God wants to take care of you. Put your faith and trust in Him. And follow His Word and commands! Know how it is to live in God's precious Grace and feel His love! Grace and love is all that matters...without these our life is a waste, devoid of all magic and mystery. Please God at all times to earn His Grace and love, by doing good deeds and following His Word with full faith and devotion! Love God with all your heart, mind, body and soul!
~Eireen Peace card from Goddess Guidance Oracle Cards by Doreen Virtue~
Concept of Salvation in Different Religions Almost people belonging to all faiths accede to the fact that attaining salvation is the end of the spiritual journey. They have cottoned on to the fact that without getting salvation, they will not be free from the cycle of death and birth.
12 Days With Dr. Ruth Beechick – Science to Match Scripture
"We believe that the Mystery of Baptism completes our purification through the remission of the sins of our hearts, Chrismation activates our illumination by making us temples of the Holy Spirit, where the Holy Spirit resides in our hearts as new members of the Body of Christ, and through Holy Communion we come to know Christ entirely in His glory every time we partake of it. We do not believe this magically happens..." (John Sanidopoulos)
The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge. NPR rec. It's the story of Faith Sunderly, her naturalist father's mysterious murder and the magical tree that grows truth-revealing fruits only when Faith whispers lies to it.