audio:

The Same Rose Never Blooms Twice

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how we are here as human beings to continually perfect our self-understanding so that we can begin to enter into an awakened relationship…[more]

Audio:

Let Go and Learn the Truth of Yourself

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about why human beings are so addicted to stress and tension, and why it is so important for us to understand that something…[more]

Writing:

Find a New Order of Freedom

We can either spend our lives fearful of any unwanted event that comes along to challenge our sense of self, or we can use that same situation to help set…[more]

Audio:

Six Words to Help You Drop Any Dark State

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about a new action we can take to find freedom from negative states.

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Break Out of Any Rut

The first step to breaking out of any rut in life is to no longer enable the parts of us that keep walking in them while wishing they weren't so…[more]

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The Courage to Be Free of Negative States

Self-limiting thoughts or feelings have power over us only when we are tricked into believing that we need something we don't.

Audio:

Learn to Wait on What is Holy

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about how any moment can be used to remember our wish to be in the presence of what is good.

Writing:

Find Your Way to Peace

The next time something dark or disturbing tries to steal into you to wreck your contentment, do not consent to be drawn into its seemingly important considerations.

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The Secret of Letting Go of Dead-End Relationships

The truth is that letting go is very simple and, above all, natural; as natural for you and I as it is for a tree to shed the heavy, sun-ripened…[more]

Audio:

Learn to Wait on the Divine

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how we can learn to use every moment to reach for what our heart of hearts longs for.

Audio:

Participate in the Fulfillment of Real Life

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how we are intended to use all of life's moments to grow into a more fully integrated and meaningful relationship with real life.

Audio:

Asking is Receiving

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how any real request for something higher is proof that there already exists a relationship to the very thing that we are wishing…[more]

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Resolutions

Guy Finley discusses the resolutions necessary to make real and lasting changes in our lives. Learn what it means to use insights and higher knowledge to reach for a whole…[more]

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Real Life: Lesson #1

In order for change to take place, we must be changed.

Writing:

Strengthen Your Connection to the Timeless Life

You'll never know how forgetful of your self you are until you make the smallest effort to be self-remembering.

Writing:

The Secret Prayer That Renews You

Before something genuinely new can appear in our lives, something old must pass.

Audio:

Jesu Dulcis Memoria

The Life of Learning Singers perform Jesu Dulcis Memoria from their album, Door of My Heart.

Audio:

Put Angry States in the Past Where They Belong

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how getting angry over our present limitations actually prevents us from consciously meeting and transcending them.

Audio:

The Simplicity of Natural Seeing

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about the vast difference between mere ideas about spirituality and the direct perception of living spiritual principles.

Audio:

Sing the Self Eternal

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about the potential we possess to live from a higher part of ourselves that is always in a harmonious relationship with the present moment.

Writing:

Guilt

Guy Finley discusses releasing guilt, shame, regret, and remorse over harmful things we may have done in the past, as well as fears of eternal damnation for choices that may…[more]

Writing:

Discover a New Way of Knowing Yourself

No intention can be any stronger than our ability to remember it in the moment that it is needed.

Audio:

Take Yourself Off the Track to Nowhere

In this podcast, Guy Finley explains that true self-command becomes possible when we begin to consciously interrupt the momentum of the unconscious nature that is presently in control of our…[more]

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Courage

Guy Finley discusses our native right to live fearlessly, and the courage, resolution, and persistence required to prove our fears groundless. Learn more about rising above the limitations of your…[more]

Audio:

Use Unkind Acts to Help Create a New World

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how we can use everything that we encounter in our relationships with others to change ourselves.

Writing:

The Courage to Let Go of the Past

When we are hurt badly, the higher lesson hidden in this trial is to recognize the time has come to let go of who and what we have been up…[more]

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The Courage to Stop Suffering Over Mistakes

Real self-command dawns within us as we realize that reliving the past is powerless to change a present misunderstanding.

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The Strange Non-Life of the False Self

The sky is forever. And so is your true nature.

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Stay Out of Places that Steal Your Happiness

We have the capacity to stop making ourselves powerless by waking up to having put ourselves where our powers are stolen from us.

