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I have been thinking about it for quite a while, and I’ve decided that I’m going to share my spiritual beliefs here on the blog. I follow my own path, which has a name, but not one I’ll share at this time. For purpose of discussion, I’ll call it the “Way of Universal Balance”. This is my path, and I don’t expect anyone else to follow it or believe in it. This is just my way, and I want to share it with all of you.
I was leery of doing this for a few reasons. For one, The name of those I follow is something very meaningful to me. It represents something very deep and powerful and I didn’t want it out there on the internet getting used as some species type for a lame RPG or otherwise getting maligned. For that reason, I have given a more common name to my beliefs.
Another thing that worried me was the possibility that people would think I’m batshit crazy. The truth is, a lot of people already think that, and their opinions shouldn’t really matter to me. I also worried that people would give me a hard time for not believing what they believe and tell me that I’m wrong. Again, their opinions shouldn’t really matter to me. I know what I believe in my heart, I know that I do my best to live a good life and be a good person. Anything beyond that doesn’t really matter.
So, despite the problems I may incur from doing this, I’m going to do it. I even created a new category called Spirituality so that I’d have a place to put it all. I already had spirituality-related posts that fit there anyway. I feel that in sharing a few things may happen. For one, people will get a better understanding of who I am and what I believe. I do want for people to understand me and not have the misconceptions that so many of them have about me. I also think that people may become enlightened by what I have to say. They may choose to follow my path, or they may open up to a true path for themselves. Either one would be a good thing.
So there will be posts in the future on this topic. I’m not sure how to put it all down, but I’m going to try. The truth is, I don’t have it all figured out myself. There are still many unanswered questions. As I mentioned in a couple of other posts, I’m still finding my spiritual path and sorting myself and my beliefs out from the rest of the world, and even from what I held dear in the past. Faith can change like anything else in life, so this is a journey in progress.
The following is an outline of the topics I intend to cover. Some of these topics may require multiple posts.
The Way of Universal Balance
- What Do You Follow?
- What is God?
- Personal Code of the Way
- The Energy of the Universe
- Prayer and Meditation
- The Power of Chanting
- Energy Healing
- Magic and Its Uses
- Spiritual Tools and Spaces
- The Book of Power
- The Cycle of Life
I hope that you will read the posts and that they will educate or inspire you. If you have any questions or just want to discuss faith in a polite, mature manner, feel free to comment on any of the posts. Just remember, hateful comments of any kind against me or other readers will be deleted and you will be banned.