"What shall it profit a man, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul?"
— Mark 8:36
There are so many ways one can look at the question above that Jesus asked the people and his disciples. When one thinks about what Jesus was asking it is so true with so many people in today’s experience.
Through the thoughts we get from the Universe and the action we take on those thoughts, we create our own personal world. Each person has his or her own life to live. We each create things that make life what should be a joy and not a burden to ourselves or others. The work done each day should be in balance so the body and mind can function as one and create joy. I know to some that sounds like I am coming from way out in left field.
We each have an inner soul that needs to be nourished as well as the physical body we have that houses the inner soul. Jesus called the inner soul “the Father within” and one of the spiritual mentors, Ralph Waldo Emerson, called it the “Oversoul.”...