Audio:

Self-Knowledge is Self-Liberation

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how self-knowledge is essential for any human being who longs to be in relationship with a higher order of life that is everlastingly…[more]

Writing:

Stop Nursing Negative States

Every time we accept a negative state we compromise ourselves and increase the level of conflict for ourselves and everyone we meet.

Video:

The Courage to Be Free

Guy Finley speaks about topics related to his new book The Courage to Be Free including fear and fearlessness, beauty, kindness, love, and the authentic path to an enlightened heart…[more]

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Leave the World of Limitation

The only way to leave the world of feeling sorry for yourself is to deliberately leave the world of thought.

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How to Discover Your Higher Possibilities

In our willingness to journey to what seems the end of us, we are gifted with the understanding that there is no ending to our True Self.

Writing:

Start Asking Life for Something New

The person in denial of his or her own condition continues to ask for more of what didn't help the last time around.

Writing:

Step Out of the Chains Called Self-Control

You can wake yourself up, explains Guy Finley, just as many times as you're willing to catch yourself in daydreams where you're the star.

Audio:

Stop Taking Part in Unseen Self-Punishment

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how we can stop cooperating with what wants to drag us down and open ourselves up to a greater life that is free…[more]

Writing:

Free Yourself from the Whole Idea of Failure

It is impossible to feel ourselves a "failure" without having first condemned ourselves for some shortcoming, explains Guy Finley.

Audio:

Wait on Life in a Whole New Way

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about a bright new relationship with life that is available to us when we are willing to drop our painful demands and wait for…[more]

Writing:

Learn to Release all Resentments

Guy Finley explains how to learn to ask for a happy, new life by refusing to relive what's been tearing at you.

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Break the Spell of Self-Limiting Negative States

Your awareness of troubled thoughts and feelings, explains Guy Finley, is the power that keeps their harmful and self-limiting influences from having control over you.

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Stand on the Unshakable Ground of Your True Self

Here is a particularly vital idea for those of us who are tired of finding ourselves a surprised victim of our own actions: in this world of ours *response is…[more]

Audio:

The Gift of Meditation

In this podcast, Guy Finley explores the true meaning and purpose of meditation, and explains why it is the most natural and practical thing you can do for yourself.

Writing:

Open Yourself to the Endless Resources of the Present Moment

The only power dark, discouraging states hold over us, explains Guy Finley, is that they get us to identify with feelings of being powerless.

Audio:

Free Yourself From the Circle of False Friends

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how our experience of life is a direct reflection of the kind of psychological company that we keep.

Writing:

Practice Stepping Out of the Rush

Intentionally separate yourself from any rushing inner condition, explains Guy Finley, by voluntarily stepping out of it.

Audio:

Has Anyone Seen My Camel?

In this podcast, Guy Finley tells a timeless story that underscores the need we have as human beings to know our true nature.

Writing:

Close Encounters of the Truthful Kind

Guy Finley reminds us that the truth never causes pain.

Audio:

The Secret of Gentle Intolerance

In this podcast, Guy Finley describes a new kind of interior, conscious resolve in which a person ceases to tolerate the deceptive demands of negative states.

Writing:

Stop Being Tricked into Serving Dark States

Darkness, in whatever form we experience it, explains Guy Finley, only exists in the absence of light.

Writing:

Let Life Give You What You Need

We can gain new self-knowledge, explains Guy Finley, through the observation of the fact that everything is changing.

Audio:

Let God Take You From You

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about the spiritual necessity of being alone in order to discover within yourself the one thing in the universe that you can always count…[more]

Audio:

Turn the Table on Any Troubling Moment

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how true beauty is never absent from our lives, even in the midst of a troubling moment.

Audio:

Where's "Waldo"?

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about the importance of being ceaselessly attentive to the activity of your own mind, which makes it possible for you to be the one…[more]

Audio:

Everyday Can Be Your Birth Day

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about the absolute fact that it is never too late to open yourself up to the possibility of being a better human being and…[more]

Writing:

This Key Unlocks the Door to an Unthinkable Freedom

The next time you run into some familiar blockage or begin to feel unsuited to face some new and difficult personal challenge, don't do what you've always done before. *Don't…[more]

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Find the Missing Half of Life

The missing half of our lives, explains Guy Finley, is letting go.

