LOVE: Own Who You Are
Who has the final say so in your life? Who do you credit the riches that resulted from the decisions that led to prosperity? To whom do you place blame, and require an account of, when the decisions made,by this same authority, lead to or add upon the poverty in your life?
It's safe to assume that whomever you acknowledge as the holder of this privilege can, in confidence, stand to receive his praise, along with rewards associated with the decisions he made. Yes? Well if that be so, should not the one who makes the decision, that leads to perceived error, also stand, in confidence of ownership, to receive the rewards associated with these decisions as well?
This is the divide we find ourselves at. We, in our independence, will most certainly revel in the fruits of our decisions and actions that lead to prosperity, yet, in that same spirit of independence, we look to hand off the responsibility to announce ownership of the things that lead to lack in our lives.
If only I wasn't discriminated against because of the color of my skin. If the government would just pass one more bill to give me an assurance in my belief that they are responsible for my state, and OWE me a reparation. Man, the police don't wanna see me make it. If somebody would just give me a job, I'd be straight.
These are some of the things we say when our declaration of independence comes against an equal force of oppression to challenge that belief in our life. We demand that the way of the world acknowledge our ownership as we pursue the fruits of prosperity, yet we cry for its rescue like it owes us as much, because what it gave us is responsible for the lack in our life.
We can accept the fruits of prosperity as a sign of independence but can we declare independence, when it comes time to decide a belief, an emotion, and a recourse in action, when the world's recompense of our decisions, made knowingly and unknowingly, appear to lead to lack and poverty?
True independence, or FREEDOM, is made manifest when you accept responsibility for every aspect of your life, and look to blame NO ONE, as you take OWNERSHIP of every reward that is associated with the decisions made concerning your life.
You must learn to OWN every aspect of your life, especially everything that happened, to get you to this point. There is no prosperity unless it can be compared to lack. You can only truly know prosperity's goodness in comparison to the level you know the extent of poverty. You must OWN the understanding.
You can not determine responsibility according to how you feel about the outcome of the decisions you make in your life. When you do that you also establish the ownership of those feelings. Your feelings are a reward of that decision and who ever owns it can do whatever they want to do with it. If you don't own the responsibility, you also can't lay claim of the rewards that responsibility produces; mainly your feelings. If you don't own your feelings, then they are not at your direction, and run along according to the power that owns it. It's no wonder we feel out of control when we consider the pain in our life that we believe was the responsibility of someone else actions.
When you accept the responsibility for the impact you allow in your life, you will understand that you are the one who can then decide what's done with what you received because of your ownership. You see, its not what you own that determines what you get. It's what you do with what you have, that determines what you get.
Ownership requires proof. The acceptance of responsibility proves ownership. Become responsible for YOURSELF and prove it in your response to what you are given.
"These are the generations of the heavens and of the earth when they were created, in the day that the LORD God made the earth and the heavens, And every plant of the field before it was in the earth, and every herb of the field before it grew: for the LORD God had not caused it to rain upon the earth, and there was not a man to till the ground. But there went up a mist from the earth, and watered the whole face of the ground. And the LORD God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul." Gen 2:4-7
I submit this is your gift of life and the manifestation of its ownership. To till, or cultivate, or work, or prepare to be fruitful, the land of your existent, is your purpose. Own this truth and cause it to be proved in your life.
Be fruitful, multiply, and subdue (cause to be be subject to you) the land of your life, by right of ownership.
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