There is some pretty lightweight coaching and teaching out there. It makes you wonder what planet some of these people are living on.
In my inbox today was a link to the following “profound” teaching (thing is, I know the teacher, she reads my writings and I know she’s a very nice person):
Whatever you want, apparently—whether it is money, time, health, love, friendship—these 5 steps will give you the tools to attract blessings in your life.
Step 1: Know what you want and DESIRE to receive it
Know that it is what God wants for you. Then have a desire to receive it.
Step 2: ASK for it to come into your life
Ask God. Ask Angels. Ask the Universe.
Step 3: BELIEVE you can have it and it will happen
Have faith in your desire being manifest.
Step 4: Let go and ALLOW
Allow spirit to work for you and follow through on any inspired action.
Step 5: Receive your desire in GRATITUDE
Express your thankfulness to God and the Divine.
So, nothing about eating right if you want to be healthy then—you just attract it? If you want money, just think hard, ask God. Ask the Angels. Ask the Universe. There’s absolutely no need for you to do any work. People will just throw money your way, even if you have nothing to give in return?
Friendship? No need to work on your patterns, communication skills and emotional set point. Someone will walk into your life and love you to pieces forever, no matter how obnoxiously you behave?
I don’t think so. Continue reading