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Rise Above the Blame Game

The weakness that blames others, explains Guy Finley, blinds you to your real inner condition.

Audio:

Stop This Unseen Source of Suffering

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about our present level of mind that spends its energy trying to resolve the very problems that it creates.

Writing:

How to Stop the World and Be Still

Meditation isn't just sitting someplace with your eyes closed, explains Guy Finley. Meditation is a constant, direct relationship with the sum of yourself in the moment.

Writing:

Wake Up to the Complainer in You

The following key lessons are taken from 365 Days to Let Go. Use their insights to help free yourself from the self-inflicted punishment of complaining. Until we become conscious of…[more]

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21 Ways We Waste Our Vital Life Forces

Guy Finley reminds us that everything we need to succeed is forever raining down upon and within us.

Writing:

Turn the Light on What Stresses You

Stress, explains Guy Finley, is a result of a false or incomplete view of reality imposed upon us by our own unenlightened nature.

Audio:

Step Into the Shoes of a Spiritual Warrior

In this short talk, Guy Finley explores how a true spiritual warrior is not someone who imagines future victories to come, but is the individual who is willing to step…[more]

Writing:

The Secret Teaching of the Ages

Guy Finley explains that a "prisoner" mentality is one that blames anything outside of you for the pain you have.

Writing:

Start Choosing What You Really Want

Guy Finley reminds us that you do not have to accept any condition that compromises your happiness.

Audio:

The Difference Between Just Living and Real Life

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about the choice we have to either passively exist -- having our lives lived for us -- or to become conscious that we are…[more]

Audio:

Let Truth Bring You To Tremble

In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about prayer, which is intended to help reveal to us the whole of our character, including the parts of us that resist being…[more]

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Have a Happier Relationship with Life

Spiritual work is always interior work first, explains Guy Finley.

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Six Eye-Opening Insights to Start True Self-Healing

Guy Finley reminds us that the Living Light never shows us anything in ourselves that it hasn't already started to change for us.

Audio:

End the Misery of Motivating Yourself

In this incredible podcast, Guy Finley reveals some startling, life-changing facts about motivation that, up until now, have been hidden in plain sight.

Writing:

The Un-Possessable

Like a flower that emerges from rocky soil
Only on a fully moonlit night, Truth appears
And its fragrance enriches whoever waits near.
Then suddenly, just as it appears
On…[more]

Audio:

Comes the Snow Before the Spring

In this podcast, Guy Finley talks about how conflict is born in those moments when our expectations about how life ought to unfold meet reality.

Writing:

Liberate Yourself From Self-Limiting Thoughts and Feelings

Guy Finley explains that we should do what's in our power and refuse to be discouraged about anything else.

Writing:

Seven Insights Into True Silence

We have within us a new, higher vantage point -- a very special part of ourselves within which we may be at peace regardless of what goes on around us.…[more]

Audio:

Letting Go: A Little Bit at a Time

In this extraordinary podcast, Guy Finley reveals the higher understanding that is necessary to Let Go and find the Truly Fearless and Free Life!

Writing:

How You Can Be the Light of the World

Each of us is created to be the Light of the world, explains Guy Finley.

Writing:

Let Love Lead You Home

Love is a latent interior "hunger" we all feel through our longing to know -- deeply -- someone or something to which we are drawn. And Love understands that whatever…[more]

Writing:

Take Back Authority Over Your Own Life

Our purpose in life, explains Guy Finley, should be to challenge and rise above every wrong feeling by finding the higher ground within.

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Chart a New Course Through Any Dark Moment

Guy Finley explains that it's what we do inwardly -- with what takes place outwardly -- that alone has the power to transform our lives.

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Uncertainty

Guy Finley discusses the "Lighter" -- secretly bright -- side of uncertainty, and reveals how our True Nature can lift us above the fear and worry that would pull us…[more]

Audio:

Some Notes on Natural Detachment from Negative States

In this extraordinary new podcast, Guy Finley talks about the difference between real freedom and the search for freedom born out of trying to escape a negative state.

