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The 10 Commandments of Love

Heart Baloons

  1. I Am the Way, the truth, and the Life. No one comes to the Father but through me. But take cheer: I and the Father are one.
  2. If you seek a god, one in whom to place your trust, adoration, and worship then look to me. I am the One. I am the Self-Existant One. Before anything was I am. You have no need nor would you benefit from seeking another.
  3. If you join yourself to me accept and my gift of son-ship, honor Me and My Name.
  4. I reserve for you one day in seven in which you can rest from your labor and to renew and even deepen your relationship to Me.
  5. Honor your father and your mother and I promise that I will honor you with long life and favor.
  6. Above all things else, seek to preserve the life of your fellow man for I morn the death of any of my children.
  7. Be faithful to me, your spouse, and your brothers and sisters.
  8. Respect the property of your brother or sisters. Enjoy the things that I have blessed you with as your brothers and sisters enjoy my blessings upon them.
  9. Let all the words from your mouth be full of wisdom, grace,and truth. Make it your goal to always use your tongue to benefit your brother or sister.
  10. If you need anything, ask me. Trust me to provide for your desires, wants, and needs. I will supply you with every good and beneficial thing if you would but ask.

My Objections to the Science of Getting Rich

I just finished the 7 Free Lessons of the Science of Getting Rich program offered by Bob Proctor’s LifeSuccess® Productions. These lessons are a good summary of the DVD, “The Secret” and they offer additional tips for those wanting to apply the “Law of Attraction” to become prosperous (rich).

I have a problem with the idea of promoting spirituality as a means of getting rich. Now I deliberately use the term “spirituality” to apply to the teachings of “The Secret” and the Science of Getting Rich Program. Indeed, what originally led me to look into this phenomena was the ease in which I could find biblical support for some of teachings of Michael Beckwith, Jack Canfield, Bob Proctor, and others featured in the video. I will leave off Esther Hicks-Abraham for now, I will probably devote a full week on his/her/its/their teaching.

This brings me to the purpose of this post. After finishing lesson number 7, it dawned on me what the program was REALLY all about. The free lessons contained the secret, but not WHOLE the secret. Just enough to entice me into into buying into the complete SGR program.

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