Audio:

New Knowledge to Help You Outgrow Negative States

In this podcast, Guy Finley explains why pure awareness is the only answer for fear, frustration, anxiety, stress, anger, or any other life-stealing negative state.

Writing:

Stop Self-Stalling and Become Self-Starting

Never again look for a way out of any anxious condition, explains Guy Finley. Look instead for a way to see through it.

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Detect, Stop, and Drop Inner "Voices"

Any time is the right time to go quiet, explains author Guy Finley.

Audio:

Seek the Source of Self-Perfection

In this podcast, Guy Finley, best-selling author of The Essential Laws of Fearless Living, reveals how every human being is created with the potential of perfectly reflecting all that is…[more]

Writing:

The Power to Never Feel Powerless Again

Real power, explains Guy Finley, is knowing we already possess everything we need to succeed in the moment, as we would wish it.

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Never Again Feel Like a Victim!

Our experience of any passing event -- for the pain or pleasure of it, explains Guy Finley -- is the product of how we see it.

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Sow the Seeds of a Consistent Kindness

To sow spiritual seeds, explains Guy Finley, means that we do spiritual work.

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Challenge Fear's Right to Rule Your Life

The seemingly scary condition, whatever it may be, is not the problem, says Guy Finley. It is your reaction that is fearful.

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Walk Through Whatever Frightens You

Life is beginning again everywhere, explains Guy Finley -- and so can we, if we are willing.

Audio:

A Short Talk on Reincarnation

In this podcast, Guy Finley reveals the true, practical meaning behind the idea of reincarnation.

Writing:

Why You Should Feel Encouraged

The light from one small moment of honest self-inquiry, explains Guy Finley, is more powerful than the accumulated darkness of a million years of doubt.

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Get to the Bottom of What's Betraying You

We value negative states, explains Guy Finley, because of the strong sense of self we get from them.

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Unmask the Three Thieves of Peace

One reason why negative states sneak in so easily to steal our peace, explains Guy Finley, is that we have been conditioned to believe in their right to punish us.

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Discover a Peace that Never Goes to Pieces

Guy Finley explains that if our peace is built upon worldly forms, then it will be, at best, a temporary peace.

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Rise Above the Negativity of Others

One of the important aspects of this Work, explains Guy Finley, is beginning to employ its principles in our everyday lives.

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The Quiet Beauty of Being Inwardly Balanced

We must start to become conscious of the movement produced by our thoughts and feelings, explains Guy Finley, because it is their movement that presently drives us to seek balance.

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Snap Yourself Out of Psychic Slumber

You may not be able to think your way out of a nagging problem, says Guy Finley, but you can see your way clear of it.

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Five Great Illusions Keeping You from Letting Go

Guy Finley urges us to see through false illusions that keep us from letting go.

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Wake Up and Walk Away from Whatever is Pulling You Down

We are here on earth, explains Guy Finley, to grow beyond the limiting influences of our own unawakened nature.

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Let Go and Grow Beyond Negative States

Drop whatever would define and limit you, explains Guy Finley, by bringing yourself back into the great and unconditioned Now where all is one.

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Use This Light to Help You Make a New Beginning in Life

Starting life over again is the key to a new you, explains Guy Finley.

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The Spiritual Secret that Allows You to Defeat Any Discouragement

Awareness is a living and intelligent feature, explains Guy Finley, of the ever-present Now within which it dwells.

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Five Truths That Make You Victorious

Guy Finley explains that nothing in life can stop you from starting your life all over.

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Loneliness

Guy Finley provides a deeper understanding of what drives us into loneliness and despair and how we find freedom from these negative states. Learn about growing spiritually by recognizing and…[more]

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Stop Struggling with Others

When we're angry or resentful for what has happened in our lives, the real enemy is not ouside of us, explains Guy Finley -- it's what we don't yet know…[more]

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A Winning Solution to Ending Dark Inner Dialogues

If inner dialogues were left to themselves as they popped into our mind, explains Guy Finley, they'd be as powerless to disturb us as an echo is to change its…[more]

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Free Yourself From False Suffering

Guy Finley explains how our perception produces what we experience.

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For True Self-Command Just Stop, Look, and Listen

When the false self throws terrifying shadows, says Guy Finley, you must work to cast Inner Light.

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Spiritual Weariness

Guy Finley discusses how to keep alive the zeal for awakening and self-work, and to persist on the path to self-knowledge. Learn about the self-honesty that allows you to overcome…[more]

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Wake Up and Walk Out of the Cell of Yourself

Whenever we find ourselves in some "unwanted" part of ourselves, perhaps reliving an old heartache or caught in the throes of some irrepressible anger, old fear, or unyielding worry, part…[more]

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Stand on the Ground of Your True Self

When you don't -- when you consciously won't -- express some negative state, explains Guy Finley, you are literally asking for awareness of a Higher Self.

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Unleash the Power of Present Living

Any lingering sadness, explains Guy Finley, is an unnatural life-form kept breathing by the false self's reluctance to let it go.

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Be the Ruler of Your Own Reactions

Who you really are, explains Guy Finley, is an endless learning ground, a limitless possibility for higher and higher self-discovery.

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Go from Storms to Sunny Skies

Fighting the storm by resisting its winds and rain, explains Guy Finley, will do no good.

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Practice the Principle of Being Present

Use the powerful principles presented in this talk to step out of the pain-filled worlds of imagination, and into the one True world of authentic inner-peace.

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Abuse

Nothing can grow true, strong, and healthy that lives under the dark shadow of abuse -- whether it's an abusive relationship or the abuse inflicted by mean-spirited thoughts and feelings.…[more]

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Step Up and Away from Punishing Feelings

We punish ourselves with unhappy feelings, explains Guy Finley, because we've been tricked into thinking self-hurt is self-help.

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True Revolution

A special writing by Guy Finley on what it truly means to be a peaceful and peace-filled human being.

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Start Planting the Seeds of Peace

Guy Finley explains if we are ever to realize the integrity and consistent kindness of our True Nature, if we long to know something of heaven while we live on…[more]

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A New Inner Understanding to Put You in Charge of All Outer Circumstances

Barring those moments when we find ourselves in real physical danger, conditions, of themselves, have absolutely no authority over us. It's true. No event or circumstance has any power to…[more]

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Rejection

Guy Finley discusses failure, rejection, and the stress-filled darkness of feeling forsaken or unworthy. Learn what it means to have your own life and to move past the conviction that…[more]

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The Power to Dismiss Discontentment From Your Life

The discontented nature, explains Guy Finley, always requires that something be wrong in order for it to set it right.

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You Can Conquer Any Condition

The only power negativity has over us, explains Guy Finley, is the power we give it.

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Let Go of the Little Things in Life

Learning to let go and to live in the Now, explains Guy Finley, is the same as catching ourselves holding onto what limits us and then deliberately dropping these self-imposed…[more]

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Dealing with Healing Ourselves

Guy Finley explains the power in seeing that we are actively involved with unseen thoughts and feelings that compromise us.

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The Little Boy Who Laughed Away the "Haunted" House

If we will courageously examine every frightening thought that goes through our minds to see if it is based in reality, explains Guy Finley, we will eventually discover that there…[more]

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An Advanced Lesson in Letting Go

The real act of letting go, explains Guy Finley, is first an interior action, followed, if needful, by a wiser exterior action.

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The Will and the Way to be Inwardly Still

When it feels as though the world is whirling around us, explains Guy Finley, what we need to understand is that the whirling is not outside of us but is…[more]

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Keys to Consciously Changing Yourself

Guy explains that one of the primary reasons why we don't change is because there's no space in our life. He shows how real change requires we agree to the…[more]

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Let Me Run With You

Forget this world with its intermittent streams, whose waters begin and end. Search out the Ocean, and stand in Her surge until the waves wash away the shores of your…[more]

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The Untouchable Mind

We have a chance, explains Guy Finley, to actually begin to recognize and realize what it would mean to be able to sit in a room and not have our…[more]

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The New Self-Understanding that Makes You Unstoppable

We live in a world, explains Guy Finley, that is established for us to succeed in realizing that within us dwells an Intelligence beyond fear.

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Realize the Bright, Noble, and Ever-Ascending Life

When we attempt to do what is not within our power, explains Guy Finley, we only succeed in making ourselves miserable.

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The Right Choice That Keeps You Safe

Guy Finley reminds us that no negative state wants what is right for you.

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How to Develop a New Attitude and a New Altitude in Life

A young woman once decided that her best chance of getting hired by a company doing geological survey work in the Alaskan wilderness was to earn a private license to…[more]

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Break Out of the Blame Game

Negative emotions cannot exist, explains Guy Finley, without having something to blame for their punishing presence.

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A Rainbow in the Deep

A special writing by Guy Finley which beautifully and poignantly explains that the world from which we sow is the world within which we reap. Originally presented at a classroom…[more]

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You Are Not Who You Think You Are

Events may happen to you, explains Guy Finley, but you are not the event.

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A Great Lesson in Letting Go

We must no longer lend ourselves, explains Guy Finley, to the will of any dark state looking to use us as its vehicle.

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Find New Strength in Awakened Attention

Guy Finley illustrates that wherever you place your attention, you give life to that seed of thought.

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Three New Choices That Dismiss Dark Conditions

Guy Finley sheds light on the fact that negative reactions to unwanted events do nothing to cure them.

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Persistence

Learn why persistence is such a critical part of your spiritual work.

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Secrets for Stress-Free Living

Guy Finley helps us to see that "scary" life-moments are as powerless to punish us as is a make-believe monster on the movie screen.

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The Love of Winter

In pure barrenness, explains Guy Finley, there dwells an honest beauty.

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Walk Lightly Through Life

It is not our life that must change, explains Guy Finley, but our view of our life.

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Wake Up and Break Up the Stress Cycle

We must learn what it means to reach for a whole new place within ourselves, explains Guy Finley, from where it's possible to see that our present thoughts and feelings…[more]

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Five Truths That Make You Victorious

Nothing in life, explains Guy Finley, can stop you from starting your life all over, at anytime.

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Free Yourself from Useless Fear and Frustration

The root of that which is forever seeking acceptance and approval in us, explains Guy Finley, is that which is forever telling us that we are unacceptable as we are.

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Ask God to be in Charge of Your Life Without Telling How

The type of prayer that brings true fulfillment, explains Guy Finley, starts not with asking God for what you think you need to be fulfilled, but instead asking God to…[more]

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Knowledge to Be Stronger Than Whatever Shakes You

Before we can learn to free ourselves from our own fearful reactions to unwanted events, explains Guy Finley, we must realize just how worthless fear actually is.

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The Work and Reward of Just Being Yourself

Looking for freedom in powers or possessions, explains Guy Finley, ensures that we will always be their captive for fear of losing them.

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The First Step in True Self-Transformation

The difference between living Now and living "then," explains Guy Finley, is the difference between living in a thought nature vs. living in our True Nature.

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Practicing the Presence of Peacefulness

Negative states born of nothing other than conflict-filled, comparative thinking, explains Guy Finley, steal into us to squander our peace one hundred times a day.

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Attract Positive Life Results with This Powerful Secret Principle

If we can see, explains Guy Finley, how positive inner states lead to positive life experiences, then we can also see that negative inner states must attract negative results.

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Two Ways to Raise Your Level of Spiritual Freedom

We are spiritually free, explains Guy Finley, when not one part of us harbors any hatred or resentment for any other human being.

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Enter the Great Estate of Your True Self

No one ever feels small in life, explains Guy Finley, who hasn't first been fooled into believing that there is nothing bigger than those small thoughts and feelings through which…[more]

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Find Lasting Self-Renewal in Self-Release

The reason why Truth sets you free, explains Guy Finley, is because it alone reveals that what you are held captive by has no reality outside of your wish to…[more]

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Take the Step that You're Sure You Can't

Guy Finley shows us that, no matter how hard it seems to start fresh or learn something new, who you really are is greater than any part of yourself which…[more]

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The Ten Traits of the True Spiritual Warrior

Guy Finley outlines the ten traits of a True Spiritual Warrior.

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Negative Imagination

Guy Finley discusses the draining energy of negative imagination and how images drawn from our memories seem to validate our discouragement.

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A Higher Lesson in Life Levels that Leads to a New Life

Guy Finley describes for us how a higher conscious awareness empowers us to be one with all that exists in the kingdom of creation.

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Sow the Seeds of a Higher and Happier Life

If we are ever to realize, explains Guy Finley, the integrity and consistent kindness of our True Nature, if we long to know something of heaven while we live on…[more]

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Break Through to a Totally New You

By rising above any self-righteousness that wants us to blame others for how we feel, explains Guy Finley, we gain an entirely new perspective on this useless reaction and learn…[more]

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The Power to be at Peace with Your Life

The first part of these new lessons in learning to live from your Higher Self and the prayer exercises that attend them is that the next time you feel yourself…[more]

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Develop the Indomitable Self in You

In this world that you and I live in, response is request. We can slightly enlarge this idea by restating it this way: The way you respond to life is…[more]

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Turn Any Dark Condition Into a Healing Light

When we don't understand our negative states, when we have yet to realize how they trick us into doing their bidding, they have the power to make us jump through…[more]

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Start Seeing Through the Blame Game

The question of why we find ourselves stuck in the same old rut, explains Guy Finley, can't be answered by the old self that asked the question in the first…[more]

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The One Power Greater Than Any Inner Disturbance

Choose not to let dark disturbances take hold of you, encourages Guy Finley, but to instead let them pass you by as you would any unwelcome guest.

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Cancel the Secret Cause of Self-Captivity

Learning to question old, negative reactions and feelings, explains Guy Finley, is the first step to breaking out of their dark captivity.

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Never Discourage Over Your Present Location

Those who choose, explains Guy Finley, to stay the course over staying in negative, painful places find themselves that much closer to True Freedom.

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Self-Justification

Guy Finley discusses how to get past justifying weakness and negative states through awareness of our pained condition and surrendering ourselves to a higher strength.

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Eleven Laws That Lift You to the Next Life Level

The only thing that holds us down is what we don't yet know about ourselves. This insight explains why our ability to learn the truth about ourselves, to increase our…[more]

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The Secret Understanding That Makes Painful Events Disappear

By changing the ingredients of our life recipe from false images and negativity to awareness and understanding, we discover a new sweetness in life.

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The Secret of Making a New and True Beginning

Guy Finley explains that a new and true future begins with planting seeds of change in the now.

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Step Past Secret Self-Limitations

In this key lesson Guy Finley encourages us to see through the false nature that would keep us from moving forward through any uncertainty and doubt.

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Three New Choices That Dismiss Dark Conditions

Guy Finley explains how by meeting unwanted moments with negativity we only serve to further cement the darkness within us.

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Take This New Attitude Toward Whatever Makes You Ache

Guy Finley sheds light on the understanding that the lies of negativity and darkness are only powered by our willingness to let them rule us.

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Remember Your True Identity and Realize Self-Liberation

Guy Finley explains that staying on the path to a truly awakened life requires continually saying NO to those unconscious parts of us that are full of doubt and darkness.

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Dealing with the Darkness We Get from Others

In this lesson Guy Finley explains how we can either choose to get negative about other people's bad behavior (which doesn't help us), or we can choose a different kind…[more]

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Release Yourself From Yourself

In this key lesson Guy Finley explains how the now is meant to always be new.

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A Simple Instruction for the Regeneration of the Soul

In this lesson, Guy Finley illustrates how we can begin to become aware of the unconscious chain of pain and conflict that we pass along to others when we are…[more]

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How to Make all of Life be Just for You

In this short writing Guy Finley explains how we must revisit the same painful lessons over and over again until we begin to put the Truth first in our lives.…[more]

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Self-Correction Is Self-Elevation

A short writing by Guy Finley showing how Higher Freedom comes to us in direct proportion to what we are willing to learn about ourselves

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New Answers that Bring a New Life

Guy Finley shows how our experience of life is a direct result of who and what we are, and how we can begin today to bring about a new experience…[more]

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Live in Harmony with Reality

Guy Finley shows how we can begin enjoying True Success by agreeing to accept the lessons life has for us.

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Helping Ourselves and Others Break the Circle of Suffering

Guy Finley shows the one way for breaking the cycle of conflict, hatred, and pain that arise in human relationships.

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How to Live Life on Your Own Terms

Guy Finley talks about how to escape the punishment inherent in wanting to be approved by others.

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With Eyes to See

A poem by Guy Finley on the wonders of contemplation.

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Cancel the Cause of Self-Captivity

A lesson revealing the extra effort needed on our part to realize True Freedom.

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Nullify Negative States with New Knowledge

An excerpt from Seeker's Guide explaining how to break our relationship with negative states.

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The Secret of Owning Your Own Life

Powerful insights from best-selling author Guy Finley show how we can bring an end to our punishing need for approval.

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Put Yourself in the Driver's Seat

A writing by Guy Finley extracted from The Secret of Letting Go revealing the secrets of what it takes to take control of our lives.

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Prayer in Action

Prayer in Action: Seven silent prayers to turn your life around

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Meditation & Prayer

Meditation & Prayer can show you how to let go and know that Life is complete and so are you!

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Anxiety

Seeing through self-destructive anxiety.

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Feeling Overwhelmed

Learn to see through any anxious condition of feeling overwhelmed.

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Anger Management

Learn anger management, how to never again be tricked into feeling bad about anything!

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Happiness

Happiness is seeing all dark states as passing clouds, behind which sits The Sun!

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Blame Game

There is no profit in blaming your lot in life on other people or an uncaring world. Escape the dark punishing captivity inherent in blame.

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Recovery

In Recovery the Light from one small moment of honest self-inquiry is more powerful than the accumulated darkness of a million years of doubt.

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Starting Over

How to make a truly Fresh Start starting over!

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Painful Patterns

Breaking out of old painful patterns, habits, and recuring problems.

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Peace of Mind

When you want to know peace of mind and the powers that circulate through a quiet mind, you must take yourself to that place where this Silent Strength can make…[more]

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Quiet The Mind

Bring an end to the struggle to quiet the mind!

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Look in the Right Direction 

The answers to all of life's questions can be found WITHIN you. Three ways to start asking the right questions.

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5 Personal Practices That Put Anxiety Out of Business

Your conscious participation in inner exercises, such as these five practices, is the only way to awaken the will you need so that one day you never have to answer…[more]

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10 Ways to Tell the World You've Lost Interest in Being You

The true spiritual path begins and ends with what you already are. Use these 10 insights to tell the world you've lost interest in being you.

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Three New Choices That Dismiss Dark Conditions

Learn how you can turn any unwanted moment into a stepping stone toward a higher level of self-command.

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Let Go and Know Peace

Discover an altogether new kind of peace in your life as you learn to let go.

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The Secret of Owning Your Own Life

Discover ten powerful new ways to begin changing your view of your own life. Plus learn the one power greater than any disturbance.

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Spiritual Practices and the Presence of God

Spiritual Practices and the Presence of God

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What Love Has Made

What Love Has Made Me

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Always You

Put God First

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You Can Be Stronger Than Any Dark Spirit

You Can Be Stronger Than Any Dark Spirit

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Let Higher Facts Free You from a Painful Past

Let Higher Facts Free You From a Painful Past

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The Right Request for Spiritual Rebirth

Let Go of Self and Experience Spiritual Rebirth

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Abolish Harmful Inner Voices

Bring more light into your life by patient inner investigation.

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Jump In

Life will fill whatever you empty. Be hollow. Let the winds of change play you instead of punish you.

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Nullify Negative States with New Knowledge

How to deal with negative states.

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Wake Up and Be Free of Fear and Worries

Take these steps to make fear and worry disappear

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Let the Following Higher Hints Help You to Choose In Favor of Your True Self

Use this list of ten powerful insights to begin choosing in favor of your True Self.